On the red carpet as Edinburgh International
BBC NewsOn the red carpet as Edinburgh International Film Festival opensBBC NewsJason Connery, the director of last year's opening film, Tommy's Honour, about Scottish golfing legend Tom Morris, was back on the red carpet to attend this year's opening gala. Trainspotting's Ewan Bremner came to the opening celebrations.and more »
Posted on 22 June 2017 | 3:45 am
Tom Morris film to get UK premiere at the
The ScotsmanTom Morris film to get UK premiere at the Home of GolfThe ScotsmanDirected by Sean Connery's son, Jason Connery, the film stars Peter Mullan (Sunshine on Leith) and Olivier-winning Jack Lowden (War & Peace) who take on the roles of father and son. The cast also includes Ophelia Lovibond (W1A), Peter Ferdinando ...
Posted on 12 June 2017 | 8:14 am
Coming soon: trailers to the next big films
The Arts DeskComing soon: trailers to the next big filmsThe Arts DeskSummer's here, which can only mean Hollywood blockbusters. But it's not all Spider-Man, talking apes and World War Two with platoons of thespians fighting on the beaches. There's comedy, a saucy menage-à-trois, a film about golf and even a ghost story.and more »
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 5:48 pm
Dunbar the backdrop for Indian blockbuster -
East Lothian CourierDunbar the backdrop for Indian blockbusterEast Lothian Courier“A couple of years ago a company hired Winterfield Golf Course for a week and the film [Tommy's Honour] was directed by Jason Connery, Sean Connery's son. “It was very good and Dunbar could lend itself for a lot of film; it is good advertising for the ...
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 5:03 am
Review: Jason Connery's golf film Tommy's
The Globe and MailReview: Jason Connery's golf film Tommy's Honour is two hours drearily wastedThe Globe and MailIf golf is a good walk spoiled, the handsomely shot but subdued period piece Tommy's Honour is two hours drearily wasted. Directed by Sean Connery's golf-loving son, Jason Connery, Tommy's Honour is a beard-y biopic of the 19th-century Scottish golf ...
Posted on 11 May 2017 | 9:00 pm
Kingstone Press Cider National Conference
Fran King and Luke Davidson both grabbed a brace, whilst Cole Walker-Taylor (6) and Jason Connery (2) added the extras. Callum Farrer, Connery, Greg Howland and Adam Ramsden also crossed the whitewash for a win that moves the Hornets away from the ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 1:57 am
Kells beat Normanton Knights to go clear at
Wath Brow finished with 12 tries, four of which came in the first 12 minutes when Oulton were swept aside. Jason Connery, Callum Farrer, Greg Howland and Fran King all scored early tries, three of which were converted by Cole Walker-Taylor. Although James ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 9:44 pm
Peebles to the fore in new golf movie
Tommy’s Honour is an adaptation of a novel of the same name by Kevin Cook and is being directed by Jason Connery, the son of Scottish actor Sir Sean Connery. Set in the 1800s, the film tells the story of the relationship between Tom Morris, a man dubbed ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 5:34 pm
Golf movie is to star Oxton actor
As well as excited to be working alongside the great Peter Mullan, Lowden is delighted to be working with Jason Connery. “Jason’s a lovely bloke and I’m really looking forward to starting work with him on this film – he’s a very good golfer ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 4:47 pm
Robin of Sherwood to return with stars Jason
Cult 1980s' ITV classic Robin of Sherwood is to make a return… as an audio drama. Key cast members including Jason Connery, Ray Winstone, Clive Mantle and Judi Trott will all be back as Sherwood Forest's outlaws, while Nickolas Grace will reprise the ...
Posted on 23 July 2015 | 12:40 am