new Delhi: Sean Connery died at the age of 90 on October 31, 2020. He was the first actor to bring the famous character of ‘James Bond’ on screen. The scene was featured in 7 James Bond films, including ‘Dr. No ‘,’ From Russia with Love ‘,’ Goldfinger ‘,’ Thunderball ‘,’ You Only Live Twice ‘and’ Diamonds Are Forever ‘. The veteran actor was awarded the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1988 for his performance of a tough Chicago police officer in ‘Untouchables’. He was also the recipient of two BAFTA Awards and three Golden Globe Awards.
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Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan mourned the defeat of the talented actor. The ‘Brahmastra’ actor took to his Instagram and shared a picture of Sean Connery in his ‘James Bond’ avatar. Sharing the picture, the ‘Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna’ actor wrote, “What is today’s date..31. 10. 20 .. Add .. 3 +1 is 4 .. So 1 = 5 .. Then 0. . Then 2, so 4 + 1 + 2 = 7 .. so 0 .. so .. 3 + 1 + 1 + before reaching there 2 = 7 .. and 2 zeros .. 007 .. !! Sean Connery passed away. .. He gave life to 007 !!
Priyanka Chopra also took to her social media and thanked Sean Connery for all the films. He wrote, “One of the most powerful actors of the time… Suicide and debonair, with that powerful voice.” Rest in Peace Sir Sean Connery. Thanks for the films. “
Veteran Bollywood actor Naseeruddin Shah collaborated with Sean Connery in 2003’s ‘The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen’. The superhero film, starring Stephen Norrington, also marked Connery’s final live-acting role before his retirement in 2006.
On the professional front, Amitabh Bachchan will next be seen in ‘Brahmastra’ starring Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor. Big B has also cast Prabhas and Deepika Padukone for his upcoming untitled film with Nag Ashwin.
Amitabh Bachchan joined Deepika Padukone and Prabhas under the direction of Nag Ashwin.
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