Christopher Lee… what can you say about this legendary figure? Let’s start out with a few facts. First, he was born in London in 1922 and kicked off his acting career in film and television in 1948. That made him one of the longest working actors in Hollywood history. During that time, he appeared in 244 films which earned his a Guinness World Record for most screen credits. He also has two others for being the tallest leading man (6 feet 5 inches) and he appeared in the highest amount of movies with sword fights (17).