SHEPRIDGE, JOHNNY

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

London-based talent agent and former employee of Darryl Zanuck and Charles K. Feldman who is credited with sending Ursula Andress’s famous “wet T-shirt” photograph to producer Albert R. Broccoli in January 1962. The eye-catching pic won Andress the part of Honey Ryder in Dr. No. Shepridge, whose nickname was “Ghoulash,” later served as one of the executive producers on producer Feldman’s comedy What’s New Pussycat (1965).

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