TV/Theatrical commercial for British Petroleum (1991)
1 Biographical Movie |
5 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
4 Interviews |
7 Articles |
9 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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had said he wanted more money and left and Cubby Broccoli [Albert R. Broccoli
] came to visit me and said, "We want you to play James Bond". And I said, in my infinite wisdom, "An American can't play James Bond. It just can't be done". Now, in the middle of the night, you hear me wake up in this cold sweat going, "Bond, James Bond!
After having worked with director John Boorman
(1972), Burt Reynolds was cast by Boorman one year later to play the title character in the science-fiction Zardoz
(1974). Later, Reynolds had to pull out due to illness and Sean Connery
got the part. Burt and John Boorman almost worked together again, this time in 1980, when Boorman was attached, for some time, to direct him in