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Sean's awards include an academy award for Best Supporting Actor in the 1987 movie The Untouchables. He has received numerous other honors and awards:

Honors
2001   William Wallace Award,
Washington, DC

2001   Palm Springs Film Festival,
Lifetime Achievement Award

1999   Kennedy Center Award,
Washington, DC

1999   National Association of Theater Owners,
ShoWest Lifetime Achievement Award

1997   Film Society of Lincoln Center Gala Tribute

1991   The Freedom of the City of Edinburgh,
Edinburgh, Scotland

1991   Legion D'Honneur,
France

1988   Honourary Doctor of Letters,
University of St. Andrews, Scotland

1987   Commandeur Des Arts Et Des Lettres,
France

1984   Fellowship - Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama,
Glasgow, Scotland
1981   Honourary Doctor of Letters,
Heriot-Watt University, Scotland

Awards
1998   British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA),
British Academy Fellowship.
The highest award presented by BAFTA for achievement in world cinema.

1996   Cecil B. DeMille Award, Golden Globe,
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
Presented for outstanding contribution to the entertainment field.

1992   American Cinematheque Award,
The Moving Picture Ball, Los Angeles.
Presented to an extraordinary artist currently making a significant contribution to the art of the Moving Picture.

1992   Rudolph Valentino Award,
Italian Board of Film Critics and Essayists, Los Angeles.
In honor of an outstanding actor and actress who, like Valentino, have reached the pinnacle of success.

1991   Scot of the Year,
Awarded by BBC Scotland.
1990   British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA),
Lifetime Achievement Tribute Award.
Special BAFTA silver mask given to a British actor or actress who has made an outstanding contribution to world cinema.

1990   Man of Culture Award,
Rome, Italy.

1988   British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA),
BEST ACTOR for the film "The Name of the Rose".

1988   Golden Globe Award,
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR for the film "The Untouchables."

1988   American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences,
Oscar winner for BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR for the film "The Untouchables."

In July of 2000, he was Knighted "Sir Sean Connery" by Queen Elizabeth II in Edinburgh, Scotland.
April 20, 2014
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