Bernard Lee

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  • Birth Name: John Bernard Lee
  • Birth Place: Brentford, Middlesex, England
  • Died: January 16, 1981
  • Profession: Actor
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  • His father was a stage actor, and the two first appeared together in a sketch at the Oxford Music Hall in London in 1914.
  • Served with the Royal Sussex Regiment during World War II until he was discharged in 1946.
  • Passed away before filming his scenes as M in the James Bond movie For Your Eyes Only; out of respect, his character was written out of the picture instead of being recast.
  • Grandfather of actor Jonny Lee Miller.

Relationships

  • Nellie Smith — Mother
  • Edmund James Lee — Father
  • Gladys Merredew — Wife (deceased)
  • Ann Lee — Daughter
  • Ursula Lee — Wife

College

  • Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London, England

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  • Birth Name: John Bernard Lee
  • Birth Place: Brentford, Middlesex, England
  • Died: January 16, 1981
  • Profession: Actor