Snipes continued: “We filmed the whole scene and then he leaned over and says, ‘Why are you dressed in all your suit?’
“I was like, ‘I had to do a scene’, and he said, ‘No son, you don’t need your pants [trousers]. Why do you need them if the camera’s up here?’
“I was like, ‘Wow’ and a light went off. And since then, whenever you see me in a car, unless I have to get out, I’m in my shorts.”
This wasn’t the only eccentric set moment surrounding Connery that’s been shared in the past, with Harry Potter Dumbledore star Michael Gambon once revealing the Scottish actor had bags of ice pressed on his chest before Bond movie love scenes.