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About Sean Connery

Sean Connery is an English / Scottish film actor, famous for his role as James Bond. In June 09, received an honorary doctorate from a University in Edinburgh for his contribution to cinema.

Personal Biography

Relationships

Micheline Roquebrune is his wife.

Sherwood Country Club case

In March 06, Connery filed a breach of contract suit in Los Angeles Superior Court against Sherwood Country Club that they are trading on his name without properly reimbursing him for his expensive membership. Connery joined the club in April 1990 on promise of promoting both its own business and the surrounding suburb in Thousand Oaks. In November 07, the parties reached an out-of-court settlement.

Autobiography: Being A Scot

Being A Scot is the autobiography of Sean Connery. The book has been a top biller at Edinburgh International Book Festival and received good media attention but was able to sell only 5000 copies in the UK (as of October 2008).

Lady luck

Despite having romanced some of the most beautiful actresses on screen, Sean Connery is not stirred when asked which of his leading ladies stand out in his mind.

Professional Biography

As an actor

Connery modelled for Worlds most expensive champagne tartan

In September 08, Connery posed for posed for photographer Annie Leibovitz as a part of Louis Vuitton brand ambassador activities.

In November 07, he vowed never to do films soon after signing up for five movies.

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

List of Famous Films & Television appearances

Other Information

In November 2010, a judge has ordered Sean Connery to pay a 51-million-pound bond or face an investigation into a land deal.

Sean Connery in News

DELSEY Flirts With Favorite Movie Celebrities at the American Cinematheque Awards
DELSEY, www.delsey.com the iconic French luggage brand known for blending timeless quality and audacious design, got a little love from Hollywood's finest at the American Cinematheque Awards this week. DELSEY CHATELET, the newest romantic collection, was featured as the American Cinematheque Awards Celebrity Gift Bag.

Original 1966 Batmobile Sets World Record for TV/Movie Cars at the 42nd Annual Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale
The Original 1966 TV series Batmobile, one of the most recognized and popular pieces of entertainment history worldwide, sold for $4,620,000 and set the world record for the highest price ever fetched for a TV/Movie car at the 42nd annual Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale. The unique vehicle was offered as part of Barrett-Jackson's spectacular Salon Collection on January 19, 2013.

Sean Connery snubs phone hacking allegations
Sir Sean Connery has refused to follow up allegations that he was targeted by a phone hacker because "he doesn't want anything to do with" the newspaper scandal.

James Bond movies to screen at Cannes Film Festival
Cannes Film Festival bosses will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the James Bond franchise by screening five classic 007 movies at the event.

Alfred Hitchcock bombarded Tippi Hedren 'with crude sexual overtures'
'The Birds' star Tippi Hedren has revealed that Alfred Hitchcock had become dangerously obsessed with her during his 40-year career.

Bond fans pick top 50 favourite movie memories
James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 from 'Goldfinger' and 'Thunderball' came top in the list of all time 50 favourite memories from the hit movies.

Fans shocked over Sean Connery snub in Bond extravaganza
Bond enthusiasts have been left flabbergasted by what seems to be an overlooking of Sir Sean Connery's contribution in the success of the multi-billion dollar franchise.

Celebrate 50 Years of 007 with the Explosive Golden Anniversary Blu-ray Collection…BOND 50
All the Bonds. All the girls. All the action. All in high-definition

Aging male giraffes 'turn black not gray'
When male giraffes reach about 9.4 years of age, their once light spots darken to become coal-black, a new study has found.

2012 Laureus World Sports Awards to Be Held Feb. 6 in London
The winners of the 2012 Laureus World Sports Awards, the premier honors on the international sporting calendar, will be announced at the Awards Ceremony in the heart of London at Central Hall, Westminster, on the evening of Monday, February 6. The event is a rare chance to see the best of the sporting world collide to salute the finest sports performances of the year

Daniel Craig could be longest running James Bond
Daniel Craig has been offered a multi-million pound deal for five more Bond films, which would make him the actor with the most Bond movies in the franchise's history.

Sean Connery was the perfect James Bond, says Daniel Craig
Daniel Craig who plays 007 in the spy film franchise, has revealed that Sir Sean Connery was the perfect James Bond as compared to Roger Moore.

Marilyn Monroe's teenage photos on sale
Photos of a teenage Marilyn Monroe as a model and a letter that she wrote to her foster mother will be up for auction next month.

Roger Moore slams 'Quantum of Solace' as 'long, disjointed commercial'
Sir Roger Moore has fearlessly criticised the most recent Bond film for its overlong shaky plot and heavy use of product placement.

Sean Connery will never come out of retirement, says pal Michael Caine
Sir Sean Connery, who has not appeared on the big screen since 2003's 'The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen', will never come out of retirement, according to his friend Sir Michael Caine.

Blueprints for iconic James Bond Aston Martin up for sale
The blueprints for James Bond's legendary Aston Martin DB5 have been put on sale at The Royal Automobile Club's Woodcote Park clubhouse in Surrey.

Platinum Studios Conducts Shareholder Call
Platinum Studios (OTCBB: PDOS) held its announced shareholders' call on Friday, December 2, 2011 and releases a transcript of the call for those shareholders and interested members of the investment community who were unable to attend.

TiVo Celebrates Holiday Entertainment by Donating One Dollar to Toys for Tots for Each Recording of "It's A Wonderful Life" on NBC December 24
Just as "every time a bell rings, an angel gets their wings," this holiday season every time a TiVo® DVR "Badoops," a child in need is closer to receiving a new toy. "It's a Wonderful Life" was the most recorded classic holiday program in 2010, and this year TiVo will donate one dollar to Toys for Tots for each recording of "It's a Wonderful Life," airing Saturday, December 24 at 8 p.m

Scot couple 'tickled' after hitting 161m pounds lottery jackpot
A Scottish couple are 'tickled' after becoming richer than the likes of actor Sir Sean Connery and the Duke of Roxburghe, having won 161 million pounds in a lottery.

Trump's plan for 750 million pound Scottish golf resort postponed
American business tycoon Donald Trump has postponed plans to create the "world's greatest" golf resort in Scotland, complete with five-star hotel and luxury villas, because of the global financial crisis.

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