ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW . 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 … 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 rysean in forum Misc. Sean Connery Underwear (4 May 2010). Visit the Classic Bodybuilders web site for a photo of Connery from the Mr. Universe contest." "I'm looking for Commander Bond and not an overgrown stuntman," Fleming insisted. He was spotted for films in the contest. Replies: 12 Last Post: 04-23-2011, 11:14 PM. By MEDITATE in forum Misc. The actor’s death at age 90 … Broccoli had his way and Fleming gave in as he quickly changed his mind … 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 was a bodybuilder. Replies: 192 Last Post: 08-31-2011, 10:39 AM. No, Connery made a number of low-budget films. STRENGTH FIGHTER™: Sean Connery / James Bond bodybuilding. Photo by YouTube screenshot. 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. Local actor turns down "James Bond" role | Valley Roadrunner. An interesting note: in 1953, Connery entered the Mr. Universe competition, coming in third in the tall division. Sean Connery (James Bond) used to be a bodybuilder . Sean Connery has passed away at the age of 90. 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. Actors from skinny to muscley "is it all about juicing?" His beginnings were humble, as his mother was a cleaning woman and his father, a truck driver, according to NPR. Sean Connery… The future Hollywood icon was born in Edinburgh in 1930. By knicksrbake in forum Professional Bodybuilding Replies: 10 Last Post: 04-09-2012, 03:11 AM. 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.. Sean Connery (middle) during a bodybuilding competition event. Connery knew from the start that Bond's creator, Ian Fleming wasn’t fond of him. The center photo is from the 1973 camp/cult classic Zardoz. These pictures were obviously taken when he already made it in Hollywood.