James Bond, commonly known as 007 is a fictional character in Ian Fleming’s twelve novels and two short stories. The character is about a British spy agent who goes on top missions around the world while picking up the tag of a womanizer and clever. James Bond became a name in popular pop culture and becoming the highest-grossing at one point in time. Ian’s works were famously put up on radio, television, and comics. In 1962 the first James Bond movie Dr. No, was released it was based on Fleming’s novel having the same title. There are total 24 numbers of James Bond movies to be released till date. The names of actors who played the role of James Bond in movies are.
- Sean Connery – The first actor to don the role of James Bond in the franchise. Sean is a Scottish actor and has won Academy Awards, two BAFTA Awards, and three Golden Globes award. He starred in seven James Bond movies from Dr.No to You Only Twice.
- George Lazenby – George Lazenby is an Australian model and actor. He starred in the movie On Her Majesty’s Secret Service(1969). He was the nominated in Golden Globe Awards For New Star Of The Year category, being the first Bond actor to do so. He’s the only non-British actor to star in the James Bond franchise.
- Roger Moore – Roger George Moore was an English actor who played in seven consecutive James Bond movies starting from Live and Let Die(1973) to A View To Kill(1985).He was famous for his off-screen humanitarian works.
- Timothy Dalton – Timothy Dalton is a British actor who played James Bond for two movies The Living Day Lights (1987) and License to Kill(1989).He was famous for doing all his stunts himself. Dalton was criticized for being too serious and dark on the screen.
- Pierce Brosnan – Pierce Brosnan was undoubtedly the most famous actor known for playing James Bond in the late 90 and early ’00s. He was the fifth actor to be included in the franchise. He starred in the Golden Eye (1995) to Die Another Day(2002).
- Daniel Craig – Daniel Craig is a British actor who became famous for becoming the sixth actor to play James Bond. His first movie in the franchise was Casino Royale(2006) and his upcoming James Bond is Bond 25 scheduled to be released in 2020.