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Fashion Flashback: Daniel Craig's new James Bond poster brings back the turtleneck

Sometimes even James Bond has to give the suit a break.
/ Source: TODAY

Sometimes even James Bond has to give the suit a break.

Daniel Craig’s bold fashion in the new poster for the upcoming film “Spectre” has sparked a strong reaction on social media, but he’s hardly the first man—or the first secret agent—daring enough to wear a turtleneck in the spotlight.

Here, a look at other leading men who made the look their own:

Does this mean turtlenecks for men are making a comeback? Tell us what you think!

Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy as Mr. Spock in the Star Trek,1969.CBS via Getty Images

Fashion critics might call this one a mockneck, but it’s hard to forget Leonard Nimoy’s unique style as Spock in “Star Trek.”

Sadly, the respected actor died last month at age 83.

Robert Redford

Robert Redford in "The Way We Were," 1973.Everett Collection

A cream-colored turtleneck completed actor Robert Redford’s cozy look in the 1973 film “The Way We Were.”

Roger Moore

British actor Roger Moore as James Bond, posing with a gun in the early 1980s.Terry O'Neill / Getty Images

Of course, James Bond fans were quick to point out how similar Craig’s look is to one worn by Roger Moore, who played 007 in several films in the 1970s and 1980s.

The Rock

We’re not sure if The Rock will ever live down this look from the 90s: a black turtleneck, gold chain and a fannypack to boot.

Pierce Brosnan

Pierce Brosnan in "Die Another Day," 2002.©MGM/Courtesy Everett Collectio

Actor Pierce Brosnan tried on the trend with a chunky, charcoal gray turtleneck when he played James Bond in the 2002 film “Die Another Day.”

Steve Jobs

Former Apple CEO Steve Jobs with the iPhone 4 on June 7, 2010.Reuters

For the late Apple founder and CEO, a black turtleneck was part of his signature style.

Michael Fassbender

Michael Fassbender in "X-Men: First-Class," 2011.Everett Collection

For his role as Erik Lensherr, later Magneto, Fassbender wore a sleek and simple black turtleneck often under a black leather jacket. Super fashion powers, indeed.

Nick Jonas

Nick Jonas at the Universal Music Group Post-Grammy Party on Feb. 8.Amanda Edwards / WireImage

The stylish singer wore a dark turtleneck underneath a matching suit to a Grammys after-party in February.

Will Smith

Will Smith at a screening of "Focus" in central London on Feb. 11.LEON NEAL / AFP - Getty Images

Last month, Will Smith opted for casual cool in a navy turtleneck beneath a tan jacket for a London screening of his upcoming film with Margot Robbie, “Focus.”

Fashion Models Everywhere

Margaret Howell show at London Men's Fashion Week.Newscom

The men in turtlenecks trend has even infiltrated fashion week, as seen here at Margaret Howell’s show in London.

This article was originally published Mar. 18, 2015 at 5:20 p.m. ET.