Neil Connery - Biography
Last Modified: Jul 9, 2020
|Born on :||January 1, 1938 (age 83)|
|Birth Name /
|Birth Place:||Edinburgh, Scotland|
|Father's Name:||Joseph Connery|
|Mother's Name:||Euphemia McLean|
Sean Connery (older brother)
|Ethnicity:||Multi-ethnic (Scottish, Irish)|
|Wife's Name:||Elinor Connery|
|Height:||1.82 meter (5 feet 12 inch)|
|Weight:||68 kg (149.91 lb)|
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Who is Neil Connery?
Retired Scottish actor Neil Connery had a short stint in films. But the younger brother of Sean Connery left it all to run a business of his own.
Neil Connery: Age, Parents, Siblings
Neil Connery was born on January 1, 193,8 in Edinburgh, Scotland to parents Euphemia McLean and Joseph Connery. His mother worked as a cleaning woman while his father was a factory worker and lorry driver. He has an older brother who is a famous actor, Sean Connery. He is also an uncle to Jason Connery.
Growing up, his family was poor and the siblings worked hard at odd jobs to help their parents’ financial status. Both were raised in Edinburgh and his education details are all vacant.
His ethnicity is Scottish, Irish.
Neil Connery: Wife, Children, Marriage
Neil Connery is a married man. His wife’s name is Elinor Connery and they have two daughters together. The names and birthdates of their children are kept private. He is also a grandfather.
Neil Connery: Career
Before fame, Connery worked several odd jobs. Most of his life he has been a plasterer, rather than an actor.
Neil Connery worked some years of his life as an actor.
Neil Connery’s debut film was 1967’s O.K. Connery, which was inspired by James Bond movies and was paid $5,000. This was followed by roles in The Body Stealers (1969), Only When I Laugh (1980), Aces Go Places 3 (1984), Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1998).
But he deserted his acting career in Hollywood to run a plaster business in Glasgow, Scotland. But due to a accident in 1983, his career ended. He had fallen off a ladder which resulted in a broken wrist and fractured pelvis.
Connery has starred in movies and series alongside Lois Maxwell, Bernard Lee, Adolfo Celi, Daniela Bianchi, Patrick Allen, George Sanders.
Credit: Getty Images (from left- Lois Maxwell, Neil Connery and Daniela Bianch)
Neil Connery: Drinking-driving
He has been arrested several times for drinking and driving in Edinburgh. On October 8, 1994, he was arrested for DUI for the first time. He was arrested again in 2001 and in July 2002. He did apologize for his behavior to his grandchildren in 2001.
Neil Connery: Net Worth, Salary
The net worth and annual salary of Connery is under review.
Neil Connery: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
On Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Neil Connery is absent.
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