The Epic Truth About Christopher Lee’s Military Service Proves He Was More Than Just A Great Actor

Star Wars’ Count Dooku, The Lord of the Rings’ Saruman and, of course, Dracula: Christopher Lee has portrayed some of the most iconic villains in cinema history. But there was much more to the late actor’s talents than dramatic flair. That’s right: before his rise to fame, the British film legend had quite the career in the military, too.