Jason Connery is a British actor and director – best known for impersonating Robin Hood in the ITV television series ‘Robin of Sherwood’, and for directing the award-winning historical suspense film ‘Tommy’s Honour’. Besides, he is the son of popular celebrity actor parents, Sir Sean Connery and Diane Cilento. Equally, Jason has proved his acting prowess in numerous TV shows and movies, including ‘Spymaker: The Secret Life of Ian Fleming’, ‘The Other Side of Paradise’, ‘Bullet to Beijing’, ‘Casualty’, ‘Merlin: The Quest Begins’, ‘Urban Ghost Story’, ‘‘Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell’, and many more.
In recent times, he has been more engrossed in staying behind the camera rather than in front of it and has proved himself as a successful director by acquiring a Scottish BAFTA.
Jason Connery Wiki/Bio
- Full Name: Jason Joseph Connery
- Profession: British actor
- Birthday: 11 January 1963.
- Children: Dashiell Connery Trending
- Born: 11 January 1963 (age 57 years), Marylebone, London, United Kingdom
- Height: 1.83 m
- Spouse: Mia Sara (m. 1996–2002)
- Parents: Sean Connery, Diane Cilento
Jason Connery early life
Jason Joseph Connery was born on 1963, January 11, in London, and grew up in both London and Scotland. He is the only son of legendary Scottish star Sir Sean Connery and his first wife, Australian heroine Diane Cilento. He attended the co-educational independent boarding school, Millfield School, in the village of Street, in Somerset, England. He later shifted to the Gordonstoun School for Boys in the north of Scotland, where he became involved in acting. Jason was later accepted into the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. After a year, he entered into Perth Repertory Company in Scotland, where he served as the assistant stage manager and also acted sideways.
Movies and TV Shows
Jason Connery started his acting career on stage, performing in many theatre productions, and subsequently had parts in several B-grade films. He made his movie debut in 1983 when he was cast in the film ‘The Lords of Discipline’. In 1984, he appeared in many films, such as ‘The Boy Who Had Everything’, ‘The First Olympics: Athens 1896’ and ‘Nemo’. The next year, he had a character in the two episodes of ‘Vengeance on Varos’ series from the TV show ‘Doctor Who’.
His breakthrough performance came when he was cast as Robin Hood in the terminal season of the successful UK television series ‘Robin of Sherwood’, which aired in 1986. He had a guest performance in the TV series ‘Worlds Beyond’ in 1987. In the following years, he remained to appear in films such as the Italian romantic comedy ‘Bye Bye Baby’ (1988), the symphonic ‘Puss in Boots’ (1988), the thriller ‘Tank Malling’ (1989), and ‘Casablanca Express’ (1989). Jason later portrayed James Bond creator Ian Fleming in the 1990 television drama Spymaker: The Secret Life of Ian Fleming.
He is also popular for Jason Connery Lord of the Rings in 2006. Later, Connery had starring performances in several horror films, including Lightspeed (2006), Night Skies (2007), and Brotherhood of Blood (2007). In 2014, he took the frame in BBC One’s Celebrity MasterChef. In 2016 Connery directed Tommy’s Honour, a film honoring the lives of golf scouts Old Tom Morris and Young Tom Morris.
Married life, Wife
Currently, Connery is single. Jason Connery Girlfriend was Lucinda Fisher, both were in a relationship for some time (1988 – 1989). Jason Connery Wife was American actress Mia Sara. He met her during the making of Bullet to Beijing in Russia. Later, they married in 1996, and in June 1997 they had a son named Dashiell Quinn Connery. The couple divorced in 2002.
zodiac sign, Age
Jason Connery’s age is 57 years old; his zodiac sign is Aquarius. He has ranked 11588th amongst the most famous personalities of the world.
Jason Connery net worth is $46 million. He is awesome and has proven his acting prowess in numerous TV shows and movies.