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Sean Connery

Sean Connery

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Famous as :

Actor

Birth Name :

Thomas Sean Connery

Birth Date :

August 25, 1930

Birth Place :

Edinburgh, Midlothian,Scotland

Spouse :

Diane Cilento (actress, 6-Dec-62 - 6-Sep-73), Micheline Roquebrune (since 6-May-75)

Claim to fame :

As James Bond in Bond films

Latest News


Michael Caine Denies Sean Connery Alzheimer's Disease Report

August 28, 2013 06:48:44 GMT

's best friend blasts German Sunday newspaper Bild after it claimed that the former Bond actor was suffering from Alzheimer's disease. Speaking to U.K.'s Daily Record, Caine brands the report "nonsense."
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Sean Connery and Wife Threatened With Arrest Over Property Dispute

July 05, 2013 04:43:31 GMT

and his wife Micheline are apparently facing serious trouble. According to a report from Wenn, the 82-year-old former James Bond depicter and his wife are required to stand in front of a judge in Spain by the end of this year, or else they will be arrested.
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Report: Sean Connery Snubs Bond Anniversary

January 31, 2011 03:49:04 GMT

"Bond" bosses have been left disappointed after Sir reportedly declined an invitation to take part in the 50th anniversary celebrations of the superspy series next year. The Scottish veteran was the first ever actor to portray the suave British secret agent in 1962's "Dr No", and went on to play James Bond seven times.
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Sean Connery Honored With Bronze Statue in Estonia

January 28, 2011 04:33:08 GMT

A bronze sculpture in honor of Oscar-winning actor Sir has been unveiled in the Estonian capital of Tallinn. The screen legend was honored on Thursday, January 27 when a bust baring his likeness was unveiled outside whiskey sampling society The Scottish Club, where members honor "Scots who have made a difference".
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Sean Connery Ordered to Pay $76.5 Million Bond to Spanish Court

November 22, 2010 03:22:54 GMT

Sir has been ordered by a Spanish judge to contribute to a $76.5 million bond as part of an ongoing money-laundering and property fraud investigation. Judge Ricardo Puyol named the James Bond star as one of the individuals who must deposit the combined sum as surety in the probe into a number of property deals, including the 1998 sale of the actor's beachfront mansion near Marbella, Spain.
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Nude Painting of Sean Connery Discovered and to Go on Display

November 05, 2010 04:25:40 GMT

A nude painting of "James Bond" legend Sir has been unearthed in his native Scotland - and it's set to go on display at an exhibition. The veteran actor worked as a naked model for art students before his acting career took off, and the newly-discovered work was created in 1951, 11 years before his first outing as 007.
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Michael Caine Just Held Sean Connery's Coat During Brawl

October 19, 2010 09:30:16 GMT

Sir once held on to Sir 's coat while the former "Bond" star grappled with four men in a club. The legendary actors were pals in the 1960s as they carved out show business careers, and they enjoyed raucous nights in and out while living in London.
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Sean Connery Failed to Show Up in Spanish Court

October 16, 2010 03:13:48 GMT

Sir failed to appear at a Spanish court on Friday, October 15 after a judge summoned him to testify as part of a money-laundering investigation. The actor and his wife Micheline were asked to take to the stand, but a letter from Connery explained he could not travel to Spain because of his age and unspecified health problems.
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Sean Connery Asked to Testify in Property Scandal Case

October 08, 2010 08:37:39 GMT

Sir and his wife Micheline have reportedly been summoned to testify in a Spanish court in relation to a property scandal in the country. A property company linked to the former "James Bond" star and his wife allegedly failed to pay $2 million in tax on the sale of development rights to land on the outskirts of Malaga.
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Lost Dramas Featuring Sean Connery and Maggie Smith Found

September 13, 2010 04:21:29 GMT

An archive of 40-year-old TV dramas featuring British stars including Sir , Dame and Sir at the start of their career has been rediscovered in America's Library of Congress. Researchers were delighted after unearthing hundreds of hours of lost British dramas from 1957 and 1970 in the archive in Washington, D.C.
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Sean Connery Investigated for Suspicious Tax Activities

July 16, 2010 09:03:41 GMT

Spanish authorities are investigating Sir and his wife Micheline over allegations of fraudulent tax activities, according to reports. A property company linked to the former James Bond star and his wife has allegedly failed to pay $2 million of tax on the sale of development rights to land on the outskirts of Malaga, reports Spanish newspaper Sur.
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Sean Connery's James Bond Car to Be Auctioned Off

June 02, 2010 06:56:53 GMT

The Aston Martin sports car which drove when portraying famous spy agent James Bond is to be auctioned off in October. The 1964 DB5 has been dubbed "the world's most famous car" by auction house RM Auctions and the experts expect the motor to fetch over $5 million (3.3 million pound sterling).
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Picture Gallery


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