- NAME: Sean Connery
- OCCUPATION: Actor, Producer
- BIRTH DATE: August 25, 1930 (Age: 83)
- Did You Know?: A sailor in his younger years, Sean Connery has two tattoos on his arm; They read: "MUM AND DAD" and "SCOTLAND FOREVER."
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Fountainbridge, Scotland, United Kingdom
- Originally: Thomas Sean Connery
- Full Name: Sir Sean Connery
- AKA: Sean Connery
- ZODIAC SIGN: Virgo
Best Known For
Academy Award-winning Scottish actor Sean Connery is best known for playing "007" in the first James Bond spy movies and Indiana Jones's father in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.
Sean Connery - Dr. No (2:57)
Sean Connery - Legacy (2:03)
After producer Albert Broccoli bought the rights to Ian Flemings’ novel" Dr. No," budgets led them to search for an unknown to play the part of James Bond.
Sean Connery has become one of the most recognized and sought after actors in Hollywood and around the world.
In 1987, Sean Connery received an Academy Award for his portrayal of a hard-nosed cop in Brian De Palma’s film, "The Untouchables." His performance would gain him not one, but two standing ovations at the Oscars.
Determined to distance himself from the Bond franchise, Sean Connery began to explore new content, including the historical epic "The Man Who Would Be King."
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