Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Sean Connery


Sir Thomas Sean Connery (born 25 August 1930), more commonly known as Sean Connery, is an Academy Award, Golden Globe, and BAFTA Award winning Scottish actor and producer.

He is best known for portraying the character James Bond in cinema, starring in seven Bond films between 1962 and 1983.[2] In 1988, Connery won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in The Untouchables.[3] His film career also includes such films as Marnie, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Hunt for Red October, Dragonheart, and The Rock.

Connery has been polled as the "greatest living Scot"[4] and was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in July 2000.[5] In 1989, he was proclaimed the Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine, and in 1999, at the age of 69, he was voted the Sexiest Man of the Century.

3 comments:

raena said...

Wow, he was young in that photo! Great job!

Sandy in Michigan said...

You've done such a wonderful job on his eyes -- they're amazing!

Ramona Davidson said...

He is an actor who has improved over time. His later career was better to me than his James Bond era (which I enjoyed at the time). Great Sketch.