Characters specific to Octopussy. For those in the entire film franchise, see here.
Played by: Maud AdamsA mysterious woman living on an island near Delhi with her Amazon Brigade. She made her wealth in jewels smuggling. Kamal Khan manipulates her in order to smuggle jewels out of USSR and uses her circus to hide a nuclear bomb and detonate it once the circus gets close to a NATO base in West Germany.
Played by: Louis JourdanAn Afghanese prince who allied himself with Orlov and manipulates Octopussy for his scheme.
Played by: Kabir BediKamal Khan's Sikh bodyguard and main henchman.
Played by: Steven BerkoffA mad Soviet general who wants to conquer Western Europe with the help of Kamal Khan.
Played by: Vijay AmritrajA MI6 operative and ally of Bond in India. While Sadruddin is knowledgeable, it is Vijay who is the field agent and provides the most assistance to Bond.
Played by: Albert MosesWhen Bond arrives in India, Vijay takes him to his boss - Sadruddin, who then escorts Bond to his hotel, pointing out Kamal Khan's palace on the way. He appears in a couple of other scenes throughout the early parts of the film. The first is when he watches Kamal Khan playing backgammon, and then later at Q’s laboratory where he informs Bond about Octopussy’s floating palace. Working as head of Station I, Sadruddin merely acts as a point of contact for Bond.
Played by: Kristina WaybornOctopussy's main henchwoman and circus director. She helps Kamal Khan to retrieve the Fabergé egg but ends up fighting on Bond's side after the nuclear bomb disposal.
Mischka and Grischka
Played by: David Meyer and Anthony MeyerKamal Khan and Orlov's Russian knife-throwing twin henchmen, who work undercover in Octopussy's circus. They killed 009 at the beginning of the film.
Played by: Andy BradfordA 00 agent who investigated Orlov's jewels smuggling network in Octopussy's circus using a clown disguise. He was chased by Mischka and Grischka and fatally wounded by Grischka's throwing knife at the beginning of the film. Had just enough time to bring a stolen Fabergé egg to the British ambassador in Germany before succumbing, kicking off the plot.