Lee Grinner Pace is an American actor who is best known for his role as Ned in the ABC comedy-drama series Pushing Daisies from 2007 to 2009. He also portrayed Thranduil in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy.
For Disney, he played Ronan the Accuser in the 2014 Marvel action film, Guardians of the Galaxy. He also played Brady Sacks in When in Rome. He reprised the role of Ronan the Accuser in the 2019 film, Captain Marvel.
- He was once considered for the of Star-Lord in Guardians of the Galaxy along with Joel Edgerton, Eddie Redmayne, Jensen Ackles, Wes Bentley, Jack Huston, Cam Gigandet, Sullivan Stapleton, Logan Marshall-Green, Garrett Hedlund, Chris Lowell, James Marsden, Jim Sturgess, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Aaron Paul, Michael Rosenbaum, Zachary Levi, and John Krasinski. In the end, Chris Pratt was cast instead, while Pace was cast as Ronan the Accuser.
- "Clark Gregg, Lee Pace and More Confirmed to Appear in Captain Marvel". Comic Book Resources (March 26, 2018).