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Sean Connery


Thomas Sean Connery was born on August 25, 1930 in Fountainbridge, Edinburgh. His mother, Euphamia McBain (Maclean), was a cleaning lady, and his father, Joseph Connery, was a factory worker and truck driver. He also has a brother named Neil Connery, who works as a plasterer in Edinburgh. He is of Irish and Scottish descent. Before going into ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 39 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2012 Sir Billi
Sir Billi (voice, as Sir Sean Connery)
 2006 Sir Billi the Vet
Sir Billi (voice)
 2003 Freedom: A History of Us (TV Series documentary)
John Muir
- Yearning to Breathe Free (2003) ... 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
 1974 Zardoz
Zed
 1972 The Offence
Detective Sergeant Johnson
 1969 ITV Sunday 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
 1964 Woman of Straw
Anthony 'Tony' Richmond
 1961 Operation Snafu
Pedlar Pascoe
 1961 The Frightened City
Paddy Damion
 1961 Macbeth (TV Movie)
Macbeth
 1961 Adventure Story (TV Series)
Alexander
- The Switch (1961) ... Alexander
- The Reef (1961) ... Alexander
- Only One Hope (1961) ... Alexander
- One More Chance (1961) ... Alexander
- Captured! (1961) ... Alexander
 1960 Without the Grail (TV Movie)
Innes Corrie
 1960 Riders to the Sea (TV Movie)
Bartley
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Julien
 1956-1959 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
John Proctor / Rick Martell / Various Roles
- The Crucible (1959) ... John Proctor
- The Square Ring (1959) ... Rick Martell
- The Terror (1956) ... Various Roles
 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 Action of the Tiger
Mike
 1957 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Mat Burke
- Anna Christie (1957) ... Mat Burke
 1957 Time Lock
Welder #1
 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 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:

Stage: Appeared (as "Sgt. Kenneth Johnson" in "South Pacific" by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan, Alhambra Theatre, Glasgow, Scotland, 1954. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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


Alternate Names:

Sir Sean Connery

Height:

6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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Personal Quote:

It would appear I'm an inspiration for older men. Do I think I'm sexy? I've been told I am. I know that I find certain people attractive and they find me attractive and are presumptuous enough to think that's sexy. I can't answer for all those fat guys out there in their sixties. Are they more virile? Well, it's years since I went to bed with a sixtyish balding man. Look, I'm dealing with ... See more »

Trivia:

Caused an uproar in a December 1987 interview with Barbara Walters in which he said it was OK to hit a woman if she deserved it or needed it to keep her in line. He had said similar things in a November 1965 interview with Playboy magazine. See more »

Trademark:

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

Nickname:

Big Tam

Star Sign:

Virgo

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