News | Actor Sean Connery has died at age 90
The original James Bond 007 has died. The Scottish actor had a long-acting career that dates back to 1951. In 1962 he first played the original James Bond secret agent. Setting the tone for the franchise and some regard him as the “best” bond ever.
He played 007 in the first five Bond films: Dr. No (1962), From Russia with Love (1963), Goldfinger (1964), Thunderball (1965), and You Only Live Twice (1967) – then appeared again as Bond in Diamonds Are Forever (1971) and Never Say Never Again (1983). All seven films were commercially successful.