16. Maryam d’Abo, 1987
The Dutch blondie, Maryam d’Abo, plays the role of Kara Milovy in the 1987 film The Living Daylights. She was the girlfriend of Georgi Koskov, who was a traitor, and she was protecting him. After Bond met her and gained her trust she stood by his side.
Maryam has been involved in acting ever since. Her latest role was in 2016 in the movie Altamiraas Elena. A highlight in her career was the documentary Bond Girls Are Forever in 2002, which she co-wrote with John Watkin.
17. Carey Lowell, 1989
Carey Lowell, an American actress, played Pam Bouvier, a CIA freelance pilot, in one of the Bond series in 1989. In the movie License to Kill, Pam meets up with Bond at a bar and they fly together.
Lowell has played in American movies like Sleepless in Seattle and Leaving Las Vegas, but her biggest role was on the Law & Order TV series where she played Jamie Ross from 1996 to 2001.
18. Izabella Scorupco, 1995
In Goldeneye (1995), the beautiful Polish-Swedish actress Izabella Scorupco played Natalya Simonova, a programmer working at a Russian Space Control Center. She collaborated with Bond helping him with his mission.
Scorupco has played in a few movies after James Bond, including her role as Sarah in The Exorcist: The Beginning in 2004. Lately, she’s been starring in the Swedish TV series Förstfödd as Eldh.
19. Famke Janssen, 1995
Famke Janssen was first introduced as a Bond girl in Goldeneye in 1995 as Xenia Onatopp. Even though she flirted with Bond, she also tried to kill him.
The Dutch actress has not only played in many TV series including Nip/Tuck, Blacklist, and How to Get Away With Murder, but also in major movies. Her most popular roles were Jean Grey / Phoenix in the X-Men and Lenore Mills in the Taken film trilogy.
20. Teri Hatcher, 1997
American actress Teri Hatcher plays the role of Paris Carver, Bond’s ex-lover and the wife of one of his enemies. In the 1997 film Tomorrow Never Dies, Paris discovers that her husband isn’t who she thought he was, so she decides to help Bond.
However, Hatcher is most well-known as Lois Lane on the TV series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. After her role in James Bond, she played Susan Mayer on Desperate Housewives until 2012 and her latest appearance was in 2017 on the Supergirl television show as Rhea.
21. Denise Richards, 1999
Denise Richards played Dr. Christmas Jones in Bond’s film The World is Not Enough in 1999. James Bond saved her life and she helped him discover a hidden bomb.
She’s played in several secondary roles in blockbuster movies like Scary Movie 3 and Love Actually. Her latest appearance was in The Bold and the Beautiful as Shauna Fulton and she is now filming more shows.
22. Sophie Marceau, 1999
The gorgeous French actress Sophie Marceau was also a Bond girl, under the name Elektra King in The World is Not Enough in 1999. After she was kidnapped, she developed Stockholm syndrome and then planned to destroy Istanbul with her kidnapper.
Marceau is an actress, director, screenwriter, and author. She has played in more than 40 movies so far, mainly French ones, and her latest role was Hélène in Madame Mills, une voisine si parfaite.
23. Halle Berry, 2002
Halle Berry played Jinx in the 20th film of the James Bond series: Die Another Day in 2002. She was famous for reproducing the popular Honey Ryder scene where the actress walks out of the sea wearing a hot bikini with a knife attached to it.
Berry has played in many major Hollywood films after the Bond movie like the Gothica, Catwoman, and more. In 1999 she won a Golden Globe for her role in Introducing Dorothy Dandridge and in 2001 she won an Oscar for Best Actress in a Leading Role in Monster’s Ball.
24. Rosamund Pike, 2002
We may all know Rosamund Pike as the Gone Girl, but before that Pike was in the Bond movie Die Another Day in 2002. The English actress played the role of Miranda, a double agent.
After her role in this movie, Pike gained a lot of fame through her participation in TV shows and Hollywood movies. She has been nominated for an Oscar for her leading role in Gone Girl and also for 2 Golden Globes for the same role and for her latest role in A Private War.
25. Eva Green, 2006
Eva Green, from France, was chosen for the role of Vesper Lynd. Lynd was managing the funds that were lent to James Bond for his poker game with Le Chiffre in Casino Royale in 2006. Vesper ended up saving Bond’s life after he was poisoned.
Green’s cinema career began in Bernardo Bertolucci’s film The Dreamers in 2003. After her role as a Bond girl, she played in several movies and TV series. Her latest work was the recreation of the Disney film Dumbo where she plays Colette Marchant.
26. Olga Kurylenko, 2008
Camille Montes, a Bolivian agent, teamed up with Bond in Quantum of Solace (2008) to get revenge on Bond’s enemies for the murder of her family. Camille was played by Olga Kurylenko, a French-Ukrainian actress.
Kurylenko started her acting career in 2005 and after her appearance in the Bond movie she has played many secondary roles, mostly in action movies like Hitman, Oblivion, and The November Man.
27. Bérénice Marlohe, 2012
The French actress Bérénice Marlohe played the role of Sévérine in Skyfall in 2012. She was best known for the famous scene where Bond is asked by the villain to shoot a glass of Scotch placed on the girl’s head.
Marlohe hasn’t stopped filming since her appearance in the James Bond movie. She also played a part in the latest Twin Peaks series directed by David Lynch and Mark Frost in 2017.
We would love to re-watch all of these James Bond movies and admire all of these beautiful actresses. Which is your favorite Bond movie and which couple do you recall being the most photogenic? Which actress would you love to see beside the next James Bond? Share your thoughts in the comments.