Hollywood actor Pierce Brosnan, who is known for his role as James Bond in the franchise, names his biggest inspiration source as he praises Sean Conery on his 90th birthday.
The iconic movie star Sean Conery is celebrating his 90th birthday today, and many famous names are sharing their tributes on social media. Connery was the original Bond and is described by many fans and streaming lists as the best James Bond actor.
Brosnan jumped to Instagram today to celebrate the legendary actor’s 90th birthday by writing a respectful message. In his message, the 67-year-old actor showed his respect by describing Connery as his James Bond inspiration.
Here’s what Pierce Brosnan said:
“Happy 90th birthday Sir Sean Connery. I was eleven years old in 1964, just off the plane from Ireland when I saw Goldfinger at the ABC cinema on Putney high street. You were my Bond of inspiration.”
Academy Award-winning Scottish actor Sean Connery is best known for playing 007 in the early ‘James Bond’ spy movies. He has also starred in films like ‘Robin and Marian,’ ‘The Name of the Rose,’ ‘The Untouchables,’ ‘The Hunt for Red October’ and ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.’
See the Instagram post below.