Sean Connery Bio

(retired Scottish actor and producer)

Sean Connery was a Scottish actor and producer. He is best known as the first actor to portray the character James Bond in seven Bond films.

Relationship Statistics of Sean Connery

What is Sean Connery marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): Married
When did Sean Connery get married ? (married date): May 06, 1975
How many children does Sean Connery have ? (name): One (Jason Connery)
Is Sean Connery having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Sean Connery gay ?: No
Who is Sean Connery wife ? (name): View Couple Comparison Micheline Roquebrune
Micheline Roquebrune

More about the relationship

Sean Connery dated Carol Sopel during the mid-1950s. Later, he was in a relationship with the daughter of a documentary filmmaker and feminist Jill Craigie, Julie Hamilton.

On 6 December 1962, he married the actress, Diane Cilento. They have a son together, actor Jason Connery. The pair separated on 6 September 1973.

Connery was a married man. He was married to his wife Micheline Roquebrune. The pair exchanged vows on 6 May 1975.

The marriage was going strong as there was no news regarding any extramarital affairs of Sean.

Who is Sean Connery?

Sean Connery is a retired Scottish actor and producer. People mostly know Sean Connery as the first actor to portray the character ‘James Bond’ in the film.

Additionally, he has appeared in movies like ‘The Untouchables’, ‘The Name of the Rose’, ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade’, and ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ among others.

Sean Connery: Age, Death

This actor passed away at the age of 90, on 31 Oct 2020. his death was natural as he died in his sleep.

Sean Connery: Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Education

Connery was born as Thomas Sean Connery in Fountainbridge on August 25, 1930. He was born to parents Euphemia McBain “Effie” and Joseph Connery.

Sean Connery
Source: Zimbio (Late Sean Connery)

His mother was a cleaning woman and his father was a factory worker and lorry driver. Additionally, he has a younger brother, Neil. Sean is of British and Scottish nationality.

Furthermore, he belongs to the mixed ethnic background of Scottish and Irish. Connery loved playing street football as a child.

Talking about his education, Connery attended Tollcross Elementary School.

Sean Connery: Career, Salary, Net Worth

Connery quit school to earn money for his family at the age of 13. Later, he got a job as a milkman in Edinburgh. Additionally, he joined the Royal Navy after three years. In addition, he was discharged after some time on medical grounds. Sean also worked as a truck driver, laborer, coffin polisher, and lifeguard.

In 1951, he helped out backstage at the King’s Theatre. Sean appeared in the movie ‘Let’s Makeup’ but was uncredited. In 1956, Connery appeared in ‘Dixon of Dock Green’, ‘The Condemned’ and ‘Sailor of Fortune.’ Since then, he has appeared in several other movies and television series. At present, he has more than 90 credits as an actor.

Some other movies and television series that Connery has appeared in are ‘Freedom: A History of Us’, ‘The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen’, ‘The Russia House’, ‘The Hunt for Red October’, ‘Family Business’, ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade’, ‘The Offence’, ‘Diamonds Are Forever’, ‘The Red Tent’, ‘The Magical World of Disney’, and ‘You Only Live Twice’ among others.

Sean confirmed his retirement from acting on 8 June 2006. He is a member of the Scottish National Party. On 5 July 2000, he was knighted by Elizabeth II at an investiture ceremony at Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh.

Connery won the Oscar in 1099 for his performance in ‘The Untouchables.’ Additionally, he has also won the Golden Globe Award two times. In addition, he also received the Cecil B. DeMille Award in 1996. Furthermore, Sean has won the BAFTA Film Award, Lifetime Achievement Award (Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films), American Cinematheque Award, Blockbuster Entertainment Award, Christopher Award, and Jupiter Award among others.

Connery had not revealed his current salary. However, he had an estimated net worth of around $ 140 million at present.

Sean Connery: Rumors, Controversy

Connery’s relationship with Diane Cilento was controversial. Diane alleged that Sean had abused her mentally and physically during their relationship.

He later commented that any abuse of women was unacceptable. Additionally, Sean also became part of a controversy after he was accused of being a tax exile. At present, there are no rumors concerning Connery and his career.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Talking about his body measurement, Sean Connery had a height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m). Additionally, he weighed around 86 kg.

Furthermore, his hair color was grey and his eye color was dark brown.

Social Media

Sean Connery was not active on social media. He did not have his official Twitter account. Additionally, he was also not active on Instagram and Facebook as well.

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