Connery


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Connery

Sir Sean, real name Thomas Connery. born 1929, Scottish film actor, who played James Bond in such films as Goldfinger (1964). His later films include The Name of the Rose (1986), Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989), and Finding Forrester (2000)
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Glasgow-born Douglas, who once gate-crashed a posh Gleneagles party as Connery, revealed the Bond rivals have exchanged jibing e-mails.
Connery had previously said that he would never write an autobiography.
Starring: Sean Connery, Peta Wilson, Stuart Townsend, Richard Roxburgh.
Connery, the original film 007, has been wooed back to the role that made him famous for the film Doomsday 2000.
Connery, currently appearing in the movie The Avengers, has plunged pounds 10,000 on his horse, Risk Of Thunder, to the win the Czechoslovakian Grand National.
Sur reported Connery was asked if he had any relationship with corrupt former Marbella mayors Jesus Gil and Julian Munoz, and jailed former town planning chief Juan Antonio Roca.
Connery, who gave up the role to Sir Ian McKellen, backed out because he did not understand the part.
Even Cubby Broccoli had doubts, which were removed when his wife commented that Connery was very sexy - a verdict that their daughter Barbara says clinched Connery's casting.
He has been the most consistently successful Bond at the box office since Sean Connery originated the role in 1962 with ``Dr.
Clare Connery and her partner were the first victims in a robbery spree which shocked residents in Strangford, Co Down.