The actor went off script about halfway through, interjecting opinions about how to discipline women.“I don't think there is anything particularly wrong about hitting a woman,” he said.Sean Connery may be the most iconic James Bond in the history of the 50 year-old franchise, but the Scottish actor was crushed by the pressure that came with the Bond fame, causing a massive rift between him and the film’s producers, Albert “Cubby” Broccoli and Harry Saltzman.
The smouldering Scottish Actor who is 82, has been voted as the over 60 star, who women would like to ditch their other half for.
Connery asked for additional compensation, and when Broccoli and Saltzman declined, tempers flared.
Connery walked, and the producers lost their iconic leading man.
, Connery, 86, wrote: "I was very sad to hear of Roger’s passing we had an unusually long relationship by Hollywood standards, that was filled with jokes and laughter, I will miss him.” Pierce Brosnan, 64, who also played 007 on camera, also paid tribute to the actor, writing on Facebook: “Dear Sir Roger Moore, It is indeed with a heavy heart that I hear the news of your passing this morning.
You were a big part of my life, from The Saint to James Bond.