A spy is somebody who has secrets. They are people who are usually employed by a governmental organization to find out information about potential threats. To spy on someone is to keep a close eye on somebody’s behaviors and actions. Spies have been used in major global conflicts, for example in the Cold War and both World Wars. Virginia Hall was an American spy with the British Special Operations Executive during World War Two. She helped organize the efforts of the French Resistance in occupied France, using the cover of a reporter for the New York Post. She narrowly escaped arrest by the Nazis, and fled to Spain, where she was later picked up by the US forces.

How do you become a spy?

The basic requirements to become a spy include not being in trouble with the law, not doing drugs, going to college, being ready to travel, and being a citizen. The application process will involve several rounds of interview, tests, with extensive checks into your character, reliability, and judgement. Each organization will have different requirements to become a spy and the process generally takes from 6 months to 2 years.

What do spies do?

Spies are often collecting valuable information for the nation’s decision makers as well as risking their lives in the process. The life of a spy is much different than what is depicted in the movies. Much of what spies do is psychology-based and includes acting. Spies are able to read people, sell people an idea, establish strong human relationships, figure out what motivates people, and manipulate people to get the information they want.

What are the qualities of a spy?

The qualities of a spy include being low-key, being able to blend with the general public very well, observational skills, and interpersonal skills. Other qualities are self-reliance, bravery, intelligence, and creativity, integrity, honor, courage, flexibility, confidence, and humility. Amiability, being subjective, and having sense of humor are also important qualities that a spy should possess.

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5’5” | 1.64 m
Tales of Suspense #52 (April, 1964)
Black Widow
164.000
1964.00
238000
3D
Black Widow
5’7” | 1.70 m
Mission: Impossible (1996)
Ethan Hunt
170.000
1996.00
11000
3D
Ethan Hunt
Jack Ryan
337000
6’3” | 1.91 m
Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan (2018)
Jack Ryan
191.000
2018.00
337000
3D
Jack Ryan
6’1” | 1.85 m
GoldenEye (1995)
James Bond (Brosnan)
185.000
1995.00
7100
3D
James Bond (Brosnan)
6’2” | 1.88 m
Dr. No (1962)
James Bond (Connery)
188.000
1962.00
10400
3D
James Bond (Connery)
5’10” | 1.78 m
Casino Royale (2006)
James Bond (Craig)
178.000
2006.00
15500
3D
James Bond (Craig)
6’2” | 1.88 m
The Living Daylights (1987)
James Bond (Dalton)
188.000
1987.00
2950
3D
James Bond (Dalton)
6’1” | 1.85 m
Live and Let Die (1973)
James Bond (Moore)
185.000
1973.00
3550
3D
James Bond (Moore)
5’10” | 1.78 m
The Bourne Identity (2002)
Jason Bourne
178.000
2002.00
105000
3D
Jason Bourne
6’2” | 1.88 m
Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos #1 (May, 1963)
Nick Fury
188.000
1963.00
54000
3D
Nick Fury
5'7" | 1.70 m
Tales of Suspense #75 (March 1966)
Peggy Carter
170.000
1966.00
49000
3D
Peggy Carter
6’0" | 1.83 m
Captain America Comics #1 (March 1941)
Winter Soldier
183.000
1941.00
117000
3D
Winter Soldier
Nick Fury
Pair of drawings of Nick fury standing in relaxed and dodging postures

Nick Fury is a spy and veteran S.H.I.E.L.D. operative that appears throughout Marvel Comics. Typically assumed to be the leader of the superhero counter-terrorism agency S.H.I.E.L.D., Fury is a master military tactician with a mysterious past as a war soldier and member of the C.I.A. Nick Fury debuted by Marvel in Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos #1 released in May, 1963 and first appeared in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Iron Man (2008).

Nick Fury is portrayed by Samuel L. Jackson in the MCU at a height of 6’2” (1.88 m), but is 6’1” (1.85 m) in the comics.

Elevation illustrations of Nick Fury in side profile with his hands on his hips and aiming a pistol
Nick Fury is a spy and veteran S.H.I.E.L.D. operative that appears throughout Marvel Comics. Typically assumed to be the leader of the superhero counter-terrorism agency S.H.I.E.L.D., Fury is a master military tactician with a mysterious past as a war soldier and member of the C.I.A.

Nick Fury is portrayed by Samuel L. Jackson in the MCU at a height of 6’2” (1.88 m), but is 6’1” (1.85 m) in the comics.

Elevation illustrations of Nick Fury in side profile with his hands on his hips and aiming a pistol
Nick Fury
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6’2” | 1.88 m
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6’1” | 1.85 m
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Portrayed by (MCU): Samuel L. Jackson

Powers
Military strategist; longevity; armed and unarmed combat
Real Name
Nicholas Joseph “Nick” Fury
First Appearance
Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos #1 (May, 1963)

Drawings include:
Nick Fury standing (front), standing (side), dodging, shooting

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Peggy Carter
Collection of scaled height drawings of Peggy Carter and other MCU characters

Peggy Carter also known as Margaret Carter is a fictional British S.H.I.E.L.D. agent in Agent Carter and the extended Marvel franchise. One of the first female agents in the Strategic Scientific Reserve (which later became S.H.I.E.L.D.), Peggy is a force to be reckoned with. She has no superpowers, but is a talented spy, sharp as a whip, and skilled in both hand-to-hand combat and marksmanship. She falls in love with Steve Rogers, but they are separated when he is cryogenically frozen. Her grand-niece, Sharon Carter, follows in her footsteps as a S.H.I.E.L.D agent.

Peggy Carter is portrayed by Hayley Atwell in the MCU with a height of 5'7" (1.70 m). The comic book height of Peggy Carter is 5’5” (1.65 m).

Set of dimensioned height drawings of Peggy Carter in various postures
Peggy Carter also known as Margaret Carter is a fictional British S.H.I.E.L.D. agent in Agent Carter and the extended Marvel franchise. One of the first female agents in the Strategic Scientific Reserve (which later became S.H.I.E.L.D.), Peggy is a force to be reckoned with even without superpowers.

Peggy Carter is portrayed by Hayley Atwell in the MCU with a height of 5'7" (1.70 m). The comic book height of Peggy Carter is 5’5” (1.65 m).

Set of dimensioned height drawings of Peggy Carter in various postures
Peggy Carter
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5'7" | 1.70 m
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5’5” | 1.65 m
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Portrayed by (MCU): Hayley Atwell

Powers
Tactician; marksman
Real Name
First Appearance
Tales of Suspense #75 (March 1966)

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Peggy Carter front elevation (assorted), side, fighting

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Ethan Hunt
Size comparison drawings of Ethan Hunt comparing the heights of other related characters from action films

Ethan Hunt is the fictional character most famously played by Tom Cruise in the movie Mission Impossible. Ethan Hunt’s job is impressive making him involved in some seriously top secret missions, some that are seemingly, you guessed it, impossible! Ethan Hunt's track record is impressive, he attended Syracuse University where he got himself a degree in Computer Science and went on to join the military. A couple years into his time in the military, Hunt went through a Counterintelligence training course and became an agent. Are the missions truly impossible? Check out the hit movie Mission Impossible to see if Ethan Hunt is as good as they say he is!

Ethan Hunt is portrayed by Tom Cruise with a height of 5’7” (1.70 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of Ethan Hunt with height measurements
Ethan Hunt is the fictional character most famously played by Tom Cruise in the movie Mission Impossible. Ethan Hunt’s job is impressive making him involved in some seriously top secret missions, some that are seemingly, you guessed it, impossible! Ethan Hunt's track record is impressive.

Ethan Hunt is portrayed by Tom Cruise with a height of 5’7” (1.70 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of Ethan Hunt with height measurements
Ethan Hunt
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Tom Cruise
First Appearance
Mission: Impossible (1996)

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Ethan Hunt elevations (assorted)

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James Bond (Sean Connery)
Height comparison diagram of James Bond (Connery) compared to other James Bond actors

Sean Connery was the first actor to play iconic British spy James Bond. He first appeared on our screens in 1962 with the release of Dr. No. He went on to play 007 a further six times in the following now classic Bond films; From Russia with Love (1963), Goldfinger (1964), Thunderball (1965), and You Only Live Twice (1967), Diamonds Are Forever (1971) and Never Say Never Again (1983). Sean Connery launched James Bond into the cultural phenomenon it is now. Sean Connery’s recognisable voice, charm and magnetism brought the character to life. He is often voted as the ultimate Bond.

James Bond was portrayed by Sean Connery with a height of 6’2” (1.88 m).

Collection of elevation drawings of James Bond (Connery) with overall height
Sean Connery was the first actor to play iconic British spy James Bond. He first appeared on our screens in 1962 with the release of Dr. No. He went on to play 007 a further six times in the following now classic Bond films. He is often voted as the ultimate Bond.

James Bond was portrayed by Sean Connery with a height of 6’2” (1.88 m).

Collection of elevation drawings of James Bond (Connery) with overall height
James Bond (Sean Connery)
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Portrayal: 1962–71; 1983

Actor
Sean Connery
First Appearance
Dr. No (1962)

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James Bond (Connery) elevations (assorted)

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James Bond (Daniel Craig)
Size comparison drawings of James Bond (Craig) comparing the heights of other related James Bond characters

Daniel Craig is our current James Bond. He first appeared in 2006’s Casino Royale to critical and commercial success. Although fans were initially skeptical about Craig in the role, he won them over with his authentic portrayal of the character: he is often considered closest to Ian Fleming’s version of Bond. Craig has appeared in four further films; Quantum of Solace (2008), Skyfall (2012) and Spectre (2015).  His upcoming film, No Time To Die, will be the twenty-fifth installment in the James Bond franchise. It is due for release in late 2021.

James Bond is portrayed by Daniel Craig with a height of 5’10” (1.78 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of James Bond (Craig) with height measurements
Daniel Craig is our current James Bond. He first appeared in 2006’s Casino Royale to critical and commercial success. Although fans were initially skeptical about Craig in the role, he won them over with his authentic portrayal of the character: he is often considered closest to Ian Fleming’s idea.

James Bond is portrayed by Daniel Craig with a height of 5’10” (1.78 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of James Bond (Craig) with height measurements
James Bond (Daniel Craig)
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5’10” | 1.78 m
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Portrayal: 2006–Present

Actor
Daniel Craig
First Appearance
Casino Royale (2006)

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James Bond (Craig) elevations (assorted)

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