Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian-American actor, singer, dancer, and choreographer (b. 1930) died on October 5, 2014.

Geoffrey Lamont Holder was a Trinidadian-American actor, dancer, musician, and artist. He was a principal dancer for the Metropolitan Opera Ballet before his film career began in 1957 with an appearance in Carib Gold. In 1973, he played the villainous Baron Samedi in the Bond film Live and Let Die. He also carried out advertising work as the pitchman for 7 Up.

Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian-American actor, singer, dancer, and choreographer (b. 1930) died on October 5, 2014.

October 5, 2014

Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian-American actor, singer, dancer, and choreographer (b. 1930) died on October 5, 2014.

Geoffrey Lamont Holder was a Trinidadian-American actor, dancer, musician, and artist. He was a principal dancer for the Metropolitan Opera Ballet before his film career began in 1957 with an appearance in Carib Gold. In 1973, he played the villainous Baron Samedi in the Bond film Live and Let Die. He also carried out advertising work as the pitchman for 7 Up.