Eva Green, Ursula Andress and Linda Christian – all three have a character in common. They have all played the role of ‘Vesper Lynd’. Eva Green in the 2006 Casino Royale while Ursula Andress played Vesper in the 1967 Bond parody, Casino Royale. Linda Christian was the first actress to play a Bond girl when she appeared in the TV adaptation of Casino Royale. Linda’s character was named as Valerie Mathis.