James Bond pays tribute to James Bond
Daniel Craig pays tribute to original 007 Sean Connery
James Bond actor Daniel Craig has paid tribute to the original 007, Sean Connery, who passed away on Saturday at the age of 90.
Craig’s statement was posted on the official Twitter account of 007.
“It is with such sadness that I heard of the passing of one of the true greats of cinema. Sir Sean Connery will be remembered as Bond and so much more,” the statement read.
The 52-year-old actor went on to admire Connery’s work and said that his wit and charm could only be measured in “mega watts.”
“He defined an era and a style. The wit and charm he portrayed on screen could be measured in mega watts; he helped create the modern blockbuster. He will continue to influence actors and film-makers alike for years to come. My thoughts are with his family and loved ones. Wherever he is, I hope there is a golf course,” the statement further read.
Statement from Daniel Craig— James Bond (@007) October 31, 2020
“It is with such sadness that I heard of the passing of one of the true greats of cinema. pic.twitter.com/McUcKuykR4