Francesco Alo over at the Italian LOTR site Caltanet Cinema got a wonderful interview with Christopher Lee (Saruman) at the Verona Film Festival. Bear with the translation – the questions are good and Lee’s answers give you a sense of just how much he loves the Rings. [More]

When asked about accents, check out his answer: “No accents. I speak normally. There are British actors, Australian actors, New Zealand actors, American actors. And actresses of course. We all speak english without accents.” I know this isn’t going to make sense to a lot of you…… : D