Who played the 1959 mummy?

Christopher Lee
Cast: Peter Cushing (John Banning), Christopher Lee (Kharis, The Mummy), Yvonne Furneaux (Isobel Banning/Princess Ananka), Eddie Byrne (Inspector Mulrooney), Felix Aylmer (Stephen Banning), Raymond Huntley (Joseph Whemple). C-88m.

Did Christopher Lee play The Mummy?

Almost as good as Universal’s ‘The Mummy’. Features a terrific performance from Peter Cushing, and Christopher Lee makes a menacing Mummy, even more powerful and threatening than Karloff’s.

Why did Rachel Weisz not do mummy 3?

It was also reported at the time [via Cinema Blend] that the reason for Weisz’s departure from The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor was due to problems with the script. Apparently, Weisz felt it did a disservice to the Evie character, making her not want to return to the role.

How tall is Christopher Lee?

6′ 5″Christopher Lee / Height

Will there be a Mummy 4?

A 2019 article reads: “Universal opted not to go forward with a fourth film that would have seen the O’Connells face off against Aztec mummies in South America with Antonio Banderas playing the villain, and instead set its sights on a cinematic universe.”

Why did Brendan Fraser quit acting?

Why did Brendan Fraser stop acting? In 2018, Fraser claimed to be “blacklisted” by Hollywood. Fraser spoke out in an interview with GQ alleging he was sexually assaulted by a former president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Fraser claimed HFPA’s Philip Berk assaulted him at the Beverly Hills Hotel in 2003.

Did Christopher Lee have a child?

The heavy metal follow-up Charlemagne: The Omens of Death was released on 27 May 2013, Lee’s 91st birthday….Christopher Lee.

Sir Christopher Lee CBE CStJ
Years active 1948–2015
Spouse(s) Birgit Krøncke ​ ( m. 1961)​
Children 1
Relatives Marie Carandini (great-grandmother) Harriet Walter (niece)