R.I.P: Geoffrey Holder, “The Personification of Caribbean Man,” 1930-2014

October 7, 2014

Sex and Chocolate

Yes we know he is the ultimate Bond villain and that 7UP is the “Uncola,” but did you know that Holder also had roles in such memorable comedy films as Woody Allenโ€™s Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex* (*But Were Afraid to Ask) (1972) and Eddie Murphyโ€™s Boomerang, and was the narrator’s voice in Tim Burtonโ€™s Charlie and The Chocolate Factory (2005)?