Professor Dent

Anthony Dawson as Prof Dent in Dr. No film (credit:

Dr. No (1962)

Professor Dent

Played by  Anthony Dawson

In his role as a Jamaican geologist, Professor Dent is the very picture of respectability. He befriends Strangways, the British Intelligence agent who is investigating Dr. No, and frequently plays bridge with him at the Queen’s Club.

In reality, Dent is an agent of Dr. No and plays a key role in the murder of Strangways.