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The Top 10 Sexiest Bond Girls

Rachel Anders is a PhD student working on a degree in English. She has been a huge 007 fan since childhood.

From Elektra King to Xenia Onatopp, this article ranks the 10 sexiest "Bond Girls" in the 007 franchise. Did your favorite character make our final 10 list? Read on to find out!

From Elektra King to Xenia Onatopp, this article ranks the 10 sexiest "Bond Girls" in the 007 franchise. Did your favorite character make our final 10 list? Read on to find out!

Who Is the Sexiest 007 Character of All Time?

Throughout the 007 films, a number of incredibly hot and attractive women have debuted in the series’ long and illustrious history. Of the characters that have appeared so far (as of May 2022), several ladies stand out above the rest in regard to their overall level of attraction and sex appeal. From Elektra King to Xenia Onatopp, this article examines and ranks the 10 sexiest “Bond Girls” that have appeared in the 007 series. It provides a brief overview of each lady’s background, general traits, as well as their physical appearance. Did your favorite 007 character make our final 10 list below? Read on to find out!

The 10 Hottest "Bond Girls" Ranked

  • Elektra King
  • Eve Moneypenny
  • Christmas Jones
  • Giacinta “Jinx” Johnson
  • Dr. Madeleine Swann
  • Dominique "Domino" Derval
  • Vesper Lynd
  • Pussy Galore
  • Honey Ryder
  • Xenia Onatopp
Elektra King.

Elektra King.

10. Elektra King

  • Nationality: Azerbaijani
  • Affiliation: King Industries; Renard
  • Occupation: CEO of King Industries
  • Height: 5’7”
  • Hair Color: Reddish-Brown
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • First Appearance: The World is Not Enough

Background and Characteristics

The gorgeous Elektra King is a female character that made her debut in the hit movie, The World is Not Enough. Played by Sophie Marceau, King is portrayed in the movie as the daughter of Sir Robert King. Tracing her ancestral roots to Azerbaijani descent, Elektra was born into a rich and powerful family renowned for their ties to the oil industry. After acquiring King Industries from her father (following his assassination), Elektra quickly became one of the most powerful women in the world.

After becoming close to the anarchist and terrorist known as Renard, it is later revealed in the movie that Renard and Elektra were actually lovers seeking to extort money from her father before his untimely death. Following the takeover of her father’s business, Elektra served as a source of inspiration to the dying Renard, prompting him to carry out a planned (but ultimately thwarted) meltdown within a nuclear submarine as his final “gift” to his lover.

Physical Appearance

Regarding her physical appearance, Elektra King is a stunning and sensual addition to the Bond universe who is renowned for her reddish-brown hair, long legs, and revealing attire. Standing 5’7” tall and weighing approximately 131 pounds, Elektra is both well-proportioned and curvaceous in her overall build. Among her most notable traits are wide hips, a slim waistline, as well as a medium-sized bust. Highlighting these features is extremely revealing attire that consists of high-cut dresses and cleavage-bearing tops that are form-fitting and leave little to the imagination. There is even a scene in the movie giving a brief glimpse of her nude form (although nothing is seen explicitly). When examined alongside her hazel-colored eyes and promiscuous attitude, Elektra King is easily one of the hottest and sexiest women to grace the James Bond franchise.

Eve Moneypenny.

Eve Moneypenny.

9. Eve Moneypenny

  • Nationality: British
  • Affiliation: Secret Intelligence Service
  • Occupation: Secretary; Intelligence Operative
  • Height: 5’8”
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • First Appearance: Skyfall

Background and Characteristics

The lovely Eve Moneypenny is a fictional character that made her first (modern) appearance in the hit movie, Skyfall. Played by Naomie Harris, Moneypenny is portrayed in the movie as a former MI6 field agent and personal secretary to M. First seen working alongside James Bond on an assignment, Moneypenny was later suspended from field work following her failure to eliminate a mercenary by the name of Patrice (and for unintentionally shooting Bond in the process). In spite of this setback in her career, Moneypenny clings to her new secretarial role with tremendous tenacity, playing a vital role in the protection of M, as well as the success of 007 in the field.

Physical Appearance

Regarding her physical appearance, Eve Moneypenny is an exceptionally hot and attractive woman renowned for her dark skin, dark brown eyes, and stunning physique. Standing 5’8” tall and weighing approximately 132 pounds, Moneypenny is both curvaceous and well-proportioned in her overall build, with body measurements of 35-25-34. respectively. Some of her most prominent features include long black hair, wide hips, as well as a slim waistline that provides her with the highly sought-after “hourglass” shape. Complementing her look is form-fitting attire that shows off all of her body’s natural curves (despite the relatively modest nature of her outfits in regard to coverage). When combined with her long legs, dazzling smile, and sensuous attitude towards 007, Eve Moneypenny is a true head-turner in every conceivable way, and is certainly worthy of inclusion in our current list.

Dr. Christmas Jones.

Dr. Christmas Jones.

8. Christmas Jones

  • Nationality: American
  • Affiliation: International Decommissioning Agency
  • Occupation: Nuclear Physicist
  • Height: 5’6”
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • First Appearance: The World is Not Enough

Background and Characteristics

The beautiful Christmas Jones is a female character that made her debut in the hit movie, The World is Not Enough. Played by Denise Richards, Jones is portrayed in the movie as an American nuclear physicist working in Kazakhstan to dismantle nuclear warheads from the Cold War. First coming into contact with Bond during his undercover investigation of a terrorist (known as Renard) at her facility, Jones eventually accompanies 007 in his quest to track down Renard and recover a stolen nuclear device. Despite having a few initial setbacks in their plan, Jones and Bond eventually succeed in tracking down Renard, destroying his stolen nuclear submarine, and saving the city of Istanbul from the threat of nuclear meltdown in the process.

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Physical Appearance

Regarding her physical attributes, Christmas Jones is truly one of the hottest Bond girls of all time, and is renowned for her long brown hair, baby blue eyes, and amazing body. Standing at 5’6” tall and weighing 124 pounds, Jones possesses both a slim and athletic frame with body measurements of 37-24-34, respectively. Among her most notable traits are C-cup breasts, wide-spaced hips, a well-toned butt, and “hourglass” shape. Each of these traits are highlighted nicely in the movie by her choice of attire, which consists of tiny shorts, low-cut shirts, and skintight clothing (leaving very little to the imagination of audience members). When combined with her long and athletic legs, “go-getter” attitude, and dazzling smile, it is easy to see why Christmas Jones is one of the hottest Bond girls of all time!

Giacinta "Jinx" Johnson.

Giacinta "Jinx" Johnson.

7. Giacinta "Jinx" Johnson

  • Nationality: African-American
  • Affiliation: National Security Agency (NSA)
  • Occupation: Intelligence Operative
  • Height: 5’6”
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • First Appearance: Die Another Day

Background and Characteristics

The gorgeous Giacinta “Jinx” Johnson (known simply as “Jinx”) is a female character that made her debut in the movie, Die Another Day. Played by the beautiful Halle Berry, Jinx is portrayed in the movie as an NSA agent assigned to kill a North Korean agent known as “Zao.” After meeting up with 007 in Cuba (who has also been assigned to locate Zao), the pair’s attempts to subdue their target are prevented by a last-minute helicopter escape. After tracking Zao to the Gustav Graves’ diamond mine in Iceland, however, the pair once again meet up, engaging Graves, Zao, and a MI6 double-agent before they can unleash a devastating satellite that is equipped with a powerful heat-ray device.

Physical Appearance

In regard to her physical appearance and attributes, Jinx is a remarkably sexy Bond Girl renowned for her brownish-black hair, gorgeous brown eyes, and spectacular figure. Standing 5’6” tall and weighing 121 pounds, Jinx is both slim and curvaceous in her overall appearance, with body measurements of 36-26-37. Among her most notable physical features are 34DD breasts, an incredibly slim waistline, rounded butt, and wide-spaced hips. In Die Another Day, each of these attributes are fully displayed for viewers, as Jinx regularly wears revealing attire that consists of tight shirts and high-cut dresses. There is even an extended scene showcasing Jinx in a skimpy orange bikini that leaves little to the imagination. When examined alongside her long legs, feisty personality, and flawless skin tone, it is easy to see why Jinx is one of the hottest Bond Girls to have ever graced the 007 franchise.

Dr. Madeleine Swann.

Dr. Madeleine Swann.

6. Dr. Madeleine Swann

  • Nationality: French
  • Affiliation: Hoffler Klinik
  • Occupation: Psychologist
  • Height: 5’6”
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • First Appearance: Spectre

Background and Characteristics

The gorgeous Dr. Madeleine Swann is a fictional character that first appeared in the hit 007 movie, Spectre. Played by the lovely Lea Seydoux, Swann is portrayed in the series as both a French psychiatrist and the daughter of Mr. White (a mysterious member of the organization known as SPECTRE). Characterized as a highly-trained consultant who works with the Hoffler Klinik (located in the Austrian Alps), Swann serves as a major recurring character for both Spectre and No Time to Die, and is seen as a key love interest of James Bond. Aiding him in his investigation of Project Heracles and the toppling of SPECTRE, it is later discovered (SPOILERS AHEAD) that Swann is the mother of 007’s child, Mathilde, which she confesses to him following the death of Safin. Following his infection with Heracles, however, Bond (sadly) sacrifices himself once it becomes clear the trio will never be able to live alongside one another.

Physical Appearance

Regarding her physical attributes and appearance, Dr. Madeleine Swann is an incredibly gorgeous Bond Girl renowned for her long blonde hair, powder-blue eyes, and slim profile. Standing 5’6” tall and weighing 119 pounds, Swann is well-proportioned in her overall build, with body measurements of approximately 33-23-35. Some of her most notable physical traits include B-cup breasts, and a curvaceous build characterized by wide hips that give her a distinct “hourglass” shape. Highlighting these traits is her signature silver dress and highly-revealing attire that showcase all of her natural curvature nicely. When combined with her long legs, gorgeous hair, and strong facial features, Dr. Madeleine Swann is truly one of the sexiest Bond Girls of all time.

Dominique "Domino" Derval.

Dominique "Domino" Derval.

5. Dominique "Domino" Derval

  • Nationality: French
  • Affiliation: Emilio Largo
  • Occupation: Mistress of Emilio Largo
  • Height: 5’8”
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • First Appearance: Thunderball

Background and Characteristics

Dominique Derval (also known simply as “Domino”), is a Bond Girl that first appeared in the hit movie, Thunderball. Played by the lovely Claudine Auger, Domino is portrayed in the movie as a highly-intelligent and imaginative woman who serves as the mistress of SPECTRE operative, Emilio Largo. Characterized as a woman that is courageous, sexually aggressive, and driven by money (with a keen interest in luxury and opulent lifestyles), Bond quickly falls head-over-heels for Domino due to her feminine charm and impeccable beauty. This partnership proves highly-valuable, as Domino later helps Bond to kill Largo, preventing a nuclear holocaust from taking place in the process.

Physical Appearance

In regard to her natural beauty and appearance, Dominique Derval is an incredibly hot and attractive Bond Girl renowned for her long brown hair, chocolate-brown eyes, and gorgeous body. Standing 5’8” tall and weighing 134 pounds, Domino possesses a naturally curvaceous body measuring approximately 35-22-37, respectively. Among her most notable physical features are D-cup breasts, an incredibly slim waistline, wide hips, and a well-toned (yet rounded) butt. Highlighting each of these traits is her regular use of skimpy attire in the movie. This includes cleavage-bearing tops, low-cut shirts, bikinis, and skintight apparel that leave nothing to the imagination of viewers. When combined with her full lips, long legs, perfect skin, and well-formed eyebrows, Dominque “Domino” Derval is a true head-turner in the Bond franchise. For these reasons, she is truly one of sexiest 007 characters of all time.

Vesper Lynd.

Vesper Lynd.

4. Vesper Lynd

  • Nationality: British
  • Affiliation: HM Treasury; Quantum; SPECTRE
  • Occupation: International Liaison Officer
  • Height: 5’6”
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • First Appearance: Casino Royale

Background and Characteristics

The lovely Vesper Lynd is a fictional character that made her first appearance in the hit movie, Casino Royale. Played by the gorgeous Eva Green, Lynd is portrayed in the movie as an international liaison officer employed by the HM Treasury. After introducing herself to Bond on a train bound for Montenegro, the pair quickly discover multiple similarities, as both were orphaned at a young age. To Bond’s surprise, she is also quite intelligent with a natural ability to respond to his quips with ease. After supporting 007 during his mission at the famous Casino Royale, Bond falls madly in love with Lynd, promising to leave work as a secret agent behind in order to start a life with Vesper by his side. Unfortunately, however, Bond eventually discovers that Lynd is actually a double-agent working (unwillingly) for the terrorist organization known only as Quantum. Unable to deal with her guilt (and shame), Lynd later commits suicide, drowning herself before Bond can successfully rescue her.

Physical Appearance

Regarding her outward appearance and natural beauty, Vesper Lynd is a truly remarkable character renowned for her dark brown hair, powder-blue eyes, and well-proportioned figure. Standing 5’6” tall and weighing 117 pounds, Lynd possesses an incredibly curvaceous body that measures 35-24-35. Among Vesper’s most notable traits are her C-cup breasts, rounded butt, and extremely slim waistline that gives her a highly-desirable “hourglass” shape. Complementing these natural features is her donning of highly-revealing attire that consists of high-cut dresses and tops with plunging necklines that display a great deal of her upper legs and cleavage, respectively. When combined with her olive complexion, flawless skin, and stunning eyes, it is easy to see why Vesper Lynd is one of the sexiest Bond Girls to have appeared in the 007 franchise.

Pussy Galore.

Pussy Galore.

3. Pussy Galore

  • Nationality: British
  • Affiliation: Auric Enterprises; Pussy Galore’s Flying Circus
  • Occupation: Pilot; Flying Circus Leader
  • Height: 5’6”
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • First Appearance: Goldfinger

Background and Characteristics

The gorgeous Pussy Galore is a fictional character that made her first appearance in the hit movie, Goldfinger. Played by the beautiful Honor Blackman, Galore is portrayed in the movie as the personal pilot for Auric Goldfinger (a gold smuggler, jeweler, and bullion dealer). Characterized as a highly-gifted pilot with an affinity for flying and aerobatics, Galore serves as a key member of Goldfinger’s “Operation Grand Slam” plot that involves infiltrating Fort Knox, dispensing Delta 9 nerve gas around its vicinity, and placing a nuclear device within its vault to make its contents radioactive (and useless) for 58 years (causing Goldfinger’s gold to increase in value, making him the world’s richest man in the process). After becoming acquainted with 007, however, Galore decides to help Bond replace the nerve gas with harmless chemicals, and alerts the U.S. government of Goldfinger’s nefarious plan. She also plays a vital role in protecting the President, helping 007 to thwart Goldfinger’s assassination plot before it becomes a reality.

Physical Appearance

Regarding her overall appearance and attributes, Pussy Galore is an incredibly hot and attractive Bond Girl renowned for her blonde hair, icy blue eyes, and sexy figure. Standing 5’6” tall and weighing approximately 126 pounds, Galore is quite curvaceous for her size, with body measurements of 37-22-35, respectively. Among her most notable traits are D-cup breasts, wide hips, a well-toned butt, and long legs that provide her with both an elegant and sensuous appeal. Highlighting these traits in the movie is Galore’s regular incorporation of form-fitting attire that consists of tight pants and low-cut shirts that display all of her body’s natural curvature. When combined with her penetrating gaze, strong jawline, and tough personality, Pussy Galore is truly one of the hottest 007 characters to have graced the franchise across its long and illustrious history.

Honey Ryder.

Honey Ryder.

2. Honey Ryder

  • Nationality: Jamaican
  • Affiliation: Independent
  • Occupation: Shell Diver
  • Height: 5’5”
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • First Appearance: Dr. No

Background and Characteristics

The gorgeous Honey Ryder is a fictional Bond Girl that made her first appearance in the hit movie, Dr No. Played by the beautiful Ursula Andress, Ryder is portrayed in the movie as a shell-diver and love interest of James Bond. Characterized as the descendant of a colonial family, Ryder was orphaned at the age of five after a house fire claimed both of her parent’s lives. Learning to support herself at an early age, Ryder learned to be highly independent and capable, earning money through profitable shell-diving.

Aside from her natural intelligence and independent nature, Honey Ryder is highly-skilled with boats, first-aid equipment, as well as diving and swimming. This skill set provides her with an incredible advantage on the water, as she is capable of piloting a variety of boats and understands a great deal about local sea and ocean life. In the novelization of Dr. No, these skills are put to the ultimate test when she single-handedly rescues Bond from the clutches of Dr. Julius No, bringing his badly injured body back to safety (aboard a canoe) while simultaneously doctoring his wounds.

Physical Appearance

In regard to her physical appearance, Honey Ryder is a truly remarkable character renowned for her long blonde hair, hazel-colored eyes, and athletic body. Widely recognized as the first “Bond Girl” in the 007 franchise, Ryder possesses an incredibly curvaceous body with measurements of approximately 36-22-35. Standing 5’5” tall and weighing 125 pounds, she is well-proportioned for her overall build with a C-cup bust, wide hips, and well-toned physique being among her most recognizable features. Ryder was also known for her revealing attire in Dr. No, with her first appearance in the movie (which involves her emerging from the ocean in a skimpy white bikini) being cited as one of the sexiest movie scenes in Hollywood history. When examined alongside her long legs, sexy accent, and nearly perfect skin tone, Honey Ryder is easily one of the sexiest Bond Girls to have appeared on the big screen.

Xenia Onatopp.

Xenia Onatopp.

1. Xenia Onatopp

  • Nationality: Georgian
  • Affiliation: Janus Crime Syndicate
  • Occupation: Former Soviet Pilot; Criminal Operative
  • Height: 5’11”
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • First Appearance: GoldenEye

Background and Characteristics

Topping our list of sexiest Bond Girls is the gorgeous (and insanely attractive) Xenia Zirgavna Onatopp. First appearing in the hit movie, Goldeneye, Xenia is portrayed in the movie as a former fighter pilot for the Soviet Union that joined the Janus Crime Syndicate shortly after the collapse of the USSR. Played by the lovely Famke Janssen, Onatopp is characterized as a ruthless assassin for Janus who gained sexual satisfaction through killing. As such, she was considered to be extremely ruthless, sadistic, and lacking in moral conscience.

In the 007 franchise, Xenia Onatopp was a formidable foe to James Bond due to her natural intelligence, physical strength, and mastery of the martial arts. Her primary skill (ability) involved squeezing victims to death with her powerful thighs (usually during sex). Onatopp was also quite gifted with a variety of military weaponry and aviation equipment, providing her with a tremendous advantage when encountered. Coupled with her sociopathic tendencies and total lack of morality, Onatopp was a fearsome warrior capable of holding her own against nearly any opponent.

Physical Appearance

Regarding her physical appearance and attributes, Xenia Onatopp is an incredibly sexy Bond Girl renowned for her dark brown hair, brown eyes, and gorgeous body. Standing 5’11” tall and weighing 137 pounds, Onatopp is both tall and curvaceous in her build, maintaining an incredible set of body measurements that are estimated to be 36-25-35, respectively. Among her most notable traits are medium-sized (C-cup) breasts, well-toned legs and thighs, as well as a rounded butt and wide hips (giving her a sensual and promiscuous look that is unique in the 007 franchise).

Onatopp is also seen in a variety of skimpy attire throughout the Goldeneye film that includes cleavage-bearing dresses, high-cut dresses, and form-fitting uniforms. Two separate scenes involving Xenia in lingerie and a single towel are also seen in the movie, leaving little to the imagination of audience members. When combined with her incredibly long legs, flawless skin, and sensuous personality, Xenia Onatopp is truly the sexiest Bond Girl to have appeared in the 007 franchise; a feat that will likely remain for the coming years ahead.

Works Cited

Articles/Books:

  • James Bond Fandom. “The James Bond Wiki.” Accessed: 3 May 2022. Web.
  • The Villains Fandom. "The Villains Wiki." Accessed: 1 May 2022. Web.

Images/Photographs:

  • Pixabay Commons.
  • Wikimedia Commons.

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2022 Rachel Anders

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