Christopher Frank Carandini LEE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1922-05-27
Education Wellington
Publications Publications Christopher Lee's X Certificate (1975), Archives of Evil (1975), Tall, Dark and Gruesome (1977, reprint 1997), Lord of Misrule (2003); CDs The King and I Rhapsody, Revelation, Charlemagne
Recreations golf, travel, languages, opera
Clubs Buck's, Hon Co of Edinburgh Golfers, Travellers (Paris), Pugs
Style Sir Christopher Lee, CBE
Career actor (entered film industry 1947), author, singer; served WWII RAF 1941-46, Flt Lt, Intelligence and Special Forces, W Desert, Malta, Sicily, Italy and Central Europe (despatches 1944); fell BAFTA 2011; Officier Arts Sciences et Lettres (France) 1974, CStJ 1997 (OstJ 1986), Officier dans l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (France) 2002; Film over 250 feature film appearances worldwide incl: Moulin Rouge, Tale of Two Cities, Dracula, Rasputin, The Devil Rides Out, Private Life of Sherlock Homes, The Wicker Man, The Three Musketeers, The Four Musketeers, Man With The Golden Gun, To the Devil a Daughter, Airport 77, The Far Pavilions, 1941, The Return of Captain Invincible, The Disputation (TV), Round the World in 80 Days (TV), The Return of Musketeers, Gremlins 2: The New Batch, The French Revolution (TV), Sherlock Holmes and the Leading Lady (TV), Sherlock Holmes and the Incident at Victoria Falls (TV), Death Train, A Feast at Midnight, Jinnah, Sleepy Hollow, Gormenghast (TV), The Lord of The Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, The Lord of The Rings: The Return of the King, Star Wars: Episode II, Star Wars: Episode III, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Corpse Bride, Greyfriars Bobby, The Golden Compass 2007, Nightmare Before Christmas (animation voiceover) 2008, The Colour of Magic (TV), Star Wars: The Clone Wars (animation), Monstermania (animation), The Heavy, Boogie Woogie, Triage, Alice in Wonderland, Glorious 39, Season of the Witch, The Wicker Tree, Burke & Hare, The Green Lantern, The Invention of Hugo Cabret, Dark Shadows 2012, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 2012, The Hobbit: There and Back Again 2013, Night Train to Lisbon 2013; also theatre, opera and TV; Awards Lifetime Achievement Award London Film Critics 1994, Lifetime Achievement Award Germany 2001, Lifetime Achievement Award Empire Awards 2002, Lifetime Achievement Evening Standard Awards 2002, World Award for Lifetime Achievement 2002
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