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|image = Miranda Frost (Rosamund_Pike) - Profile.jpg
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|image=Miranda Frost (Rosamund Pike) - Profile.jpg
|name = Miranda Frost
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|name=Miranda Frost
|age = 29
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|alias=Miss Frost
|birth_date = March 7, 1973,
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|rank=
|birth_place = [[London]], [[England]]
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|age=c.29
|death_date = November 2002,
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|birth_date=March 7, 1973,
|death_place = Over Korean DMZ
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|birth_place=[[London]], [[England]]
|hair = Blonde, long
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|death_date=March 2002,<ref name= "DADdate1">{{cite video |people= |year= 2002|title= [[Die Another Day (film)|Die Another Day]]|url= |format= Blu Ray|medium= |language= English|trans_title= |publisher= [[Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer]]|location= |archiveurl= |archivedate= |accessdate= |time= 00:40:47|id= |isbn= |oclc= |quote= On his admission papers 1st March 2002, 8:00 a.m. is the time and date Mr J Krug was to be admitted to Clinica Alvarez.|ref= }}</ref><ref name= "DADdate3">{{cite video |people= |year= 2002|title= [[Die Another Day (film)|Die Another Day]]|url= |format= Blu Ray|medium= |language= English|trans_title= |publisher= [[Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer]]|location= |archiveurl= |archivedate= |accessdate= |time= 00:46:40|id= |isbn= |oclc= |quote= Jinx's clinic file has a date of 03.03.2002, presumably related to her therapy.|ref= }}</ref>
|eyes = Blue
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|death_place=Over Korean DMZ
|distinguishing_features =
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|hair=Blonde, long
|nationality = {{Nationality|uk}}
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|eyes=Blue
|occupation = Intelligence operative
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|height=
|affiliation = [[Secret Intelligence Service|MI6]], [[Gustav Graves]], [[Graves Corporation]]
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|weight=
|status = Deceased, stabbed in the chest by [[Jinx (Halle Berry)|Jinx]]
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|distinguishing_features=
|role = [[Henchman]], [[Bond girl]]
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|known_relatives=
|portrayed = [[Rosamund Pike]]
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|nationality={{Nationality|uk}}
|first_appearance = [[Die Another Day (film)]]
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|occupation=*[[:Category:Intelligence operatives|Intelligence operative]]
|last_appearance = Die Another Day (film)
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*Assistant of [[Gustav Graves]]
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|affiliation=*[[Secret Intelligence Service|British Secret Service]]
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*[[Graves Corporation]]
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|status=Deceased; stabbed in the chest by [[Jinx (Halle Berry)|Giacinta Johnson]]
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|role=[[Bond girl]], [[Double Agent]]
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|portrayed=[[Rosamund Pike]]
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|first_appearance=[[Die Another Day (film)]]
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|last_appearance=[[Die Another Day (novelisation)]]
 
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'''Miranda Frost''' is a fictional character in the ''James Bond'' film ''[[Die Another Day (film)|Die Another Day]]''. Frost is a double agent working for [[Secret Intelligence Service|MI6]]; however, her true allegiance lies with [[Gustav Graves]], the main villain of the film. She is played by British actress [[Rosamund Pike]] and she is one of the main Bond Girls of the film.
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{{Quote|I can read your every move!|Miranda Frost's last words while taunting Jinx.|Die Another Day (film)}}
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'''Miranda Frost''' was a fictional [[:Category:Intelligence operatives|intelligence operative]] working for the [[Secret Intelligence Service]] (SIS/MI6); however, her true allegiance lies with infamous diamond magniate, [[Gustav Graves]]. A secondary antagonist and [[Bond girl]] portrayed by [[British]] actress, [[Rosamund Pike]], the character first appeared in the [[007 franchise timeline#2002|2002]] ''James Bond'' film, ''[[Die Another Day (film)|Die Another Day]]'', and was also featured in the film's [[Die Another Day (novelisation)|accompanying novelization]], penned by [[Raymond Benson]].
   
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
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===Background===
 
===Background===
 
Miranda Frost is a Harvard-educated, gold medal-winning Olympic fencer (trained by [[Verity]]) posing as Graves' publicist and fencing partner. She won gold at the 2000 Sydney Olympics by default, after Graves organized the real gold medalist's death by drug overdose. This earned Graves Miranda's allegiance.
 
Miranda Frost is a Harvard-educated, gold medal-winning Olympic fencer (trained by [[Verity]]) posing as Graves' publicist and fencing partner. She won gold at the 2000 Sydney Olympics by default, after Graves organized the real gold medalist's death by drug overdose. This earned Graves Miranda's allegiance.
   
===Double Agent===
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While [[James Bond (Pierce Brosnan)|James Bond]] is sent to kill North Korean Colonel Tan-Sun Moon, Frost secretly sends Bond's true identity to Moon's right-hand man, [[Zao]]. This leads to Bond's imprisonment at a North Korean torture camp, where he is brutally interrogated for 14 months before being exchanged for a captive Zao.
She is sent by [[M (Judi Dench)|M]] to work alongside [[James Bond (Pierce Brosnan)|James Bond]], but does not approve of Bond's methods. When caught by [[Mr. Kil]] and his minions, Miranda helps Bond keep incognito by kissing him. They later spend the night together in Miranda's suite to keep up the pretense that they are lovers.
 
   
James awakens and goes after Graves. Miranda pleads for him not to go, but he insists. When Bond finally confronts Gustav Graves it is revealed that she is the traitor who betrayed him in North Korea, which led to 14 months of incarceration and torture at the hands of the North Koreans. Bond attempts to kill her, but realizes that his weapon is empty. While in bed together, Frost had taken the opportunity to empty his [[Walther P99]].
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===Working as a Double Agent===
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She is sent by [[M (Judi Dench)|M]] to work alongside Bond, but does not approve of Bond's methods. When caught by [[Mr. Kil]] and his minions, Miranda helps Bond keep incognito by kissing him. They later spend the night together in Miranda's suite to keep up the pretense that they are lovers.
   
With her pistol trained on him and escape looking unlikely, Bond uses the sonic agitator ring - provided by [[Q (John Cleese)|Q]] - to shatter the glass platform on which they were both standing. Frost and Bond fall into the jungle environment of Graves' geodesic dome (a structure alongside Grave's [[Ice Palace]]). After attempting to murder Bond with Graves' satellite weapon, [[Icarus]], the villains leave aboard an Antonov An-124 aircraft.
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When Bond awakens and goes after Graves, Miranda pleads for him not to go, but he insists. Later when Bond faces Graves at gunpoint, Frost arrives as well, also aiming her gun at Graves. However, Graves asks Bond whether he already found out who betrayed him in North Korea, prompting Frost to aim her gun at Bond, revealing that she was the one who betrayed Bond. 007 attempts to kill her, but realizes that his weapon is empty. While in bed together, Miranda had taken the opportunity to empty his [[Walther P99]].
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With her pistol trained on him and escape looking unlikely, Bond uses the sonic agitator ring - provided by [[Q (John Cleese)|Q]] - to shatter the glass platform on which they were both standing. Frost and Bond fall into the jungle environment of Graves' geodesic dome (a structure alongside Graves' [[Ice Palace]]). After attempting to murder Bond with Graves' satellite weapon, [[Icarus]], the villains leave aboard an Antonov An-124 aircraft.
   
 
===Death===
 
===Death===
 
[[File:Die_Another_Day_-_Miranda_Frost_is_killed.jpg|thumb|260px|Jinx stabs Frost in the chest with a dagger, killing her instantly.]]
 
[[File:Die_Another_Day_-_Miranda_Frost_is_killed.jpg|thumb|260px|Jinx stabs Frost in the chest with a dagger, killing her instantly.]]
Eventually Bond and his American [[National Security Agency|NSA]] counterpart, [[Jinx (Halle Berry)|Jinx]], catch up with Graves and Frost in North Korea. Boarding Grave's Antonov, the pair split up; but Jinx is caught by Frost at the controls of the aircraft. Frost and Jinx have a climactic sword fight aboard the descending plane. Frost narrowly slices Jinx across the stomach, mocking Jinx by informing her that she can read her foe's every move, but Jinx manages to impale a dagger that was stuck on a copy of "The Art of War" into Frost's chest. As Frost looked down in shock, Jinx retorted "read this, bitch", punctuating it with a kick that forced the knife in deeper and Frost fell backwards, stone dead.
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Eventually Bond and his American [[National Security Agency|NSA]] counterpart, [[Jinx (Halle Berry)|Jinx Johnson]], catch up with Graves and Frost in North Korea. Boarding Grave's Antonov, the pair split up; but Jinx is caught by Frost at the controls of the aircraft. Frost and Jinx have a climactic sword fight aboard the descending plane. Frost narrowly slices Jinx across the stomach, mocking Jinx by informing her that she can read her foe's every move, but Jinx manages to impale a dagger that was stuck on a copy of "The Art of War" into Frost's chest. As Frost looked down in shock, Jinx retorted "read this, bitch", punctuating it with a kick that forced the knife in deeper and Frost fell backwards, stone dead.
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==Alternate continuities==
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===''[[Die Another Day (novelisation)]]''===
   
 
==Behind the scenes==
 
==Behind the scenes==
The character of Frost was originally intended to be [[Gala Brand (Literary)|Gala Brand]], the lead [[Bond Girl]] of the 1955 novel ''[[Moonraker (novel)|Moonraker]]'', who was absent from the film it was based on. According to Pike the name was changed at the last minute before filming began.
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The character of Frost was originally intended to be [[Gala Brand]], the lead [[Bond Girl]] in the [[007 franchise timeline#1955|1955]] novel ''[[Moonraker (novel)|Moonraker]]'', who was absent from the [[Moonraker (film)|film]] it was based on. According to Pike the name was changed at the last minute before filming began.
   
 
There is a deleted scene where she and Bond seduced each other in a Hot Tub. It's unknown why it was deleted.
 
There is a deleted scene where she and Bond seduced each other in a Hot Tub. It's unknown why it was deleted.
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"I can read your every move!"
― Miranda Frost's last words while taunting Jinx.[src]

Miranda Frost was a fictional intelligence operative working for the Secret Intelligence Service (SIS/MI6); however, her true allegiance lies with infamous diamond magniate, Gustav Graves. A secondary antagonist and Bond girl portrayed by British actress, Rosamund Pike, the character first appeared in the 2002 James Bond film, Die Another Day, and was also featured in the film's accompanying novelization, penned by Raymond Benson.

Biography

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Background

Miranda Frost is a Harvard-educated, gold medal-winning Olympic fencer (trained by Verity) posing as Graves' publicist and fencing partner. She won gold at the 2000 Sydney Olympics by default, after Graves organized the real gold medalist's death by drug overdose. This earned Graves Miranda's allegiance.

While James Bond is sent to kill North Korean Colonel Tan-Sun Moon, Frost secretly sends Bond's true identity to Moon's right-hand man, Zao. This leads to Bond's imprisonment at a North Korean torture camp, where he is brutally interrogated for 14 months before being exchanged for a captive Zao.

Working as a Double Agent

She is sent by M to work alongside Bond, but does not approve of Bond's methods. When caught by Mr. Kil and his minions, Miranda helps Bond keep incognito by kissing him. They later spend the night together in Miranda's suite to keep up the pretense that they are lovers.

When Bond awakens and goes after Graves, Miranda pleads for him not to go, but he insists. Later when Bond faces Graves at gunpoint, Frost arrives as well, also aiming her gun at Graves. However, Graves asks Bond whether he already found out who betrayed him in North Korea, prompting Frost to aim her gun at Bond, revealing that she was the one who betrayed Bond. 007 attempts to kill her, but realizes that his weapon is empty. While in bed together, Miranda had taken the opportunity to empty his Walther P99.

With her pistol trained on him and escape looking unlikely, Bond uses the sonic agitator ring - provided by Q - to shatter the glass platform on which they were both standing. Frost and Bond fall into the jungle environment of Graves' geodesic dome (a structure alongside Graves' Ice Palace). After attempting to murder Bond with Graves' satellite weapon, Icarus, the villains leave aboard an Antonov An-124 aircraft.

Death

Die Another Day - Miranda Frost is killed

Jinx stabs Frost in the chest with a dagger, killing her instantly.

Eventually Bond and his American NSA counterpart, Jinx Johnson, catch up with Graves and Frost in North Korea. Boarding Grave's Antonov, the pair split up; but Jinx is caught by Frost at the controls of the aircraft. Frost and Jinx have a climactic sword fight aboard the descending plane. Frost narrowly slices Jinx across the stomach, mocking Jinx by informing her that she can read her foe's every move, but Jinx manages to impale a dagger that was stuck on a copy of "The Art of War" into Frost's chest. As Frost looked down in shock, Jinx retorted "read this, bitch", punctuating it with a kick that forced the knife in deeper and Frost fell backwards, stone dead.

Alternate continuities

Die Another Day (novelisation)

Behind the scenes

The character of Frost was originally intended to be Gala Brand, the lead Bond Girl in the 1955 novel Moonraker, who was absent from the film it was based on. According to Pike the name was changed at the last minute before filming began.

There is a deleted scene where she and Bond seduced each other in a Hot Tub. It's unknown why it was deleted.

Die Another Day Miranda Frost Deleted scene

Gallery

References

  1. (2002). Die Another Day (Blu Ray). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Event occurs at 00:40:47. "On his admission papers 1st March 2002, 8:00 a.m. is the time and date Mr J Krug was to be admitted to Clinica Alvarez."
  2. (2002). Die Another Day (Blu Ray). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Event occurs at 00:46:40. "Jinx's clinic file has a date of 03.03.2002, presumably related to her therapy."
 
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