Lee Eyes Don Quixote Role

Veteran movie star CHRISTOPHER LEE is desperate to land the role of literary hero DON QUIXOTE in TERRY GILLIAM's forthcoming film.

Lee, 83, has been linked with the title role in THE MAN WHO KILLED DON QUIXOTE, which was shelved in 2000 when soaring costs prompted investors to withdraw all funding.

He says, "I want to play Don Quixote. I'm the right age - between 70 and 90!"

JOHNNY DEPP is already confirmed to appear.


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I really hope this project goes ahead. Mr lee will make a great Don Quixote! Like he says, he's the right age! And who can go wrong with Johnny Depp in a movie? I know, I know, maybe second time lucky for Terry and the guys!?WHEN this is finished it will be fabulous! Fingers crossed
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