Pierce Brosnan Calls Sean Connery The Greatest James Bond
Pierce Brosnan and Sean Connery have both played the character of the iconic secret agent James Bond. While Sean Connery was the very first James Bond, Pierce Brosnan was the one before Daniel Craig. Brosnan was a massive fan of Sean while growing up, and it was a dream come true for him to play the same character once played by Sean Connery. With the death of Sean, Brosnan mourned his death and said, “Sir Sean Connery, you were my greatest James Bond as a boy, and as a man who became James Bond himself.”
Pierce Brosnan Feels Every Bond Admired And Revered Sean Connery
Sean Connery was the benchmark that every Bond tried to touch with their portrayal of the iconic character. He was the first Bond, and no one has matched the charm and charisma that he brought with his acting. Pierce Brosnan further said, “You cast a long shadow of cinematic splendour that will live on forever. You led the way for us all who followed in your iconic footsteps. Each man in his turn looked to you with reverence and admiration as we forged ahead with our interpretations of the role.”
You, Will, Be Missed, Says Pierce Brosnan In His Condolence Message For Sean Connery
Pierce Brosnan is a huge Sean fan and wrote a very heartfelt condolence message for him. In his statement, Brosnan called Sean a legend and said that he would be missed after his death. Brosnan said, “You were mighty in every way, as an actor, and as a man, and will remain so till the end of time. You were loved by the world and will be missed. God bless, rest now, be at peace.”
Daniel Craig Also Mourns The Death Of Sean Connery
Current James Bond Daniel Craig also mourned the death of Sean Connery. He said that Sean Connery had a charm that could be measured in kilowatts. Many more actors like Robert De Niro, Hugh Jackman also sent out messages remembering Sean.