Thursday, June 11, 2015

Christopher Lee Has Passed Away

Christopher Lee, an actor known for his roles in Dracula, the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies, and Star Wars, passed away on June 7th at the age of 93.

In addition to a 70-year film career, Lee was also a musician and made two heavy metal albums. He received many accolades, including being knighted in 2009. He was well-known for his roles in the horror genre and his ability to play a villain; however, Christopher Lee was beloved by many. Thousands have posted tributes to the beloved actor, including co-stars and dear friends.

The world has lost a great actor. I remember him not only as the turncoat wizard Saruman in the LOTR movies (which he...
Posted by George Takei on Thursday, June 11, 2015

“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” RIP to the one and only Saruman, Dracula and the...
Posted by The Lord of the Rings Trilogy on Thursday, June 11, 2015

RIP, Christopher Lee. Thank you for giving the gift of your acting to so many. You will not be forgotten.


  1. I was so sad when I heard this yesterday. He was an incredible person!

  2. He was definitely an awesome actor; I think I'll remember him best for playing Scaramanga and Saruman. He will be missed!

  3. He was an incredible actor and an inspiring person. No one could have done a better job of portraying Saruman than Sir Christopher Lee. I'm sad we won't be seeing him in any more films, he was a legend.