Replies: 12 Last Post: 04-23-2011, 11:14 PM. Sean Connery (James Bond) used to be a bodybuilder . STRENGTH FIGHTER™: Sean Connery / James Bond bodybuilding. Tributes paid to Edinburgh bodybuilding champion Norman ... Sean Connery in the 1953 Mr. Universe Bodybuilding ... Sean Connery pre-James Bond at the 1953 Mr Universe ... Oscars Academy Awards 2020: Hollywood's 27 Most Iconic Physiques . By knicksrbake in forum Professional Bodybuilding Replies: 10 Last Post: 04-09-2012, 03:11 AM. ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW . We’ve already seen some underwear photos of Hollywood living legend Sean Connery when he was a male underwear model as well as when he was a bodybuilder. These pictures were obviously taken when he already made it in Hollywood. Before Bond and fame, Sean Connery spent his early 20s lifting weights and working odd jobs — including as a nude model for a reknowned Scottish art school. The center photo is from the 1973 camp/cult classic Zardoz. Sean Connery (centre) during his bodybuilding days (Image: Daily Record) Edinburgh actor Andy Gray recalls the day Sir Sean popped up for tea with his … Sean Connery… sean connery was a bodybuilder. The future Hollywood icon was born in Edinburgh in 1930. Sean Connery has passed away at the age of 90. Sean Connery Underwear (4 May 2010). An interesting note: in 1953, Connery entered the Mr. Universe competition, coming in third in the tall division. And as the world mourns the loss of the original James Bond, Connery's earlier life involved a job that may surprise even his biggest fans.. Local actor turns down "James Bond" role | Valley Roadrunner. His beginnings were humble, as his mother was a cleaning woman and his father, a truck driver, according to NPR. Photo by YouTube screenshot. By MEDITATE in forum Misc. He was spotted for films in the contest. Connery knew from the start that Bond's creator, Ian Fleming wasn’t fond of him. Actors from skinny to muscley "is it all about juicing?" But there can never be enough underwear photos of a hot and sexy man like this Scottish hunk, so let’s have more okay? Sean Connery (middle) during a bodybuilding competition event. "I'm looking for Commander Bond and not an overgrown stuntman," Fleming insisted. The actor’s death at age 90 … Replies: 192 Last Post: 08-31-2011, 10:39 AM. No, Connery made a number of low-budget films. Broccoli had his way and Fleming gave in as he quickly changed his mind … Visit the Classic Bodybuilders web site for a photo of Connery from the Mr. Universe contest." By rysean in forum Misc.