Christopher Lee

Christopher Lee

Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee, is an English actor and singer, forn May 27, 1922, Lee initially portrayed villains and became famous for his role as Count Dracula in a string of Hammer Horror films. Other notable roles include Francisco Scaramanga in the James Bond film, "The Man with the Golden Gun," (1974), Saruman in, "The Lord of the Rings," film trilogy, and Count Dooku in the final two films of the Star Wars prequel trilogy (2002, 2005). He also worked with director Tim Burton in five films, most recently with "Dark Shadows," (2012).

About Christopher Lee

Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee, CBE, CStJ (born 27 May 1922) is an English actor and singer. Lee initially portrayed villains and became famous for his role as Count Dracula in a string of Hammer Horror films. Other notable roles include Francisco Scaramanga in the James Bond film The Man with the Golden Gun (1974), Saruman in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy, and Count Dooku in the final two films of the Star Wars prequel trilogy (2002, 2005). He has collaborated with director Tim Burton in five films, most recently with Dark Shadows (2012).

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