Hollywood has misplaced a legend.
Oscar-winning Scottish actor Sean Connery, the primary of seven actors to play James Bond in a film, has died at age 90.
He handed away within the Bahamas, the place he had spent his closing years. A press release issued on Saturday, Oct. 31, to E! Information on behalf of his household mentioned that his spouse Micheline and his two sons, Jason and Stephane, confirmed that he died peacefully in his sleep, surrounded by household.
There will probably be a personal ceremony adopted by a memorial but to be deliberate as soon as the COVID-19 pandemic has ended, the assertion added.
Jason mentioned in a press release to the BBC, “We’re all working at understanding this enormous occasion because it solely occurred so not too long ago, despite the fact that my dad has been unwell for a while. A tragic day for all who knew and cherished my dad and a tragic loss for all folks all over the world who loved the fantastic reward he had as an actor.”
Producers who labored on a variety of James Bond movies additionally introduced the actor’s dying on the hit tremendous spy franchise’s Twitter web page.
“Sir Sean Connery has died on the age of 90,” the put up learn, utilizing the title the star acquired in 2000 when he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II. He acquired the respect for his contribution to the humanities.
“I He was the primary actor to play James Bond on the large display screen in Dr. No in 1962, From Russia With Love, Goldfinger, Thunderball, You Solely Stay Twice and Diamonds Are Perpetually adopted,” the put up continued.