Latest Sean Connery News



Sean Connery's Residents Group Opposes Development

11th July 2014

Bond icon Sir Sean Connery has joined forces with a group of residents campaigning against plans for a major redevelopment close to his home in the Bahamas.The veteran actor became a prominent member of the...

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Video Footage Of Sean Connery's First Tv Lead Discovered In Attic

2nd June 2014

Long-lost video footage of Sir Sean Connery's first-ever lead role on Tv has been unearthed, 57 years after it was first broadcast.The former James Bond star portrayed struggling boxer Malcolm 'Mountain' MCClintock in the 1957...

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David Beckham: Bond Inspired Swimwear Range

22nd May 2014

David Beckham claims James Bond influenced his new swimwear range for H&M. The former soccer player and underwear model, who has launched his first collection of swimming trunks for the high street brand, has revealed...

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Sean Connery Told To Ditch Accent In Early Career

21st May 2014

Sean Connery was urged to ditch his accent at the beginning of his career.The Scottish actor was told his accent was ''off-putting'' by producerAlvin Rakoff who worked on 1950s' TV drama 'Requiem for a Heavyweight'...

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Sean Connery Backs Scottish Independence

3rd March 2014

Veteran actor Sir Sean Connery has voiced his support for Scottish independence ahead of a referendum later this year (14).The James Bond star, who was born in Scotland but now lives in the Bahamas, admits...

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Sean Connery's Son Directing Golf Film

14th January 2014

Sir Sean Connery's son is to direct a golf movie inspired by his father's love of the sport.Actor/director Jason Connery will step behind the camera to take charge of Tommy's Honour, which tells the story...

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Movie Boss Offered Sean Connery Historic Deal To Come Back As James Bond

31st October 2013

Movie executive David Picker has revealed he offered Sean Connery the deal of a lifetime to come back as James Bond one more time after learning producers of the franchise had treated him badly.The United...

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Signed Celebrity Polaroids Going Under The Hammer

29th October 2013

A collection of autographed Polaroid photos featuring stars like Robert De Niro, Sean Connery and Meryl Streep are expected to fetch up to $30,000 (£20,000) at auction next month (Nov13).Photographer Tim Boxer swapped his Nikon...

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Sir Sean Connery Is America's Most Popular Brit

28th October 2013

Bond icon Sir Sean Connery has topped a new poll to find the most popular British actor in the U.S.The 83-year-old Hollywood veteran has seen off competition from Colin Firth and Daniel Craig to take...

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Sean Connery Happy And Healthy At U.s. Open

6th September 2013

Veteran actor Sir Sean Connery put speculation about his deteriorating health to rest on Thursday (05Sep13) when he stepped out in New York looking happy and healthy.The legendary Bond star, who retired from the limelight...

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Fascinating Fact: 3850643

5th September 2013

The stunt pilot who doubled for Sir Sean Connery's James Bond in You Only Live Twice has died at the age of 97. Retired Wing Commander Ken Wallis' daughter Vicky says, "He had a great,...

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Michael Caine Blasts Sean Connery Report

27th August 2013

Veteran actor Sir Michael Caine has slammed a German newspaper report alleging he revealed his pal Sir Sean Connery is suffering from Alzheimer's disease during a recent interview.Editors at Bild reported the Alfie star said...

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Sean Connery's 'Crazy' Bedroom Antics

24th August 2013

Sir Sean Connery made ''crazy'' love to his wife 24 hours after they first met.The 82-year-old actor embarked on a passionate affair with French artist Micheline Roquebrune - who he later wed in 1975 -...

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Kendrick Lamar 'Control' Rap: The Best Responses From The Hip-hop World

By Lauren James | 15th August 2013

Big Sean's new track 'Control' was only released on Tuesday but already the rap world is up in arms over guest rapper Kendrick Lamar's 3 minute verse in which he boasts, disses and namechecks other...

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John Travolta Wants To Be Bond Villain

26th July 2013

John Travolta wants to be a Bond villain.The 'Pulp Fiction' actor wants to star in the 007 series as the bad guy that is trying to take down the world's most famous British Secret Service...

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Sean Connery Threatened With Arrest Over Spanish Property Scandal

5th July 2013

Sir Sean Connery and his wife have been threatened with arrest if they do not appear before a judge in Spain by the end of the year (13) in relation to an ongoing money-laundering and...

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Tamara Ecclestone Makes Marriage Official

2nd July 2013

Tamara Ecclestone and Jay Rutland were officially married on Monday (01.07.13) - just weeks after their huge wedding blessing in France.The Formula 1 heiress and broker Jay made their union legal at the Kensington &...

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James Bond's Geiger Counter Watch Sells At Auction

26th June 2013

A Breitling watch custom made for Sean Connery to wear as James Bond in 1965 film Thunderball has sold at auction for almost $160,000 (£103,000).The timepiece was expected to go under the hammer at London's...

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Tamara Ecclestone Marries Jay Rutland

12th June 2013

Tamara Ecclestone has married Jay Rutland.The couple - who have been together for five months - tied the knot on the French Riviera yesterday (11.06.13) to kick off a three-day, £3.5 million celebration.The Formula 1...

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Sean Connery Campaigning To Save Bahamas Beauty Spots

5th June 2013

Sir Sean Connery has thrown his support behind a campaign to save natural beauty spots from development in his adopted home of the Bahamas.The James Bond legend, who filmed two 007 movies in the island...

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Halle Berry Leads James Bond Oscars Tribute

25th February 2013

Dame Shirley Bassey and Halle Berry celebrated the 50th anniversary of James Bond at the Oscars.The actress - who played Bond girl Jinx opposite Pierce Brosnan's incarnation of 007 in 'Die Another Day' - led...

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Will The Six Spies 'Bond' At The Oscars?

By Holly Williams | 12th February 2013

It's less than two weeks until the most prestigious movie awards ceremony - the Academy Awards -takes place on February 24th 2013 and rumours are flying around everywhere about alleged appearances. One of the biggest...

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James Bond Stars Set For Big Oscars Tribute To Mark 50th Anniversary - Report

25th January 2013

Producers behind the 2013 Academy Awards are reportedly set to mark the 50th anniversary of the James Bond film franchise by bringing together all six 007 stars from Sir Sean Connery to Daniel Craig for...

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I'll Be Back: Arnold Schwarzenegger Keeps His Word With Terminator 5 Role

23rd January 2013

Arnold Schwarzenegger will appear in 'Terminator 5'.The 65-year-old actor has been confirmed to star in the new instalment after having played the titular cyborg in the first three films of the franchise, which began in...

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Adele To Perform Skyfall At The Oscars

23rd January 2013

Adele will perform 'Skyfall' at the Oscars next month.The 24-year-old pop star will perform the theme to the latest James Bond movie during the 85th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on...

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Adele To Perform Skyfall At The Oscars

23rd January 2013

Adele will perform 'Skyfall' at the Oscars next month.The 24-year-old pop star will sing the latest 'James Bond' theme at the 85th Academy Awards (24.02.13) at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, and she will...

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Arnold Schwarzenegger: I'll Be Back For Terminator 5

23rd January 2013

Arnold Schwarzenegger has confirmed he will appear in 'Terminator 5'. The 65-year-old actor - who stars in the first three instalments of the action film franchise - has revealed during promotion for his latest movie...

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George W. Bush's Truck Sells For A Whopping $300,000

By Michael West | 21st January 2013

George W. Bush's truck - a 2009 Ford F-150 King Ranch SuperCrew - has sold for $300,000 at auction, to raise money for a house charity that benefits U.S. military families. The white pickup truck...

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Sean Connery To Join Bond Stars At Oscars?

10th January 2013

Sir Sean Connery may join other James Bond actors in a tribute to the secret agent at the Oscars.Academy bosses are hoping to coax the film legend out of retirement to join fellow 007 stars...

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Sean Connery To Join Bond Stars At Oscars?

10th January 2013

Sir Sean Connery may join other James Bond actors in a tribute to the secret agent at the Oscars.Academy bosses are hoping to coax the film legend out of retirement to join fellow 007 stars...

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