Leone then chose Van Cleef to appear again with Eastwood this time as the primary villain Angel Eyes in The Good the Bad and the Ugly 1966. He also had a bit part as the sharpshooter in the climax of The Beast from 20000 Fathoms around the same time. While building a studio off his house in Granada Hills Lee cut off the tip of his finger on his right hand.
(January 9 1925 – December 16 1989) was an American film actor who appeared mostly in Westerns and action pictures. After appearing in the last of these films he was propelled to stardom becoming the hero in many of his later movies.