Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee (May 27, 1922 – June 7, 2015) was an English actor who portrayed Saruman in The Lord of the Rings trilogy.
Behind the scenesEdit
- Lee had also worked with Peter Jackson in the first and third films of The Hobbit trilogy.
- Lee's scenes in The Return of the King were cut from the theatrical release but were included in the film's Extended Edition.
- As Lee was afraid of heights, Frank Goldingham worked as his stand-in during tower scenes.