Ian McKellen movie actor

Ian McKellen, English actor, 80 years old.

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Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen is an English actor. He was born on May 25, 1939 (80 years old) in Burnley as Ian Murray McKellen. Sir Ian Murray McKellen CH CBE 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.

When is Ian McKellen's next birthday?

Ian McKellen was born on the , which was a Thursday. He will be turning 81 in only 51 days from today (04 April, 2020).

Ian McKellen is 80 years old.

Ian McKellen zodiac sign is gemini.

Education

School name
Bolton School
St Catharine's College, Cambridge

Movies (104)

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
He was 75 years old
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
He was 62 years old
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
He was 64 years old
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
He was 73 years old

All movie credits

Year Title
1998 Gods and Monsters as James Whale . He was 58 years old
2005 Neverwas as Gabriel Finch . He was 66 years old
1995 Richard III as Richard III . He was 56 years old
1998 Apt Pupil as Kurt Dussander . He was 59 years old
2005 Émile as Emile . He was 65 years old
2008 King Lear as King Lear . He was 69 years old
2005 The Magic Roundabout as Zebedee . He was 65 years old
2000 Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man as Narrator (voice) . He was 60 years old
2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey as Gandalf . He was 73 years old
1981 Priest of Love as D.H. Lawrence . He was 42 years old
2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug as Gandalf . He was 74 years old
1986 Walter as Walter . He was 47 years old
2006 Saint of 9/11 as Narrator . He was 66 years old
1983 Walter and June as Walter . He was 43 years old
2013 Muse of Fire as Himself . He was 74 years old
1997 A Bit Of Scarlet as Narrator . He was 58 years old
1982 Ian McKellen: Acting Shakespeare . He was 42 years old
1990 Othello as Iago . He was 51 years old
2015 Mr. Holmes as Sherlock Holmes . He was 76 years old
2016 National Theatre Live: No Man's Land as Spooner . He was 77 years old
2017 Edmund the Magnificent as Narrator . He was 77 years old
2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring as Gandalf the Grey . He was 62 years old
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers as Gandalf the White . He was 63 years old
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King as Gandalf the White . He was 64 years old
1979 A Performance of Macbeth (Macbeth) as Macbeth . He was 39 years old
2014 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies as Gandalf . He was 75 years old
2012 London 2012: Paralympics Opening Ceremony as Himself . He was 73 years old
1969 A Touch of Love as George Matthews . He was 30 years old
2014 Miss in Her Teens as The Prologue . He was 74 years old
2016 The Dresser as Norman . He was 77 years old
1970 Edward II as King Edward . He was 31 years old
2011 Looking for Lowry as Himself . He was 71 years old
1972 Hedda Gabler as George Tesman . He was 33 years old
2018 McKellen: Playing the Part as Himself . He was 79 years old
2018 National Theatre Live: King Lear as King Lear . He was 79 years old
- How a Kite Flies as Kite .
2006 The Da Vinci Code as Sir Leigh Teabing . He was 66 years old
1998 Swept from the Sea as Dr. James Kennedy . He was 58 years old
2006 Flushed Away as The Toad (voice) . He was 67 years old
1982 The Scarlet Pimpernel as Chauvelin . He was 43 years old
2005 Asylum as Dr. Peter Cleave . He was 66 years old
2000 X-Men as Eric Lehnsherr / Magneto . He was 61 years old
2003 X2 as Eric Lehnsherr / Magneto . He was 63 years old
2006 X-Men: The Last Stand as Eric Lehnsherr / Magneto . He was 67 years old
1996 Rasputin as Tsar Nicholas II . He was 56 years old
1993 The Ballad of Little Jo as Percy Corcoran . He was 54 years old
2000 Now You See Him: The Invisible Man Revealed! as Himself . He was 60 years old
2007 For the Love of God as The Jackdaw . He was 67 years old
2005 The Hobart Shakespeareans as Himself . He was 66 years old
1969 The Promise . He was 30 years old
2001 Quest for the Ring as Himself . He was 62 years old
2014 X-Men: Reunited as Himself . He was 75 years old
2010 A Lost and Found Box of Human Sensation as Narrator (voice) . He was 71 years old
2019 The Good Liar as Roy Courtnay . He was 80 years old
2019 All Is True as Henry Wriothesley, Earl of Southampton . He was 79 years old
1994 David Macaulay: Roman City as Augustus Caesar (voice) . He was 54 years old
2011 Lady Grey London . He was 71 years old
1993 Six Degrees of Separation as Geoffrey Miller . He was 54 years old
1989 Scandal as John Profumo . He was 49 years old
1997 Bent as Uncle Freddie . He was 58 years old
2019 Animal Crackers as Horatio P. Huntington (voice) . He was 79 years old
2001 A Passage to Middle-earth: Making of 'Lord of the Rings' as Himself . He was 62 years old
2001 National Geographic - Beyond the Movie: The Fellowship of the Ring as Himself . He was 62 years old
1994 The Shadow as Dr. Reinhardt Lane . He was 55 years old
1985 Plenty as Sir Andrew Charleson . He was 46 years old
1969 Alfred the Great as Roger . He was 30 years old
2016 The Roof as And Even Yet Another Fan . He was 76 years old
- Hamlet Revenant .
1983 The Keep as Dr. Theodore Cuza . He was 44 years old
1994 To Die For as Quilt Documentary Narrator (voice) . He was 55 years old
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Quest Fulfilled . He was 64 years old
2007 The Golden Compass as Iorek Byrnison (voice) . He was 68 years old
1995 Cold Comfort Farm as Amos Starkadder . He was 55 years old
2016 Shakespeare Live! From the RSC . He was 76 years old
1995 Restoration as Will Gates . He was 56 years old
2000 X-Men: Production Scrapbook as Himself . He was 61 years old
2003 X-Men: The Uncanny Suspects as Himself . He was 63 years old
2003 X-Men: Premieres Around the World as Himself . He was 63 years old
2016 Judi Dench: All the World's Her Stage as Himself . He was 77 years old
2019 Cats as Gus the Theater Cat . He was 80 years old
2004 Frodo Is Great... Who Is That?!! as Himself . He was 65 years old
1994 I'll Do Anything as John Earl McAlpine . He was 54 years old
2003 X-Factor: The Look of X-Men as Himself . He was 63 years old
2006 X-Men: Evolution of a Trilogy as Himself . He was 67 years old
2006 X-Men: The Excitement Continues as Himself . He was 67 years old
2015 X-Men: Unguarded as Himself . He was 76 years old
2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Old) . He was 74 years old
2003 The Second Uncanny Issue of X-Men: Making X2 as Himself . He was 64 years old
1995 Jack & Sarah as William . He was 56 years old
2006 Doogal as Zebedee . He was 66 years old
2017 Beauty and the Beast as Cogsworth . He was 77 years old
2011 The Betty Driver Story as Himself (as Sir Ian McKellan) . He was 71 years old
2002 A Day in the Life of a Hobbit as Himself . He was 63 years old
1993 Last Action Hero as Death . He was 54 years old
1986 Zina as Kronfeld . He was 47 years old
2012 Doctor Who: The Snowmen as The Great Intelligence (voice) . He was 73 years old
2015 Mutant vs. Machine as Himself . He was 76 years old
2017 The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin . He was 77 years old
2017 The Paul O'Grady Story as Himself . He was 78 years old
2013 The Wolverine as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (uncredited) . He was 74 years old
2007 Stardust as Narrator (voice) . He was 68 years old
1993 And the Band Played On as Bill Kraus . He was 54 years old
1978 The Vanishing Army . He was 39 years old
2013 The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot . He was 74 years old

TV Shows (26)

Year Title
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! he was 63 years old
2006 The One Show he was 67 years old
1997 The View he was 58 years old
2003 Real Time with Bill Maher he was 63 years old
1966 David Copperfield as David Copperfield. he was 26 years old
2003 Churchill as Himself - Narrator (voice). he was 64 years old
1972 Country Matters as David Masterman. he was 33 years old
1974 Playhouse he was 34 years old
1994 Inside the Actors Studio he was 55 years old
1989 The Simpsons he was 50 years old
2002 Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway he was 63 years old
2004 The Paul O'Grady Show he was 65 years old
1978 Armchair Thriller as Anthony Skipling. he was 38 years old
1965 Play of the Month he was 26 years old
1953 The Academy Awards he was 13 years old
1975 Saturday Night Live he was 36 years old
1960 Coronation Street he was 21 years old
2005 Doctor Who as Voice of the Snowman. he was 65 years old
2005 Extras as Ian McKellen. he was 66 years old
2013 Vicious as Freddie Thornhill. he was 73 years old
1978 An Audience with... as Himself. he was 38 years old
1999 David Copperfield as Creakle. he was 60 years old
1988 Windmills of the Gods as Chairman. he was 48 years old
1984 Playing Shakespeare he was 45 years old
2014 Trailblazer Honors as Himself. he was 75 years old
2009 The Prisoner as 2 / Curtis. he was 70 years old

Awards (24)

Year Award
1983 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play nominated he was 44 years old
2000 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor nominated he was 61 years old
2016 British Academy Television Award for Best Supporting Actor nominated he was 76 years old
1997 Academy Award for Best Actor nominated he was 58 years old
1997 Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actor nominated he was 58 years old
2008 Donostia Award awarded he was 69 years old
- Laurence Olivier Award awarded
- Commander of the Order of the British Empire awarded
- Annie Award awarded
- European Film Awards awarded
1995 Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film awarded he was 56 years old
2002 Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Cast awarded he was 63 years old
2000 Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor awarded he was 61 years old
2002 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture awarded he was 63 years old
2000 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role awarded he was 61 years old
1978 Laurence Olivier Award for Actor of the Year in a New Play awarded he was 39 years old
1977 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Comedy Performance awarded he was 38 years old
1976 Laurence Olivier Award for Actor of the Year in a Revival awarded he was 37 years old
1990 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor awarded he was 51 years old
2009 Empire Icon Award awarded he was 70 years old
1980 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play awarded he was 41 years old
1983 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding One-Person Show awarded he was 44 years old
2005 Annie Award for Voice Acting in a Feature Production awarded he was 66 years old
1995 European Film Award for Best Actor awarded he was 56 years old

Place of Birth, Real Name, Education, etc.

AlmaMater University of Cambridge
Birth name Ian Murray McKellen
Religion Atheism
Nominated for Tony Award For Best Actor In A Play , point in time: 1984-01-01T00:00:00Z , statement is subject of: 38th Tony Awards
Award received Critics' Choice Movie Award For Best Actor , point in time: 1998-01-01T00:00:00Z , for work: Gods and Monsters
Twitter username @IanMcKellen. Ian McKellen official Twitter page , point in time: 2019-06-30T00:00:00Z , number of subscribers: 4020900
Partner Sean Mathias , start time: 1978-01-01T00:00:00Z , end time: 1988-01-01T00:00:00Z
Residence Narrow Street
Educated at Bolton School
Occupation Preface Author
Sex or gender Male
Country of citizenship United Kingdom
NLP ID (unique) A29430513
Given name Murray
Religion Atheist
Position held Fellow
Notable work X-Men
Languages spoken, written or signed English
Name in native language Ian McKellen
Member of American Academy Of Arts And Sciences
Family name McKellen. Show people with the surname McKellen
Official website Ian McKellen official website
Genre Shakespearean Comedy
Sexual orientation Homosexuality
Work period (start) 1966-01-01T00:00:00Z
Field of work Video Game Industry
Place of birth Burnley
Noble title Knight Bachelor
Ian McKellen (80 years)
Ian McKellen
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English actor

  • Birth place: Burnley, Lancashire, England, UK
  • Birth Sign: Gemini
First Feature Film (1969)
A Touch of Love
A Touch of Love

He was 30 years old

His first show The Academy Awards. he was 13 years old.

Birthday
Thursday, May 25, 1939

Days left until next birthday: 51 days (as of April 4)

Profession: Movie Actor

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Birth sign: Gemini

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Born on May 25

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United Kingdom

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