Agent facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts

An agent is a person who acts on behalf of another person, or a representative of an agency.

  • an FBI agent is an official representative of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
  • literary agent, a person who represents a writer
  • sports agent, a professional who represents an athlete
  • talent agent, a person who finds jobs for actors, models, and other people in various entertainment businesses.
  • travel agent, a person who helps plan a trip and buys airline tickets and makes hotel reservations.

Agent can also mean:

In science:

In fiction:

  • Agents, characters in The Matrix
  • Secret Agent, a 1936 film



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