Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry
Already a gigantic hit in the U.K., the 23rd film in the James Bond franchise, Skyfall, is about to explode onto movie screens in this country. In the series’ 50-year history, its suave hero, 007 -- played by six actors, from Sean Connery to Daniel Craig -- has encountered scores of devious villains and even more luscious ladies, some originating in the Ian Fleming novels, others created for the screen. The Bond Girls had names ranging from the ridiculous (Pussy, Kissy, Plenty, Trigger) to the sublime. Here are Nameberry’s picks for the best and most baby-friendly.