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Sean Connery

Sean Connery

Scottish actor
The tall, handsome and muscular Scottish actor Sean Connery is best known as the original actor to portray James Bond in the hugely successful movie franchise, starring in seven films between 1962 and 1983. Some believed that such a career-defining role might leave him unable to escape it, but he proved the doubters wrong, becoming one of the most notable film actors of his generation, with a host of great movies to his name.Wikipedia
BornAugust 25, 1930
HometownEdinburgh, Scotland
Net worth$350 million
Height6'2" (1.88m)
SpouseMicheline Roquebrune, Diane Cilento
ChildrenJason Connery
ParentsJoseph Connery, Euphemia McLean
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Pamela Salem, actress who played Miss Moneypenny opposite Sean Connery’s James Bond – obituary

  • Pamela Salem, who has died at her home in Florida aged 80, was a British actress who worked busily on both sides of the Atlantic; in 1983 she played Miss Moneypenny opposite Sean Connery’s ageing James Bond in the “rogue” Bond picture Never Say Never Again.

Videos

On This Day - 27 June 2000

In 2000, Sean Connery was among the guests as Aardman Animation's feature-length movie "Chicken Run" premiered in the U.K.
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Albums

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf; Lieutenant Kijé Suite; Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf; Lieutenant Kijé Suite; Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
1996

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1991British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActor in a Leading RoleThe Hunt for Red October (film)Nominated
1990Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureIndiana Jones and the Last CrusadeNominated
1989British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActor in a Supporting RoleIndiana Jones and the Last CrusadeNominated
1988Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureThe Untouchables (film)Winner
1988Academy AwardActor in a Supporting RoleThe Untouchables (film)Winner