Legendary British actor Sean Connery, greatest recognized for taking part in fictional spy James Bond in seven movies, has died aged 90.
Naija Information experiences his household disclosed this to the BBC on Saturday.
Sean Connery shall be greatest remembered for his easy, Scottish-accented portrayal of the suave spy 007.
The primary actor to utter the unforgettable “Bond, James Bond”, Connery made six official movies as novelist Ian Fleming’s creation, giving what many nonetheless take into account because the definitive portrayal.
The Scottish actor, who was knighted in 2000, received quite a few awards throughout his decades-spanning profession, together with an Oscar, three Golden Globes and two Bafta awards.
Tributes instantly started pouring in for Connery who was thought of one of many best film stars of his era.
“How infinitely unhappy to listen to the information Sir Sean Connery has handed away,” acknowledged a message on the Twitter account maintained for fellow Bond actor Roger Moore who died in 2017.
“He and Roger have been associates for a lot of many years and Roger all the time maintained Sean was the perfect ever James Bond. RIP.”
Connery claimed his Oscar in 1988 for best-supporting actor for his position as an Irish cop in “The Untouchables”.
He additionally starred in “The Hunt for Pink October”, “Indiana Jones and the Final Campaign” and “The Rock2″.
Supply: Naija News