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English actor

Ian McKellen is ...

Alive
Born 25 May 1939 in Burnley
Age82 years, 3 months
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Ian McKellen at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con International.

About Ian McKellen

Ian Murray McKellen born on 25 May 1939 in Burnley. He is a citizen of United Kingdom. Ian McKellen was educated at St Catharine's College, Cambridge and Bolton School. He lives at Wigan and Narrow Street.

He is an English actor known for his work on The Lord of the Rings trilogy and X-Men.

Ian McKellen has worked as a voice actor, screenwriter, stage actor, film actor, actor, preface author, theatre director and television actor. He has worked in a video game industry. He has been a member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, Academy Award for Best Actor, British Academy Television Award for Best Supporting Actor, Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play and Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actor. He has has won Laurence Olivier Award for Actor of the Year in a Revival, Commander of the Order of the British Empire, Donostia Award, Annie Award for Voice Acting in a Feature Production, Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actor, European Film Award for Best Actor, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Cast, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film, Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, Laurence Olivier Award for Best Comedy Performance, Laurence Olivier Award for Actor of the Year in a New Play, Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor, Empire Icon Award, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding One-Person Show and Knight Bachelor.

Ian McKellen has held the position of fellow.

He is also known as Sir Ian Murray McKellen and Ian Murray McKellen.

Films

Ian McKellen has worked on the following films:

X-Men: The Last Stand
2006 superhero film
2006
Cats
2019 American film directed by Tom Hooper
2019
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
2001 film directed by Peter Jackson
2001
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
2014 epic fantasy adventure film directed by Peter Jackson
2014
X-Men
2000 American superhero film directed by Bryan Singer
2000
The Da Vinci Code
2006 American mystery thriller film
2006
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
2012 film directed by Peter Jackson
2012
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
2013 epic fantasy adventure film
2013
X2
2003 superhero film
2003
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
2002 film directed by Peter Jackson
2002
Apt Pupil
1998 film by Bryan Singer
1998
Stardust
2007 British romance fantasy film
2007
The Good Liar
2019 film by Bill Condon
2019
The Shadow
1994 film by Russell Mulcahy
1994
Mr. Holmes
2015 film starring Ian McKellen as a retired Sherlock Holmes
2015
The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot
2013 film directed by Peter Davison
2013
Richard III
1995 film by Richard Loncraine
1995
The Keep
1983 film by Michael Mann
1983
And the Band Played On
1993 film by Roger Spottiswoode
1993
Animal Crackers
2016 film by Tony Bancroft
2016
Gods and Monsters
1998 film by Bill Condon
1998
The Scarlet Pimpernel
1982 film by Clive Donner
1982
Scandal
1989 film by Michael Caton-Jones
1989
All Is True
2018 film by Kenneth Branagh
2018
Swept from the Sea
1997 film by Beeban Kidron
1997
Restoration
1995 historical drama film directed by Michael Hoffman
1995
Six Degrees of Separation
1993 American comedy-drama film by Fred Schepisi
1993
The Ballad of Little Jo
1993 film by Maggie Greenwald
1993
I'll Do Anything
1994 film by James L. Brooks
1994
Alfred the Great
1969 film by Clive Donner
1969
Asylum
2005 drama film directed by David Mackenzie
2005
Cold Comfort Farm
film of english novel
1995
Neverwas
2005 Canadian-American fantasy drama film
2005
Bent
1997 film by Sean Mathias
1997
Jack and Sarah
1995 film by Tim Sullivan
1995
Priest of Love
1981 film by Christopher Miles
1981
Plenty
1985 film by Fred Schepisi
1985
Zina
1986 film by Ken McMullen
1986
Emile
2003 film by Carl Bessai
2003
Countdown to War
1989 film by Patrick Lau
1989
The Book That Wrote Itself
1999
The Promise
1969 film by Michael Hayes
1969
Displaced
2006
The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin
2017 documentary film by Jennifer M. Kroot
2017

Notable work

Ian McKellen has been celebrated for these works: