Lee Grinner Pace (March 25, 1979) is an American actor. He starred as Thranduil the Elvenking in The Hobbit trilogy, and as the protagonist Joe MacMillan for four seasons in AMC's television drama Halt and Catch Fire. He also played Roy Walker/the Masked Bandit in the 2006 film The Fall. Pace has appeared in the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Ronan the Accuser, a role he first performed in Guardians of the Galaxy and reprised in Captain Marvel. He has appeared in film series, including The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 as Garrett. He starred as Ned in the ABC series Pushing Daisies for which he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award and Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series in 2008.