sean connery

Sean Connery would have earned HOW MUCH if he'd played Gandalf?
Jan 14, 2013

We've known for years that Sean Connery was offered the role of Gandalf in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings, but turned the role down because he didn't understand the story. What we didn't know until now was that Connery could have earned big, big money for the role, money that puts the earnings of many stars half his age to shame.

How Sean Connery convinced Christopher Reeve to stick with Superman
Dec 14, 2012

Christopher Reeve, arguably the greatest Superman of all time, once had doubts about his role as the Man of Steel, and get this—the guy who helped erase those doubts was none other than James Bond himself, actor Sean Connery.