Connery was an international star, having earned an Academy Award, multiple Golden Globes, including the Cecil B. DeMille and Henrietta Awards, as well as two British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) awards.
One of his most memorable roles was as the first actor to tackle the character of James Bond, beginning with 1962’s “Dr. Geen.” His other notable films include “The Untouchables,” “Die klip” en “Murder on the Orient Express.”
In totaal, Connery appeared in seven Bond films: “Dr. Geen,” “From Russia with Love,” “Goldfinger,” “Thunderball,” “You Only Live Twice,” “Diamonds are Forever” en “Never Say Never Again.”
Connery’s other films included “Indiana Jones en die laaste kruistog,” “The Hunt for Red October,” en “The Rock.”
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