TIL that the character Alec Trevelyan in Goldeneye was originally envisaged as an older, mentor figure for James Bond. After Anthony Hopkins and Alan Rickman turned down the role, Sean Bean was cast and the character was rewritten to be Bond’s peer. by whatilearned May 1, 2022, 5:17 pm Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GoldenEye What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote AlanAlecanthonybeanBondbondscastcharacterenvisagedfigureGoldeneyeHopkinsjamesMentorolderOriginallypeerrewrittenRickmanroleseanTILToday I learnedTrevelyanturned See more Previous article reply someone with this lol Next article TIL in 2005 a man threw a live hand grenade at US President Bush and the only reason it didn’t explode was that the red handkerchief he had concealed it with remained wrapped around it, preventing the striker lever from releasing 2 Comments Leave a Reply One does not simply bungee jump into a russian lab hidden inside of a dam Log in to Reply Was he meant to survive before Sean Bean played him too? Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.