Contributed by: The Complete James Bond Movie Encyclopedia by Steven Jay Rubin

Kerim Bey‘s (PEDRO ARMENDARIZ) girlfriend in From Russia with Love. She’s portrayed by actress Nadja Regin, who returns to play Bonita, the fiery flamenco dancer in the Goldfinger teaser.

Identified in the From Russia with Love credits simply as the “ravishing girl,” Regin is memorable for her cooing to Kerim Bey, “Ali Kerim Bey, Ali Kerim Bey”—an enticing ploy that saves his life when Krilencu‘s (FRED HAGGERTY) limpet mine obliterates his desk and most of his office.


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