Provided the voice of Thor/Odin in the German version of Valhalla
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Chris Lee | Cristopher Lee | Sir Christopher Lee
6' 5" (1.96 m)
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[on how he was cast as the monster in The Curse of Frankenstein
(1957)] I was asked to play the creature chiefly because of my size and height which had effectively kept me out of many pictures I might have appeared in during the preceding ten years. Most British stars flatly refused to have me anywhere near them in a film, because I was easily the tallest man around.
Early in his career, Lee dubbed foreign films into English and other languages including Monsieur Hulot's Holiday
(1953). Sometimes he dubbed all the voices including women's parts. Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
, recalled that Lee could do any kind of accent: "foreign, domestic, North, South, Middle, young, old, everything. He's a great character actor".
Many roles in Hammer Horror films