Star Wars creator George Lucas has paid tribute to the late Sir Christopher Lee, calling him a "great actor" and a "real gentleman".
Lee played the villainous Count Dooku in two of the Star Wars saga's prequels, and impressively acted out almost all of his own sword fight scenes.
Christopher was a great British actor of the old school. A true link to cinema's past and a real gentleman. We will miss him.
Sir Christopher Lee enjoyed a distinguished career littered with some of the biggest movies in history. Here are some of his best moments.
Lord Of The Rings and Star Wars star Christopher Lee has died at the age of 93.