- Following the events of the film Jaws, having finally grown tired of working for genocidal megalomaniacs, cut a deal with MI6. In exchange for his and Dollys freedom he turned over all the information he had on Draxs operation and any other criminal organizations he'd worked for and started working for them as an assassin.
- The beautiful people that Moonraker selected to populate the planet weren't necessarily Punch-Clock Villains. It's possible they were not aware of Hugo's willingness to murder and might not have known of the poison balls.
WMG / Moonraker