Peter Cushing Biography

Peter Wilton Cushing, OBE was an English actor known for his many appearances in Hammer Films, in which he played the sinister scientist Baron Frankenstein, Sherlock Holmes and the vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing, among many other roles. He appeared frequently opposite Christopher Lee, and occasionally Vincent Price. A familiar face on both sides of the Atlantic, Cushing's best-known roles outside the Hammer productions include Grand Moff Tarkin in Star Wars and Dr. Who in Dr. Who and the Daleks and Daleks – Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D., films based on the Doctor Who television series. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Peter Cushing
Nationality:
United Kingdom
Profession:
Actor
Date of Birth:
May 26, 1913
Astrological Sign:
Gemini
Date of Death:
August 11, 1994
Age at Death:
81
Cause of Death:
Prostate cancer
Marriages
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