Died: 15 August, 1954
Affiliation: The Faceless Ones, SMERSH
Nationality: Bulgaria Bulgarian
First appearance: From Russia, with Love
Last appearance: From Russia, with Love

Krilencu is a Bulgarian gang leader and SMERSH associate.


Krilencu was the leader of the "Faceless Ones", a Bulgarian gang that operated in the Balkans. He was an occasional agent of SMERSH and collaborated with the Soviet Union. He twice attempted to assassinate Darko Kerim, orchestrating the attack on the gypsy camp against him and James Bond. Eventually he was shot dead by Kerim using a rifle concealed inside his walking stick.