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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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 2012 Sir Billi
Sir Billi (voice, as Sir Sean Connery)
 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
 1973 The Offence
Detective Sergeant Johnson
 1969 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
- MacNeil (1969) ... MacNeil
 1969 Male of the Species (TV Movie)
 1968 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)
 1961 Macbeth (TV Movie)
 1960 Without the Grail (TV Movie)
Innes Corrie
 1960 Riders to the Sea (TV Movie)
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
 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
 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
 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
 1957 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
- Jack Hires Opera Singer in Rome (1957) ... Porter
 1956 Sailor of Fortune (TV Series)
- 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)
 1954 Let's Make Up
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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


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Personal Quote:

[on why he resigned the role of James Bond while filming You Only Live Twice (1967)] One of the reasons I stopped doing it was because I got really fed up with the space stuff and special effects. I just found it getting more and more influential in the movies. See more »


He pulled out of a film in September 2004, sparking rumors that he was going to retire. However three months later in an interview with "The Scotsman" newspaper from his home in the Bahamas, he said he is taking a year out to write his autobiography (something he had previously vowed never to do), and hopes to make another film. See more »


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


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