James Bond Enemies

James Bond & OddJob in Goldfinger 1964
James Bond & OddJob in Goldfinger (1964)

Ian Flemings’ character James Bond had plenty of enemies in his novels and short stories, as well as books by officially authorized writers. Most fans of James Bond immediately think of the more popular villains Dr. No, Goldfinger, Jaws, and Oddjob, but there have been many more throughout the franchise represented in book and in film. Here’s a list of the characters that have appeared in the James Bond movies since Dr. No (1962).

List of James Bond enemies:

  1. Dr. No (1962)
    • Dr. No (James Wiseman)
    • Professor Dent (Anthony Dawson)
    • Miss Taro (Zena Marshall)
    • The Three Blind Mice
  2. From Russia with Love (1963)
    • Red Grant (Robert Shaw)
    • Rosa Klebb (Lotte Lenya)
  3. Goldfinger (1964)
    • Aurie Goldfinger (Gert Frobe)
    • Oddjob (Harold Sakata)
    • Capungo (Alf Joint)
  4. Thunderball (1965)
    • Emilio Largo (Adolfo Celi)
    • Fiona Volpe (Luciana Paluzzi)
  5. You Only Live Twice (1967)
    • Ernst Stavro Blofeld (Donald Pleasence)
    • Osato (Teru Shimada)
    • Helga Brandt (Karin Dor)
  6. On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969)
    • Ernst Stavro Blofeld (Telly Savalas)
  7. Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
    • Ernst Stavro Blofeld (Charles Gray)
    • Mr. Kidd (Putter Smith)
    • Mr. Wint (Bruce Glover)
  8. Live and Let Die (1973)
    • Felix Leiter (David Hedison)
    • Quarrel Jr. (Roy Stewart)
  9. The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)
    • Scaramanga (Christopher Lee)
    • Nick Nack (Herve Vellechaize)
    • Hai Fat (Richard Loo)
  10. The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
    • Karl Stromberg (Curd Jurgens)
    • Jaws (Richard Kiel)
    • Naomi (Caroline Munro)
    • Sandor (Milton Reid)
  11. Moonraker (1979)
    • Hugo Drax (Michael Lonsdale)
    • Jaws (Richard Kiel)
    • Chang (Toshiro Suga)
  12. For Your Eyes Only (1981)
    • Kristatos (Julian Glover)
    • Kriegler (John Wyman)
    • Emile Leopold Locque (Michael Gothard)
    • Claus (Charles Dance)
    • General Gogol (Walter Gotell)
  13. Octopussy (1983)
    • General Orlov (Steven Berkoff)
    • Kamal Khan (Louis Jourdan)
    • Gobinda (Kabir Bedi)
  14. A View to a Kill (1985)
    • Max Zorin (Christopher Walken)
    • May Day (Grace Jones)
    • Scarpine (Patrick Bauchau)
    • Jenny Flex (Alison Doody)
  15. The Living Daylights (1987)
    • Georgi Koskov (Jeroen Krabbe)
    • Brad Whitaker (Joe Don Baker)
    • Necros (Andreas Wisniewski)
  16. Licence to Kill (1989)
    • Franz Sanchez (Robert Davi)
    • Milton Krest (Anthony Zerbe)
    • Dario (Benicio Del Toro)
  17. GoldenEye (1995)
    • Alec Trevelyan (Sean Bean)
    • Xenia Onatopp (Famke Janssen)
    • General Ourumov (Gottfried John)
  18. Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
    • Elliot Carver (Jonathan Pryce)
    • Mr. Stamper (Gotz Otto)
  19. The World Is Not Enough (1999)
    • Elektra King (Sophie Marceau)
    • Renard (Robert Carlyle)
  20. Die Another Day (2002)
    • Gustav Graves (Toby Stephens)
    • Zao (Rick Yune)
  21. Casino Royale (2006)
  22. Quantum of Solace (2008)
  23. Skyfall (2012)
  24. Spectre (2015)
  25. No Time To Die (2021)

Non-EON Productions James Bond Films

  • Never Say Never Again (1983)
    • Maximilian Largo (Klaus Maria Brandauer)
    • Ernst Stavro Blofeld (Max Von Sydow)
  • Casino Royale (1967)
    • Le Chiffre (Orson Welles)
    • Dr. Noah (Woody Allen)