Hollywood star Pierce Brosnan has been made a doctor of law by an Irish University - which awarded the JAMES BOND star an honorary degree.

Brosnan, 49, has been awarded an honorary degree from UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK on Friday (4JUN04) where he has been made a doctor of the law.

One student told Brosnan, "We skipped study to be here."

The Irish-born actor - who left school at 15 - retorted, "I skipped study to be here too."

06/06/2004 10:36