Tuesday, 7 October 2014

RIP Baron Samedi: James Bond Actor Geoffrey Holder Dies, Aged 84.Drive Hot News

RIP Baron Samedi: James Bond Actor Geoffrey Holder Dies, Aged 84

Actor Geoffrey Holder, best known for playing voodoo villain Baron Samedi in James Bond’s ‘Live and Let Die’, has died aged 84. A spokesperson for the family revealed he died from complication of pneumonia on Sunday in Manhattan.
The Trinidadian was a Tony Award-winning stage director and costume designer as well as an accomplished actor and choreographer on stage and screen. His most famous movie roles were as top-hatted Baron Samedi opposite Roger Moore in the 1973 Bond adventure, and as Punjab, Daddy Warbucks’ personal butler in ‘Annie’.