Legendary Lord Of The Rings Actor Has Died Aged 93
Sir Christopher Lee has passed away.
Actor Sir Christopher Lee has died aged 93.
The legendary actor, best known for his roles in Lord of the Rings and Dracula passed away on Sunday (June 7) following respiratory and heart problems.
After enlisting in the RAF during World War Two, Christopher's breakout role as an actor came in 1958 when he starred in Dracula.
His more recent roles include Saruman in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, the Star Wars prequels and many Tim Burton films including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Alice in Wonderland and Sleepy Hollow.
Throughout his career, Christopher received both a CBE in 2001 and was even knighted in 2009.