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Sir Sean Connery has been rumoured to be planning an appearance at this year's Academy Awards. The 82-year-old legendary actor - who has made very few public appearances in recent years - is said to have been lined up for a James Bond tribute at the 85th Oscars ceremony. Daniel Craig, Sir Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, George Lazenby and Pierce Brosnan are also set to take to the stage at the same time, reports the Daily Record. The James Bond franchise will be receiving a special tribute during the ceremony to mark its 50th anniversary. A source stated: "Sir Sean has been invited to take to the stage along with Daniel and the other 007s. As yet, we've not had a no from him. Normally he is quick to turn things down. "Sean's relationship with the Oscars is good and we're hoping he'll (more) »

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