is a fictional character in the James Bond
film A View to a Kill
. She is played by actress Tanya Roberts
Sutton was the granddaughter of an oil tycoon in California
. After her grandfather's death, Sutton oil was taken over by billionaire Max Zorin
, who gave Sutton a cheque for $5,000,000 for her shares in the company, although she never cashed it. Stacey lives on the estate her grandfather left for her - Dunsmuir House
. Because of her protracted fight against Zorin the mansion is empty as she has had to sell the furniture inside to keep going.
She first appears at Max Zorin's mansion near Paris
, where he is holding a high prestige horse sale. They are there for completely different reasons, but meet after Bond suspects foul play when he eavesdrops on Zorin writing her a cheque for $5million.
After losing the company to Zorin, she became a geologist for the state of California
and worked at San Francisco City Hall
. James Bond
eventually discovered that Zorin was pumping sea water into oil wells to flood the Hayward
and San Andreas
faults in order to create a double earthquake that would submerge Silicon Valley
Sutton and Bond are in San Francisco City Hall when they are cornered by Zorin and Mayday, who set fire to the building after killing an official and chased Sutton and Bond into a lift, dropping a petrol bomb on it after causing it to malfunction. However, Sutton and Bond manage to escape the burning building down the ladder of a fire engine,... Read More