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Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen

Born: Thu, May 25 1939
82
years old
On Broadway
Ian McKellen was:
82
Played: Self
Fri, Aug 20 2021
Infinitum: Subject Unknown
Ian McKellen was:
82
Played: Dr. Charles Marland-White
Fri, Aug 06 2021
Hating Peter Tatchell
Ian McKellen was:
81
Played: Self
Thu, Aug 06 2020
Animal Crackers
Ian McKellen was:
81
Played: Horatio P. Huntington (voice)
Fri, Jul 24 2020
Du Fu: China's Greatest Poet
Ian McKellen was:
80
Played:
Sun, Apr 05 2020
Cats
Ian McKellen was:
80
Played: Gus, the Theatre Cat
Thu, Dec 19 2019
The Good Liar
Ian McKellen was:
80
Played: Roy Courtnay
Fri, Nov 08 2019
All Is True
Ian McKellen was:
79
Played: Earl of Southampton
Fri, Dec 21 2018
National Theatre Live: King Lear
Ian McKellen was:
79
Played: King Lear
Thu, Sep 27 2018
McKellen: Playing the Part
Ian McKellen was:
79
Played: Himself
Sun, May 27 2018
The Paul O'Grady Story
Ian McKellen was:
78
Played: Himself
Fri, Jun 23 2017
How a Kite Flies
Ian McKellen was:
77
Played: Mr. Kite (voice)
Fri, Apr 28 2017
Beauty and the Beast
Ian McKellen was:
77
Played: Cogsworth
Thu, Mar 16 2017
The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin
Ian McKellen was:
77
Played: Himself
Sat, Mar 11 2017
Edmund the Magnificent
Ian McKellen was:
77
Played: Narrator
Sun, Jan 01 2017
Judi Dench: All the World's Her Stage
Ian McKellen was:
77
Played: Self
Fri, Dec 30 2016
National Theatre Live: No Man's Land
Ian McKellen was:
77
Played: Spooner
Thu, Dec 15 2016
Shakespeare on Stage, Screen and Elsewhere with Ian McKellen
Ian McKellen was:
77
Played:
Tue, May 31 2016
Play the Devil: Making Richard III
Ian McKellen was:
77
Played:
Tue, May 31 2016
Shakespeare on Film
Ian McKellen was:
77
Played:
Tue, May 31 2016
Shakespeare Live! From the RSC
Ian McKellen was:
76
Played:
Sat, Apr 23 2016
The Roof
Ian McKellen was:
76
Played: And Even Yet Another Fan
Thu, Mar 31 2016
The Dresser
Ian McKellen was:
76
Played: Norman
Sat, Oct 31 2015
X-Men: Unguarded
Ian McKellen was:
76
Played: Self
Tue, Jul 14 2015
Mr. Holmes
Ian McKellen was:
76
Played: Sherlock Holmes
Fri, Jun 19 2015
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Ian McKellen was:
75
Played: Gandalf
Wed, Dec 10 2014
X-Men: Reunited
Ian McKellen was:
75
Played: Himself
Fri, Nov 14 2014
X-Men: Days of Future Past
Ian McKellen was:
74
Played: Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Old)
Thu, May 15 2014
Miss in Her Teens
Ian McKellen was:
74
Played: The Prologue
Tue, Apr 15 2014
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Ian McKellen was:
74
Played: Gandalf
Wed, Dec 11 2013
The Wolverine: Path of a Ronin
Ian McKellen was:
74
Played: Self
Tue, Dec 03 2013
The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot
Ian McKellen was:
74
Played: Himself
Sat, Nov 23 2013
Muse of Fire
Ian McKellen was:
74
Played: Himself
Thu, Sep 26 2013
The Wolverine
Ian McKellen was:
74
Played: Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (uncredited)
Tue, Jul 23 2013
The Egg Trick
Ian McKellen was:
74
Played: Magician
Fri, Jun 21 2013
Doctor Who: The Snowmen
Ian McKellen was:
73
Played: The Great Intelligence (voice)
Tue, Dec 25 2012
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Ian McKellen was:
73
Played: Gandalf
Mon, Nov 26 2012
London 2012: Paralympics Opening Ceremony
Ian McKellen was:
73
Played: Himself
Wed, Aug 29 2012
Looking for Lowry
Ian McKellen was:
71
Played: Himself
Sun, Apr 24 2011
The Betty Driver Story
Ian McKellen was:
71
Played: Himself (as Sir Ian McKellan)
Tue, Feb 01 2011
Small-Time Revolutionary
Ian McKellen was:
71
Played: Hamish Miller (voice)
Thu, Jul 22 2010
A Lost and Found Box of Human Sensation
Ian McKellen was:
71
Played: Narrator (voice)
Fri, Jun 25 2010
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy
Ian McKellen was:
70
Played: (archival footage)
Tue, May 04 2010
King Lear
Ian McKellen was:
69
Played: King Lear
Wed, Aug 06 2008
The Golden Compass
Ian McKellen was:
68
Played: Iorek Byrnison (voice)
Tue, Dec 04 2007
Stardust
Ian McKellen was:
68
Played: Narrator (voice)
Thu, Aug 09 2007
For the Love of God
Ian McKellen was:
67
Played: The Jackdaw
Wed, Feb 28 2007
Flushed Away
Ian McKellen was:
67
Played: The Toad (voice)
Sun, Oct 22 2006
X-Men: Evolution of a Trilogy
Ian McKellen was:
67
Played: Self
Mon, Oct 02 2006
X-Men: The Excitement Continues
Ian McKellen was:
67
Played: Himself
Mon, Oct 02 2006
X-Men: The Last Stand
Ian McKellen was:
66
Played: Eric Lehnsherr / Magneto
Wed, May 24 2006
The Da Vinci Code
Ian McKellen was:
66
Played: Sir Leigh Teabing
Wed, May 17 2006
Saint of 9/11
Ian McKellen was:
66
Played: Narrator
Thu, Apr 27 2006
Doogal
Ian McKellen was:
66
Played: Zebedee (voice)
Fri, Feb 24 2006
Asylum
Ian McKellen was:
66
Played: Dr. Peter Cleave
Fri, Sep 09 2005
Neverwas
Ian McKellen was:
66
Played: Gabriel Finch
Fri, Sep 09 2005
The Hobart Shakespeareans
Ian McKellen was:
66
Played: Himself
Tue, Sep 06 2005
The Magic Roundabout
Ian McKellen was:
65
Played: Zebedee (voice)
Wed, Feb 02 2005
Ringers - Lord of the Fans
Ian McKellen was:
65
Played:
Fri, Jan 21 2005
Eighteen
Ian McKellen was:
65
Played: Jason Anders (voice)
Sat, Jan 01 2005
Frodo Is Great... Who Is That?!!
Ian McKellen was:
65
Played: Himself
Fri, Jul 23 2004
The Quest Fulfilled: A Director's Vision
Ian McKellen was:
64
Played: Himself
Fri, Dec 26 2003
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Ian McKellen was:
64
Played: Gandalf
Mon, Dec 01 2003
The Second Uncanny Issue of X-Men: Making X2
Ian McKellen was:
64
Played: Himself
Tue, Nov 25 2003
X-Men: Production Scrapbook
Ian McKellen was:
64
Played: Himself
Sun, Nov 02 2003
X2
Ian McKellen was:
63
Played: Eric Lehnsherr / Magneto
Thu, Apr 24 2003
X-Men: The Uncanny Suspects
Ian McKellen was:
63
Played: Himself
Tue, Feb 11 2003
X-Factor: The Look of X-Men
Ian McKellen was:
63
Played: Himself
Tue, Feb 11 2003
X-Men: Premieres Around the World
Ian McKellen was:
63
Played: Himself
Tue, Feb 11 2003
Émile
Ian McKellen was:
63
Played: Emile
Wed, Jan 01 2003
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Ian McKellen was:
63
Played: Gandalf
Wed, Dec 18 2002
National Geographic - Beyond the Movie: The Fellowship of the Ring
Ian McKellen was:
62
Played: Self
Sun, Dec 23 2001
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Ian McKellen was:
62
Played: Gandalf
Tue, Dec 18 2001
A Passage to Middle-earth: Making of 'Lord of the Rings'
Ian McKellen was:
62
Played: Himself
Sun, Dec 09 2001
Quest for the Ring
Ian McKellen was:
62
Played: Himself
Thu, Nov 29 2001
X-Men: The Mutant Watch
Ian McKellen was:
62
Played: Himself
Sat, Aug 11 2001
X-Men
Ian McKellen was:
61
Played: Eric Lehnsherr / Magneto
Thu, Jul 13 2000
Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man
Ian McKellen was:
60
Played: Narrator (voice)
Fri, May 05 2000
Now You See Him: The Invisible Man Revealed!
Ian McKellen was:
60
Played: Himself
Sat, Jan 01 2000
The World of Gods and Monsters: A Journey with James Whale
Ian McKellen was:
60
Played: Self
Tue, Jun 08 1999
Apt Pupil
Ian McKellen was:
59
Played: Kurt Dussander
Fri, Oct 23 1998
Swept from the Sea
Ian McKellen was:
58
Played: Dr. James Kennedy
Fri, Jan 23 1998
Gods and Monsters
Ian McKellen was:
58
Played: James Whale
Wed, Jan 21 1998
Bent
Ian McKellen was:
58
Played: Uncle Freddie
Wed, Nov 26 1997
A Bit Of Scarlet
Ian McKellen was:
58
Played: Narrator
Fri, Jun 20 1997
Rasputin
Ian McKellen was:
56
Played: Tsar Nicholas II
Sat, Mar 23 1996
Restoration
Ian McKellen was:
56
Played: Will Gates
Fri, Dec 29 1995
Richard III
Ian McKellen was:
56
Played: Richard III
Fri, Dec 29 1995
Jack & Sarah
Ian McKellen was:
56
Played: William
Fri, Jun 02 1995
Cold Comfort Farm
Ian McKellen was:
55
Played: Amos Starkadder
Sun, Jan 01 1995
To Die For
Ian McKellen was:
55
Played: Quilt Documentary Narrator (voice)
Fri, Dec 02 1994
The Shadow
Ian McKellen was:
55
Played: Dr. Reinhardt Lane
Fri, Jul 01 1994
David Macaulay: Roman City
Ian McKellen was:
54
Played: Augustus Caesar (voice)
Tue, Feb 15 1994
I'll Do Anything
Ian McKellen was:
54
Played: John Earl McAlpine
Fri, Feb 04 1994
Six Degrees of Separation
Ian McKellen was:
54
Played: Geoffrey Miller
Wed, Dec 08 1993
And the Band Played On
Ian McKellen was:
54
Played: Bill Kraus
Sat, Sep 11 1993
The Ballad of Little Jo
Ian McKellen was:
54
Played: Percy Corcoran
Fri, Aug 20 1993
Last Action Hero
Ian McKellen was:
54
Played: Death
Fri, Jun 18 1993
Othello
Ian McKellen was:
51
Played: Iago
Sat, Jun 23 1990
Countdown to War
Ian McKellen was:
49
Played: Adolf Hitler
Fri, Apr 07 1989
Scandal
Ian McKellen was:
49
Played: John Profumo
Fri, Mar 03 1989
Walter
Ian McKellen was:
47
Played: Walter
Tue, Jul 01 1986
Zina
Ian McKellen was:
46
Played: Kronfeld
Fri, Nov 01 1985
Plenty
Ian McKellen was:
46
Played: Sir Andrew Charleson
Fri, Sep 20 1985
The Keep
Ian McKellen was:
44
Played: Dr. Theodore Cuza
Fri, Dec 16 1983
Walter and June
Ian McKellen was:
43
Played: Walter
Sat, Apr 30 1983
The Scarlet Pimpernel
Ian McKellen was:
43
Played: Chauvelin
Tue, Nov 09 1982
Ian McKellen: Acting Shakespeare
Ian McKellen was:
42
Played:
Sun, Apr 25 1982
Priest of Love
Ian McKellen was:
42
Played: D.H. Lawrence
Sun, Oct 11 1981
Macbeth
Ian McKellen was:
39
Played: Macbeth
Fri, Feb 02 1979
The Vanishing Army
Ian McKellen was:
39
Played:
Wed, Nov 29 1978
Hedda Gabler
Ian McKellen was:
33
Played: George Tesman
Fri, Oct 20 1972
Edward II
Ian McKellen was:
31
Played: King Edward
Thu, Aug 06 1970
The Tragedy of King Richard II
Ian McKellen was:
31
Played: King Richard II
Thu, Jul 30 1970
The Promise
Ian McKellen was:
30
Played:
Mon, Dec 01 1969
Alfred the Great
Ian McKellen was:
30
Played: Roger
Wed, Oct 08 1969
A Touch of Love
Ian McKellen was:
30
Played: George Matthews
Tue, Aug 19 1969
Marley
Ian McKellen was:
82
Played: Scrooge (rumored)
Thu, Oct 21 2021
Hamlet Revenant
Ian McKellen was:
82
Played:
Thu, Oct 21 2021
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