James Bond actor Sean Connery dies at 90
He was best known for his portrayal of iconic super spy in the movie.
James Bond actor Sean Connery has died at the age of 90, according to a statement from his family as reported by the BBC.
The Scottish actor was best known for his portrayal of the British super spy; he was the first to bring the role to the big screen and appeared in seven Bond films.
During his long career he won an Oscar, two Bafta awards and three Golden Globes.
His other major films include The Hunt for Red October, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade and The Rock.
He won Best Supporting actor for his role as an Irish cop in The Untouchables.
Every day on set with #SeanConnery was an object lesson in how to act on screen. But all that charisma and power- that was utterly unique to Sean . RIP that great man , that great actor . https://t.co/W8MQrFYlJ0- Sam Neill (@TwoPaddocks) October 31, 2020
Sir Sean Connery has died at the age of 90. He was the first actor to play James Bond on the big screen in Dr. No in 1962, From Russia With Love, Goldfinger, Thunderball, You Only Live Twice and Diamonds Are Forever followed. pic.twitter.com/VaFPHCM5Ou- James Bond (@007) October 31, 2020
Sean Connery in his first starring role, as a washed-up boxer. He was a fine actor and by most accounts a good guy. pic.twitter.com/q1kmxUrFGC- Stephen King (@StephenKing) October 31, 2020