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Sean Connery


Sean Connery is best known for portraying the character James Bond, starring in seven Bond films between 1962 and 1983. In 1988, Connery won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in The Untouchables (1987). His film career also includes such films as Marnie (1964), The Name of the Rose (1986), The League of Extraordinary ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 36 wins & 28 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Dr. No
Dr. No James Bond
(1962)
The Hunt for Red October
(1990)
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Professor Henry Jones
(1989)
The Rock
The Rock John Patrick Mason
(1996)

Filmography

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 2012 Sir Billi
Sir Billi (voice, as Sir Sean Connery)
 2005 From Russia with Love (Video Game)
James Bond (voice, as Sir Sean Connery)
 2003 Freedom: A History of Us (TV Series documentary)
John Muir
 1996 DragonHeart
Draco (voice)
 1994 A Good Man in Africa
Dr. Alex Murray
 1988 Memories of Me
Sean Connery (uncredited)
 1982 Wrong Is Right
Patrick Hale
 1981 Time Bandits
King Agamemnon / Fireman
 1976 Circasia
Clown
 1974 Zardoz
Zed
 1973 The Offence
Detective Sergeant Johnson
 1969 ITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series)
MacNeil
- MacNeil (1969) ... MacNeil
 1969 Male of the Species (TV Movie)
MacNeil
 1968 Shalako
Shalako
 1966 A Fine Madness
Samson Shillitoe
 1966 Un monde nouveau
Sean Connery (uncredited)
 1964 Woman of Straw
Anthony 'Tony' Richmond
 1961 Operation Snafu
Pedlar Pascoe
 1961 The Frightened City
Paddy Damion
 1961 Adventure Story (TV Movie)
Alexander, King of Macedon
 1961 Macbeth (TV Movie)
Macbeth
 1956-1960 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Connolly / John Proctor / Rick Martell / ...
- The Pets (1960) ... Connolly
- The Crucible (1959) ... John Proctor
- The Square Ring (1959) ... Rick Martell
- The Terror (1956) ... Various Roles
 1960 Without the Grail (TV Movie)
Innes Corrie
 1960 Riders to the Sea (TV Short)
Bartley
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Julien
 1959 Tarzan's Greatest Adventure
O'Bannion
 1958 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
 1958 Women in Love (TV Movie)
Johnnie in 'The Return'
 1958 A Night to Remember
Titanic Deck Hand (uncredited)
 1958 Another Time, Another Place
Mark Trevor
 1957 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Mat Burke
- Anna Christie (1957) ... Mat Burke
 1957 Time Lock
Welder #1
 1957 Action of the Tiger
Mike
 1957 Anna Christie (TV Movie)
Mat Burke
 1957 No Road Back
Spike
 1957 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
Porter
- Jack Hires Opera Singer in Rome (1957) ... Porter
 1956 Sailor of Fortune (TV Series)
Achmed
- The Crescent and the Star (1956) ... Achmed
 1956 The Condemned (TV Movie)
 1956 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Joe Brasted
- Ladies of the Manor (1956) ... Joe Brasted
 1954 Simon (Short)
Policeman
 1954 Let's Make Up
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Friedrich Hebbel's play, "Judith," at Her Majesty's Theatre in London, England with Ruth Meyers, Barry Foster, Michael Gough, Vivien Merchant, Gary Watson, Eileen Way, Peter Bayliss, and Michael Culver in the cast. Harold Clurman was director. Richard Rodney Bennett was musical director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 9 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 19 Interviews | 53 Articles | 16 Pictorials | 52 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sir Sean Connery

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

I realised that a top-class footballer could be over the hill by the age of 30, and I was already 23. I decided to become an actor and it turned out to be one of my more intelligent moves. See more »

Trivia:

Along with Wolfgang Preiss, he is one of only two actors to appear in both films based on books by Cornelius Ryan: The Longest Day (1962) and A Bridge Too Far (1977). See more »

Trademark:

Grey beard or moustache (in later years) See more »

Nickname:

Big Tam

Star Sign:

Virgo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Hard to Find Connery Films mistermycroft
LOEG was 10 years ago now,just make another film metallicorphan
Connery should be the new 'M' penwizard-461-180560
Why did Connery not do the new Indy film? damonn
Anyone else born on the same day as this man? freetwojib
Happy Birhday Sir Sean Connery! bondboy422
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