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Donald Sutherland honored in France


June 11th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, June 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thanks to the achievements of his acting career, the legendary Canadian Actor Donald Sutherland has been awarded the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Commander of the ... Read more...

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Sir Sean Connery dumps public life for golf


April 8th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 08 (ANI): Sir Sean Connery, who has confirmed that he will no longer make official public appearances except on the golf course, has drawn well wishers from Scotland's political arena. ... Read more...

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Sean Connery prefers golf to being guest of honour at Tartan Week


April 4th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 4 (ANI): Scottish actor Sir Sean Connery has chosen to play golf instead of attending the Tartan Week in New York as a guest of honour.Connery, 80, has been a ... Read more...

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Connery gets bronze statue in Estonia


January 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 28 (IANS) Veteran actor Sean Connery has been honoured with his own bronze statue in Tallinn, Estonia.The statue of the screen legend was unveiled outside the whiskey sampling society ... Read more...

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Sir Sean Connery’s nude painting found among late artist’s works


November 5th, 2010 - 11:16 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 05 (ANI): A nude painting of 'James Bond' star Sir Sean Connery has been found in a Scottish Borders artist's unseen collection.It was painted in 1951 when the Academy Award ... Read more...

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When Robin Williams felt the wrath of Sir Sean Connery


October 3rd, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): Robin Williams has admitted that Sir Sean Connery once flew into a rage when a pal poked fun at the Scottish actor's accent.The funnyman met the Bond legend ... Read more...

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40-yr-old TV dramas starring Sean Connery and Maggie Smith found


September 13th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 13 (ANI): America's Library of Congress has rediscovered an archive of 40-year-old TV dramas.The dramas feature stars including Sir Sean Connery, Dame Maggie Smith and Sir Michael Gambon at the ... Read more...

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Sir Sean Connery vows never to act again after falling ill


August 27th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 27 (ANI): Sir Sean Connery has vowed never to act again after falling ill on the eve of his 80th birthday.He has earlier spoken of the retirement but was ... Read more...

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Sir Sean Connery in another tax probe


July 16th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): Bond legend Sir Sean Connery has been reportedly under fresh investigations into tax deals in the Costa del Sol.A Spanish judge has called for an extensive probe into ... Read more...

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Jude Law voted hottest on-screen dad


June 20th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 20 (IANS) British actor Jude Law has topped a survey to find the "hottest film father". The actor, who has four children and a step-son in real life, ... Read more...

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Pierce Brosnan thinks he ‘never really nailed’ 007 role


April 15th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 15(ANI): Former James Bond Pierce Brosnan has said that he didn't do justice to the role of the super spy.The actor feels that he could not quite live up ... Read more...

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When Sir Sean Connery spotted men in kilts kissing


April 7th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 7 (ANI): Sir Sean Connery was stunned when he witnessed two men in kilts locking lips on the catwalk at his Dressed to Kilt event at club M2 recently.According ... Read more...

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Trump thanks Connery for his support on controversial resort


April 7th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 7 (ANI): American tycoon Donald Trump has expressed gratitude to actor Sir Sean Connery for supporting him on his controversial one billion pound golf resort in Scotland's Aberdeenshire area.Speaking ... Read more...

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Wanted: An 80-year-old man who looks like Sir Sean Connery


January 22nd, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 22 (ANI): Scientists are looking for a Sean Connery look-alike, while the actor prepares to celebrate his 80th birthday this summer.The Royal Society of Chemistry intends to find another 'equally ... Read more...

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Johnny Depp to be honoured at Bahamas International Film Fest


December 3rd, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 03 (ANI): Johnny Depp will be honoured with Career Achievement Award at the 2009 Bahamas International Film Festival (BIFF) in Nassau.The event's patron and superstar Sir Sean Connery will ... Read more...

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Sean Connery undergoes shoulder surgery


November 12th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 12 (ANI): Sir Sean Connery has reportedly undergone surgery to fix his damaged shoulder.The veteran actor was said to be recovering at his home in the Bahamas following the procedure ... Read more...

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Connery won’t give up wine despite doctor’s advice


October 10th, 2009 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 9 (IANS) Acting legend Sir Sean Connery has apparently refused to give up wine even though doctors have advised him to quit alcohol. The former James Bond star was warned to ... Read more...

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Connery’s accent in ‘The Untouchables’ voted worst ever


August 31st, 2009 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) Hollywood legend Sir Sean Connery's Irish-American accent in 1987 film "The Untouchables" has been voted the worst of all time in a poll by a US ticket ... Read more...

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Sean Connery may come out of retirement for movie on war veteran


July 28th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): Scottish actor Sir Sean Connery may come out of retirement for a film about a Scottish war veteran who won an epic battle with military bosses.Campaigner Ken McGinley, ... Read more...

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Hugh Jackman, Carla Bruni named best celebrity hat wearers


June 1st, 2009 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Australian actor Hugh Jackman and supermodel, singer and French First Lady Carla Bruni have been named the winners of this year's Celebrity Hat Wearers. While, in the ... Read more...

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Australian heart-throb Hugh Jackman named the ‘best hat wearer’


June 1st, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Wolverine star has been named the winner of this year's Male Celebrity Hat Wearers list, beating Sir Sean Connery, Daniel Day Lewis, Jonny Depp, and Peter Andre to the title.The ... Read more...

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Meryl Streep to be honored with Lifetime Achievement award at Rome Film Fest


April 28th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28 (ANI): Legendary Hollywood actress Meryl Streep is to be honored with a lifetime achievement award at the Rome film festival.The 'Out of Africa' star will receive the Marcus ... Read more...

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Meryl Streep to get lifetime achievement award at Rome film fest


April 27th, 2009 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep will be honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Rome Film Festival. The "Out of Africa" star will receive the Marcus Aurelius Lifetime Achievement ... Read more...

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Sir Sean Connery wins multi-million pound court fight over loaned gems


March 18th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 18 (ANI): Sir Sean Connery has won a multi-million pound legal battle over loaned gems to a late friend.The 78-year-old had lent 4 million dollars to French-Swiss friend Jean-Rene ... Read more...

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Andie MacDowell to take part in Dressed to Kilt fashion show


March 13th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 13 (ANI): American actress Andie MacDowell will be joining other famous Scots at this year''s Dressed to Kilt fashion show in the United States.MacDowell, 50, who will be joining ... Read more...

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Mena Suvari promotes Chinese condoms


March 11th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Actress Mena Suvari has inadvertently appeared in a Chinese advertisement in which she seems to promote condoms.The American Beauty stunner is snapped wearing a backless dress and ... Read more...

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Sean Connery says he has no knowledge of Swiss court summons


March 3rd, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 3 (ANI): Sir Sean Connery has contradicted reports claiming he had been summoned to a Swiss court over an alleged 50-million-pound scam.The James Bond star was alleged to have ... Read more...

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Sir Sean Connery lands in court row


March 3rd, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 3 (ANI): Sir Sean Connery has landed in a court row after being summoned to a Swiss court over an alleged 50-million-pound scam.The James Bond actor was said to ... Read more...

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Ex-007 Connery says Scots must have a say on independence


January 25th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.25 (ANI): Movie legend Sir Sean Connery has demanded that Scots be given the right to have their say on independence. The ex-007 urged the Unionist parties standing in the ... Read more...

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Sir Sean Connery reveals secret behind his successful marriage


January 7th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): Former James Bond Sir Sean Connery believes that the language barrier between him and his wife has kept their marriage alive for 32 years.The 78-year-old star ... Read more...

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Sir Sean Connery, Nigella Lawson top Sexiest Celebrity Voices list


January 7th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 7 (ANI): Sir Sean Connery and TV chef Nigella Lawson have topped the Sexiest Celebrity Voices list.According to a poll headed by mobile phone messaging firm Spinvox, the veteran ... Read more...

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Sean Connery thanks language difference for sustained marriage


January 5th, 2009 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) Former James Bond Sir Sean Connery credits the success of his 32-year-long happy marriage to his inability to speak the same language as his wife.Connery married French artist ... Read more...

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Daniel Craig, Barack Obama among new Whos Who entries


November 29th, 2008 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
Washington, November 29 (ANI): James Bond star Daniel Craig and U.S. President-elect Barack Obama have made it to the latest edition of Whos Who. The Casino Royal star has now become ... Read more...

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Sean Connery denies comeback film


October 31st, 2008 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 30 (IANS) Former James Bond star Sir Sean Connery has denied reports that he is set to come out of retirement for one last film.The 78-year-old has not appeared ... Read more...

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Producer brands Daniel Craig the greatest Bond


October 30th, 2008 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, October 30 (ANI): Daniel Craig is the greatest 007 Agent, according to the co-producer of the latest Bond film ''Quantum of Solace''.The screenwriter of the James Bond movies, Michael ... Read more...

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