Nemesis of James Bond, founder of SPECTRE, introduced to the world in Ian Fleming's novel, Thunderball. Portrayed in the movies as bald, with a scar over his eye, and a penchant for cats, he is the inspiration for Mike Meyers' Dr. Evil in the Austin Powers movies. Appeared in the movies From Russia With Love, On Her Majesty's Secret Service, Thunderball, You Only Live Twice, Diamonds Are Forever, Never Say Never Again and meets his untimely end in the first ten minutes of For Your Eyes Only. Portrayed by many actors including Donald Pleasance, Max Von Sydow, and Telly Savalas.