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  • Tom Clancy (1947 - 2013)
    Thomas Leo "Tom" Clancy, Jr. (April 12, 1947 – October 1, 2013) was an American author best known for his technically detailed espionage and military science storylines that are set during and i...
  • Mel Brooks
    Melvin Kaminsky, better known by his stage name Mel Brooks , is an American film director, screenwriter, composer, lyricist, comedian, actor, and producer. He is best known as a creator of broad film f...
  • Daniel Craig
    #1 online Daniel Craig Source imdb movie bio Daniel Wroughton Craig Wikipedia Daniel Wroughton Craig (born 2 March 1968) is an English actor best known for playing British secret agent James Bond . ...
  • Timothy Peter Dalton
    Timothy Peter Dalton (born 21 March 1946) is a Welsh actor of film and television. He is known for portraying James Bond in The Living Daylights (1987) and Licence to Kill (1989), as well as Rhett Butl...
  • Sir Roger Moore
    Sir Roger George Moore KBE (born 14 October 1927), is an English actor and film producer, perhaps best known for portraying British secret agent James Bond in seven films from 1973 to 1985. He also por...

For non-fictional spies, please see Spies.

Spy fiction, literature concerning the forms of espionage, was a sub-genre derived from the novel during the nineteenth century, which then evolved into a discrete genre before the First World War (1914–18), when governments established modern intelligence agencies in the early twentieth century.

List of actors protraying spies

  • Don Adams, American actor, best-known for his role as as Maxwell Smart on the television series Get Smart

List of spy fiction writers

  • Edward S. Aarons, American author, best-known for writing the "Assignment" series, starring CIA agent Sam Durell
  • John le Carré (born David John Moore Cornwell), British author, best-known his third novel The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
  • Desmond Cory, British author, best-known for creating the fictional character Johnny Fedora
  • Ian Fleming, British author, best-known for creating the fictional character James Bond
  • Donald Hamilton, American author, best-known for his series starring Matt Hel

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