The news of Sean Connery’s death could not fail to be accompanied by the words of the last actor to take over the role of James Bond, Daniel Craig.
The news of the death of Sean Connery is running on the media and social networks and has also reached the one who since 2006 has taken over the role ofagent 007. Daniel Craig he wanted to issue an official statement on the disappearance of the first true James Bond:
It is with immense sadness that I learned of the disappearance of one of the true greats of cinema. Sir Sean Connery will be remembered for Bond and more. It defined an era and a style. The wit and charm he portrayed on the screen could be measured in mega watts. He helped create the modern blockbuster. It will continue to influence actors and directors alike for years to come. My thoughts go out to his family and loved ones. Wherever he is, I hope he can find a golf course.
In an interview after the release of Casino Royale (2006), the first film with Daniel Craig in the role of Bond, Sean Connery he said he was surprised that the blond actor was directly inspired by his Bond rather than those of Roger Moore, George Lazenby, Timothy Dalton O Pierce Brosnan. “I think the character’s sense of danger,” he explained Connery, Daniel Craig “hits it right”. Likewise Craig he said that “Connery it’s the actor who defined the character and it was he who influenced me the most, on the other hand Agent 007 – License to Kill e Agent 007 – From Russia with love are two of my favorite films ever. “
We are always looking forward to seeing the latest proof of Daniel Craig in the role of James Bond in No Time to Die, out in theaters on April 2, 2021, health emergency permitting. Below the trailer for the film.