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  Rings actors
Elijah Wood (Frodo)
Billy Boyd (Pippin)
Sean Astin (Samwise)
Dominic Monaghan (Merry)
Orlando Bloom (Legolas)
Viggo Mortensen (Aragorn)
Sir Ian McKellen (Gandalf)
Christopher Lee (Saruman)
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Christopher Lee plays Saruman in Lord of the Rings Christopher Lee (Saruman)
Full name: Christopher Frank Carandini Lee
Birthday: 27 May 1922
Born: Belgravia, London
Height: 6ft 5"
Hair: Grey
Eyes: Dark
Family: Wife Gitte and daughter Birgit
Films: A Tale of Two Cities, Dracula, The Mummy, The Wicker Man, The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The Three and The Four Musketeers, The Man with The Golden Gun, Star Wars (as Count Dooku), Lord of the Rings
LOTR character: Saruman the White

Other stuff:

  • He went to posh school Eton, where Prince Wills and Harry went to
  • He speaks loads of languages including French, Italian, Spanish, German, Russian and Greek!
  • He's the only member of the Rings cast and crew to have met the trilogy author JRR Tolkien
  • His cousin is James Bond creator Ian Fleming
  • Christopher reckons he's starred in more films than any other actor!
  • He's a classically trained singer and loves opera
  • He served in the Royal Air Force in the Second World War
  • He's a great golfer

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