Date: 26th September 2006

Connery voted best Bond

Sir Sean Connery has been voted the best James Bond of all time.

Over 3,000 readers voted in the poll by SFX magazine.

Pierce Brosnan was placed second followed by Sir Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton and George Lazenby.

SFX editor Dave Bradley said: "Connery is the still the ultimate 007. New Bond Daniel Craig has very tough acts to follow."

The new Bond film, Casino Royale, opens on 17 November.

Source: Press Release