However, some of the most popular Bond girls have become immortal in their special costumes. For example, the image of Ursulla Andress in a white bikini on a beach is still fresh in our minds although the movie came in 1971! Here are some of the most iconic Bond women outfits that we recall from the numerous James Bond movies that we have seen.
The white bikini of Ursula Andress (also known as the Dr.No bikini) was a white bikini worn by Ursula Andress as Honey Ryder in the 1962 James Bond film, Dr. No.It is cited as the most famous bikini of all time and an iconic moment in cinematic and fashion history.
Leading lady Halle Berry has starred in countless films. She won an Academy Award for best actress before joining the ranks of the legendary James Bond girls. In "Die Another Day," she starred as Jinx. In the film, Berry pays homage to the original Bond girl when she emerges from the sea wearing an orange bikini, complete with hunting knife.
Honeychile Rider is a fictional character in Ian Fleming's James Bond novel Dr. No. In the 1962 Bond film of the same name, her name was shortened and changed to Honey Ryder. In the film, she is played by Swiss actress Ursula Andress and due to her heavy accent was dubbed by Nikki van der Zyl.
Brave, bold, and beautiful, she is Bond's perfect match. Together, they save the world from North Korean terrorists and an orbiting space laser. Die Another Day Barbie® doll pays tribute to a favorite Bond Girl, dressed in a blindingly hot orange bikini, an homage to original Bond girl Honey Ryder's iconic white bikini. Product Number Edit. R4514
DIE ANOTHER DAY (2002) is a landmark James Bond film. Not only was it the 20th film in the series, it also marked the 40th anniversary of the very first cinematic 007 adventure DR. NO (1962). For the first Bond film of the new millennium, Producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli wanted to create an adventure... Read more »
As a homage, costume designer Linda Hemming made a similar costume of a La Perla bikini and patterned Ghost sarong as an outfit for Izabella Scorupco's character Natalya Simonova in the 17th James Bond film GoldenEye and Halle Berry performed a similar scene to Ursula's in an orange bikini in the 20th James Bond film, Die Another Day. Mariah ...
The famous bikini worn by Halle Berry (Jinx) in the Die Another Day (2002) was made by Eres. A recreation of the moment in Dr. No (1962) when Ursula Andress appears from the sea in front of James Bond. The Eres bikini was available at time of the movie, but didn't come with the white belt and knife.
BLACK JAMES BOND GIRLS: THE HISTORY The first non-white Bond girls did not feature until the late 1960's, assisted by the momentum of the American Civil Rights Movement, which expanded the landscape for alternative definitions of beauty.
The women in James Bond movies are specially famous for portraying various bikini styles. Halle Berry's orange bikini in 'Die Another Day' still turns the heat on. But the original trend-setter for the bikini style was Ursala Andress. Her white bikini in the movie 'Dr No' had made a huge impact on the audience.