A World War II veteran, English actor, singer, Sir Christopher Lee net worth has been estimated around $25 million, he started his acting career after he returned from his military services at World War II. His cousin suggested him to become an actor. He made his debut in Corridor of Mirrors. Because of his tall frame he mostly got roles as supporting actor or background character. He learned a lot in those ten years which bagged him the lead role for Hammer inThe Curse of Frankenstein.
|Full Name||Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee|
|Christopher Lee Net worth||$25 Million|
|Christopher Lee Annual Salary||$1.5 Million|
|Source of Earning||Acting|
|Origin||New York, United States|
|Date of Birth||May 27, 1922|
He later got offers in films such Corridors of Blood, vampire role in Dracula and quite a similar role in Uncle was a Vampire. His great acting skills in the film Dracula mostly gave him roles in horror films. Some other famous work done by Lee for Hammer was The Mummy, Sherlock Holmes and Deadly Necklace, the Private Life of Sherlock Holmes. He also worked for several other companies.
Lee didn’t like typecast roles, he wanted inspirational roles. After 1970’s the roles of Dracula had stopped and he made a remarkable move as villain in James Bond movie The Man with Golden Gun. Later he moved to America and became famous due to villain roles in Lord of Rings and Star Wars. He even lent his voice in animated movies, video games. His music career gave him the “Spirit of Metal” award for his album Charlemagne. His last album was The Hollywood Vampires. His enigmatic personality listed him as fifty best dressed over 50 by Guardian magazine. Due to respiratory problem and heart failure Lee died on 7 June 2015.