“The names Bond, James Bond”. It’s safe to say, the James Bond franchise, created by British journalist and novelist Ian Fleming, is one of the most famous out there in the movie world, dating back to 1962 when the first film was released. As fans get ready for No Time To Die, set to be released in 2020 and rumored to be Daniel Craig’s last Bond movie, let’s take a look back at all of the franchise’s leading characters.
The man that introduced us to one of the most famous movie characters of all times, was no other than Sean Connery. He was the first actor to play the character of James Bond. His first role in the movie was in 1962, and he then starred in seven Bond movies up until 1983. Connery’s first movie as the 007 spy was Dr.No and he is today, still considered as the most famous and most loved Bond.