76 rows · Sir Sean Connery KBE is a retired Scottish actor and producer. He was the first actor to . Sir Thomas Sean Connery (born 25 August ) is a retired Scottish actor and producer, who has won an Academy Award, When shown the script, Connery was happy to play the supporting role. In , Connery narrated G'olé!, the official film of the FIFA World Cup. Sir Thomas Sean Connery, Légion d'honneur, (born 25 August ) is an Oscar winning Scottish actor who has starred in many films and is best known as the original cinematic James Bond. Connery is known for his trademark Scottish accent and his good looks, repeatedly mentioned as one of the most. Thomas Sean Connery was born in the bustling city of Edinburgh, Scotland, in to Joseph and Euphamia Connery. As the oldest of three, Sean was born into a working class family living on the docks where family-members worked all hours of the day to bring up the boys. Sean Connery was first to play James Bond in the movies (Dr. No, ). Barry Nelson played James Bond on TV a bit earlier, in a poor production of Casino Royale.
Main article: Sean Connery filmography. He joined the Royal Navy after leaving school, and after being discharged on medical grounds went on to a succession of jobs, including truck driver, labourer and lifeguard. What actor in the James Bond movies was knighted in ? Connery first met Michael Caine at a party during the production of South Pacific in , and the two later became close friends. Made on a low budget, Dr.
In an interview with the Huffington Post , Mendes noted that there "was a very brief flirtation with that thought, but it was never going to happen, because I thought it would distract. STV News. I decided to become an actor and it turned out to be one of my more intelligent moves. Two years later, Connery married his current wife, artist Micheline Roquebrune. In the biggest media sensation was the marriage of John Lennon to Yoko Ono and soon after followed many celebrities, including James Bond, Sean Connery who married on the Rock twice and Roger Moore who chose Gibraltar for his honeymoon.