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Chris Lee | Cristopher Lee | Sir Christopher Lee
6' 5" (1.96 m)
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I stopped appearing as Dracula in 1972 because in my opinion the presentation of the character had deteriorated to such an extent, particularly bringing him into the contemporary day and age, that it really no longer had any meaning.
In his role as the title character, The Mummy
(1959), in which he co-starred with Peter Cushing
, Lee got severely injured in the course of the filming. All that smashing through real glass windows and doors had dislocated his shoulder and pulled his neck muscles, especially when he had to carry an actress with arms fully extended across a swamp, walking as much as 87 yards, which damaged his ...
Roles in Hammer Horror films