Sir Sean Connery dies at age 90

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Acting legend Sir Sean Connery has died at the age of 90.

According to the BBC, the Scottish actor was best known for his portrayal of James Bond, being the first to bring the role to the big screen and appearing in seven of the spy thrillers.

He was largely regarded as the best actor to have played 007.

Sir Sean’s other films included “The Hunt for Red October”, “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade” and “The Rock”.

His acting career spanned decades during which time he was awarded an Oscar, two Bafta awards and three Golden Globes.