Christopher Lee

Christopher Lee Movies and TV Shows

Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee, CBE, CStJ (born May 27, 1922, died June 7, 2015) was an English actor and musician. Lee initially portrayed villains and became famous for his role as Count Dracula in a string of Hammer Horror films. Other notable roles include Lord Summerisle in The Wicker Man (1973), Francisco Scaramanga in The Man with the Golden Gun (1974), Count Dooku in Star Wars episodes II and III (2002, 2005) and Saruman in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy (2001–2003). Lee considers his most important role to have been his portrayal of Pakistan's founder Muhammad Ali Jinnah in the biopic Jinnah (1998). He is well known for his deep, strong voice. Lee has performed roles in 266 films since 1948 making him the Guinness book world record holder for most film acting roles ever. He was knighted in 2009 and received the BAFTA Fellowship in 2011.

Personal info

  • Gender: Male
  • Date of birth: 5/27/1922 (99 years old)
  • Place of birth: Belgravia, Westminster, England
  • nationality: British
  • height: 1.96 m
  • Net worth: $25,000,000

Acting

Year
Genre
IMDB
TMDB
Available on the following streaming services in the United States
Extraordinary Tales
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 60%
role:
Narrator (voice) (segment 'The Fall of the House of Usher')
2013

Animation

Horror

Mystery

6.4
60%
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Top Gear: 50 Years of Bond Cars
Top Gear: 50 Years of Bond Cars (2012)
TMDB 62%
role:
Self
2012

Adventure

Documentary

62%
Frankenweenie
IMDB 6.9
TMDB 69%
role:
Movie Dracula (archive footage)
2012

Animation

Comedy

Family

6.9
69%
Hugo
IMDB 7.5
TMDB 72%
role:
Monsieur Labisse
2011

Adventure

Drama

Family

7.5
72%
Season of the Witch
IMDB 5.4
TMDB 54%
role:
Cardinal D'Ambroise
2011

Action

Adventure

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

5.4
54%
Burke & Hare
Burke & Hare (2010)
IMDB 6.1
TMDB 61%
role:
Old Joseph
2010

Comedy

History

Horror

Thriller

6.1
61%
Halloween: The Inside Story
Halloween: The Inside Story (2010)
IMDB 8.1
TMDB 78%
role:
(archive footage)
2010

Documentary

TV Movie

8.1
78%
Alice in Wonderland
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 66%
role:
The Jabberwocky (voice)
2010

Adventure

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.4
66%
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Triage
Triage (2009)
IMDB 6.5
TMDB 62%
role:
Joaquín Morales
2009

Drama

Mystery

Thriller

6.5
62%
Glorious 39
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 59%
role:
Older Walter Page
2009

Drama

History

Thriller

War & Politics

6.4
59%
2008

Action

Adventure

Animation

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

5.9
60%
2008

Action

Adventure

Comedy

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.9
67%
Corpse Bride
IMDB 7.3
TMDB 74%
role:
Pastor Galswells (voice)
2005

Animation

Romance

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.3
74%
Second chance
Second chance (2005)
IMDB 7.0
TMDB 76%
role:
Mr. U.N. Owen (voice)
2005

Comedy

Drama

Mystery

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.0
76%
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Crimson Rivers II: Angels of the Apocalypse
Crimson Rivers II: Angels of the Apocalypse (2004)
IMDB 5.9
TMDB 62%
role:
Emerich
2004

Action

Crime

Thriller

5.9
62%
1999

Drama

Horror

Mystery

Thriller

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.3
71%
1997

Action

Adventure

Drama

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.0
71%
The Return of the Musketeers
The Return of the Musketeers (1989)
IMDB 5.9
TMDB 64%
role:
Rochefort
1989

Action

Adventure

Comedy

5.9
64%
Mio in the Land of Faraway
Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987)
IMDB 6.3
TMDB 61%
role:
Kato
1987

Adventure

Drama

Family

Mystery

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.3
61%
The Last Unicorn
IMDB 7.4
TMDB 72%
role:
King Haggard (voice)
1982

Adventure

Animation

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.4
72%
An Eye for an Eye
An Eye for an Eye (1981)
IMDB 5.5
TMDB 54%
role:
Morgan Canfield
1981

Action

Adventure

Crime

5.5
54%
1941
IMDB 5.8
TMDB 59%
role:
Capt. Wolfgang von Kleinschmidt
1979

Action

Comedy

War & Politics

5.8
59%
The Three Musketeers
The Three Musketeers (1973)
IMDB 7.1
TMDB 69%
role:
Rochefort
1973

Action

Adventure

Comedy

Drama

7.1
69%
1970

Adventure

Comedy

Crime

Mystery

Romance

Thriller

7.0
69%
Count Dracula
Count Dracula (1970)
IMDB 5.6
TMDB 59%
role:
Dracula
1970

Horror

5.6
59%
The Devil Rides Out
The Devil Rides Out (1968)
IMDB 6.9
TMDB 67%
role:
Duc de Richleau
1968

Horror

6.9
67%
Dracula: Prince of Darkness
Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966)
IMDB 6.7
TMDB 66%
role:
Count Dracula
1966

Horror

6.7
66%
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors
IMDB 6.6
TMDB 66%
role:
Franklyn Marsh (segment "Disembodied Hand")
1965

Horror

6.6
66%
The Gorgon
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 65%
role:
Prof. Karl Meister
1964

Horror

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.4
65%
Taste of Fear
Taste of Fear (1961)
IMDB 7.4
TMDB 71%
role:
Doctor Pierre Gerrard
1961

Horror

Mystery

Thriller

7.4
71%
1960

Horror

Romance

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.3
63%
The Mummy
The Mummy (1959)
IMDB 6.7
TMDB 69%
role:
Kharis, the Mummy
1959

Horror

6.7
69%
Dracula
Dracula (1958)
IMDB 7.3
TMDB 72%
role:
Count Dracula
1958

Horror

7.3
72%
Alexander the Great
Alexander the Great (1956)
IMDB 5.8
TMDB 58%
role:
Nectenabus (voice)
1956

Action

Adventure

Drama

History

War & Politics

5.8
58%
Hamlet
Hamlet (1948)
IMDB 7.6
TMDB 75%
role:
Spear Carrier & 1 more
1948

Drama

7.6
75%

FAQs

Some movies or TV shows available in the United States starring or involving Christopher Lee are, for example, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics and Night Train to Lisbon.
The streaming services with the largest selection are Prime Video, iTunes and Google Play.
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