Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen
Sir Ian Murray McKellen, CH, CBE (born 25 May 1939) is an English actor. He is the recipient of six Laurence Olivier Awards, a Tony Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a BIF Award, two Saturn Awards, four Drama Desk Awards and two Critics' Choice Awards. He has also received two Academy Award nominations, eight BAFTA film and TV nominations and five Emmy Award nominations. McKellen's work spans genres ranging from Shakespearean and modern theatre to popular fantasy and science fiction. His notable film roles include Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies and Magneto in the X-Men films.
Name Ian McKellen
Also Known As Иэн МакКеллен, Sir Ian McKellen, Sir Ian McKellan, 伊恩·麦克莱恩, Sir Ian Murray McKellen, Σερ Ίαν Μάρεϊ ΜακΚέλεν, Ίαν ΜακΚέλεν, Ίαν Μάρεϊ ΜακΚέλεν
Birthday 1939-05-25
Gender Male
Homepage http://www.mckellen.com
IMDB Ian McKellen profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Burnley, Lancashire, England, UK
As: James Whale
1998-01-21
Gods and Monsters...
As: Gabriel Finch
2005-09-09
Neverwas...
As: Richard III
1995-12-29
Richard III...
As: Kurt Dussander
1998-10-23
Apt Pupil...
As: Emile
2003-01-01
Émile...
As: King Lear
2008-08-06
King Lear...
As: Zebedee
2005-01-19
The Magic Roundabout...
As: Narrator (voice)
2000-05-05
Cirque du Soleil: Jo...
As: Gandalf
2012-11-26
The Hobbit: An Unexp...
As: D.H. Lawrence
1981-10-11
Priest of Love...
As: Gandalf
2013-12-11
The Hobbit: The Deso...
As: Walter
1982-11-02
Walter...
As: Narrator
2006-04-27
Saint of 9/11...
As: Walter
1983-04-30
Walter and June...
As: Himself
2013-09-26
Muse of Fire...
As: Narrator
1997-06-20
A Bit Of Scarlet...
As: Unknown
1982-04-25
Ian McKellen: Acting...
As: Iago
1990-06-23
Othello...
As: Sherlock Holmes
2015-06-19
Mr. Holmes...
As: Spooner
2016-12-15
National Theatre Liv...
As: Narrator
2017-01-01
Edmund the Magnifice...
As: Gandalf the Grey
2001-12-18
The Lord of the Ring...
As: Gandalf the White
2002-12-18
The Lord of the Ring...
As: Gandalf the White
2003-12-01
The Lord of the Ring...
As: Macbeth
1979-02-02
A Performance of Mac...
As: Gandalf
2014-12-10
The Hobbit: The Batt...
As: Himself
2012-08-29
London 2012: Paralym...
As: George Matthews
1969-08-19
A Touch of Love...
As: The Prologue
2014-04-15
Miss in Her Teens...
As: Norman
2015-10-31
The Dresser...
As: King Edward
1970-08-06
Edward II...
As: Himself
2011-04-24
Looking for Lowry...
As: George Tesman
1972-10-20
Hedda Gabler...
As: Himself
2018-05-27
McKellen: Playing th...
As: King Lear
2018-09-27
National Theatre Liv...
As: Sir Leigh Teabing
2006-05-17
The Da Vinci Code...
As: Dr. James Kennedy
1998-01-23
Swept from the Sea...
As: The Toad (voice)
2006-10-22
Flushed Away...
As: Chauvelin
1982-11-09
The Scarlet Pimperne...
As: Dr. Peter Cleave
2005-09-09
Asylum...
As: Eric Lehnsherr / Mag
2000-07-13
X-Men...
As: Eric Lehnsherr / Mag
2003-04-24
X2...
As: Eric Lehnsherr / Mag
2006-05-24
X-Men: The Last Stan...
As: Tsar Nicholas II
1996-03-23
Rasputin...
As: Percy Corcoran
1993-08-20
The Ballad of Little...
As: Himself
2000-01-01
Now You See Him: The...
As: The Jackdaw
2007-02-28
For the Love of God...
As: Himself
2005-09-06
The Hobart Shakespea...
As: Unknown
1969-12-01
The Promise...
As: Himself
2001-11-29
Quest for the Ring...
As: Himself
2014-11-14
X-Men: Reunited...
As: Narrator (voice)
2010-06-25
A Lost and Found Box...
As: Roy Courtnay
2019-11-08
The Good Liar...
As: Earl of Southampton
2018-12-21
All Is True...
As: Augustus Caesar (voi
1994-02-15
David Macaulay: Roma...
As: Unknown
2011-01-01
Lady Grey London...
As: Geoffrey Miller
1993-12-08
Six Degrees of Separ...
As: John Profumo
1989-03-03
Scandal...
As: Uncle Freddie
1997-11-26
Bent...
As: Horatio P. Huntingto
2017-11-10
Animal Crackers...
As: Himself
2001-12-09
A Passage to Middle-...
As: Himself
2001-12-23
National Geographic ...
As: Dr. Reinhardt Lane
1994-07-01
The Shadow...
As: Sir Andrew Charleson
1985-09-20
Plenty...
As: Roger
1969-10-08
Alfred the Great...
As: And Even Yet Another
2016-03-31
The Roof...
As: Dr. Theodore Cuza
1983-12-16
The Keep...
As: Quilt Documentary Na
1994-12-02
To Die For...
As: Unknown
2003-12-26
The Lord of the Ring...
As: Iorek Byrnison (voic
2007-12-04
The Golden Compass...
As: Amos Starkadder
1995-01-01
Cold Comfort Farm...
As: Unknown
2016-04-23
Shakespeare Live! Fr...
As: Will Gates
1995-12-29
Restoration...
As: Himself
2000-11-02
X-Men: Production Sc...
As: Himself
2003-02-11
X-Men: The Uncanny S...
As: Himself
2003-02-11
X-Men: Premieres Aro...
As: Himself
2016-12-30
Judi Dench: All the ...
As: Gus the Theater Cat
2019-12-12
Cats...
As: Himself
2004-07-23
Frodo Is Great... Wh...
As: John Earl McAlpine
1994-02-04
I'll Do Anything...
As: Himself
2003-02-11
X-Factor: The Look o...
As: Himself
2006-10-02
X-Men: Evolution of ...
As: Himself
2006-10-02
X-Men: The Excitemen...
As: Himself
2015-07-14
X-Men: Unguarded...
As: Erik Lehnsherr / Mag
2014-05-15
X-Men: Days of Futur...
As: Himself
2003-11-25
The Second Uncanny I...
As: William
1995-06-02
Jack & Sarah...
As: Zebedee
2006-02-24
Doogal...
As: Cogsworth
2017-03-16
Beauty and the Beast...
As: Himself (as Sir Ian
2011-02-01
The Betty Driver Sto...
As: Himself
2002-11-12
A day in the life of...
As: Death
1993-06-18
Last Action Hero...
As: Kronfeld
1986-07-22
Zina...
As: The Great Intelligen
2012-12-25
Doctor Who: The Snow...
As: Himself
2015-07-14
Mutant vs. Machine...
As: Unknown
2017-03-11
The Untold Tales of ...
As: Himself
2017-06-23
The Paul O'Grady Sto...
As: Erik Lehnsherr / Mag
2013-07-23
The Wolverine...
As: Narrator (voice)
2007-08-09
Stardust...
As: Bill Kraus
1993-09-11
And the Band Played ...
As: Unknown
1978-11-29
The Vanishing Army...
As: Unknown
2013-11-23
The Five(ish) Doctor...
As: Unknown
2003-01-26
Jimmy Kimmel Live!...
As: Unknown
2006-08-14
The One Show...
As: Unknown
1997-08-11
The View...
As: Unknown
2003-02-21
Real Time with Bill ...
As: David Copperfield
1966-01-16
David Copperfield...
As: Himself - Narrator (
2003-10-08
Churchill...
As: David Masterman
1972-08-20
Country Matters...
As: Unknown
1974-03-13
Playhouse...
As: Unknown
1994-06-01
Inside the Actors St...
As: Unknown
1989-12-17
The Simpsons...
As: Unknown
2002-06-08
Ant & Dec's Saturday...
As: Unknown
2004-10-11
The Paul O'Grady Sho...
As: Anthony Skipling
1978-02-21
Armchair Thriller...
As: Unknown
1965-10-19
Play of the Month...
As: Unknown
1953-03-18
The Academy Awards...
As: Unknown
1975-10-11
Saturday Night Live...
As: Unknown
1960-12-09
Coronation Street...
As: Voice of the Snowman
2005-03-26
Doctor Who...
As: Ian McKellen
2005-07-21
Extras...
As: Freddie Thornhill
2013-04-29
Vicious...
As: Himself
1978-01-08
An Audience with......
As: Creakle
1999-12-25
David Copperfield...
As: Chairman
1988-02-07
Windmills of the God...
As: Unknown
1984-07-29
Playing Shakespeare...
As: Himself
2014-06-27
Trailblazer Honors...
As: 2 / Curtis
2009-11-15
The Prisoner...