Sean Connery, who was known as one of the most popular celebrities since he played the role of James Bond passes away at the age of 90 years. He was certainly a tall and handsome fellow with a crusty personality and these traits used to be some of “the best” in him. Sean Connery played quite a few noteworthy roles apart from that of the role of James Bond and he had been known as the star to have won an Academy Award. He is also quite popular for his role in The Untouchables as a tough Chicago cop. This Scottish movie legend rose to fame in the international stardom for playing a sophisticated character of a British agent as James Bond and this made him reap the fruits of popularity for the movie went on dominating the silver screen for the next four decades post its release.
Finally, we feel disheartened to announce that the James Bond actor, Sean Connery is no more. The makers of the “James Bond” further confirmed this news staring that the news of Connery’s demise is true. They further posted it on Twitter, “Sir Sean Connery has died at the age of 90. He was the first actor to play James Bond on the big screen in Dr. No in 1962, From Russia With Love, Goldfinger, Thunderball, You Only Live Twice and Diamonds Are Forever followed.”
Celebrities and producers mourning on the demise of Sean Connery
The James Bond film producers Michael G.Wilson and Barbara Broccoli mourned about the demise of Sean Connery wherein they posted a statement on the film’s twitter handle that read, “We are devastated by the news of the passing of Sir Sean Connery. He was and shall always be remembered as the original James Bond whose indelible entrance into cinema history began when he announced those unforgettable words — “The name’s Bond… James Bond” — he revolutionised the world with his gritty and witty portrayal of the sexy and charismatic secret agent. He is undoubtedly largely responsible for the success of the film series and we shall be forever grateful to him.” Even the Indian actor, Big B Amitabh Bachchan talks about the death of Sean Connery explaining that today’s date had a connection with his death, that is 31.10.20 which means that there are two 0s and adding up 3+1+1+2, it comes out to be 7, which means “007.”
A quick glimpse about Sean Connery’s early life
Sean Connery has rose to popularity in the recent times but his early life comprised of a lot of struggle. He had to go through a lot of hardships and it was until he could make a place for himself in the industry that he kept on toiling so hard.
Sean Connery was raised in utter poverty and he used to live in the slums of Edinburgh. He used to work as a coffin polisher, and then a milkman post which he used to work as a lifeguard. However, he used to possess a hobby for bodybuilding and this further helped him direct towards launching his career as an actor. He decided to pursue his career in acting and that further helped him rise up as one of the biggest stars of all times. Also, he was 59 years old when he got the title of the “Sexiest man alive” by the People Magazine in the year 1989. Connery was an ardent supporter of the Scotland’s independence and he also had a tattoo on his arm that read, “Scotland Forever.” No wonder, he is one of the best stars even today and we hope that his soul rests in peace.