Ian McKellen
Ian McKellen

Gender

Male

Known Credits

22

Ian McKellen

Date of Birth: May 25, 1939

Birthplace: Burnley, Lancashire, England, UK

 

 

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 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. McKellens work spans genres ranging from Shakespearean and modern theatre to popular fantasy and science fiction.

Known For

Filmography

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

as Cogsworth

2017

Animal Crackers

Animal Crackers

as Horatio P. Huntington (voice)

2016

X-Men: Apocalypse

X-Men: Apocalypse

as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Older)

2016

Mr. Holmes

Mr. Holmes

as Sherlock Holmes

2015

X-Men: Days of Future Past

X-Men: Days of Future Past

as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Future)

2014

The Wolverine

The Wolverine

as Magneto

2013

Vicious

Vicious

as Freddie Thornhill

2013

The Dresser

The Dresser

as Norman

2010

Stardust

Stardust

as Narrator (voice)

2007

X-Men: The Last Stand

X-Men: The Last Stand

as Eric Lehnsherr / Magneto

2006

The Da Vinci Code

The Da Vinci Code

as Sir Leigh Teabing

2006

X2: X-Men United

X2: X-Men United

as Eric Lensherr / Magneto

2003

X-Men

X-Men

as Eric Lensherr / Magneto

2000

Apt Pupil

Apt Pupil

as Kurt Dussander

1998

Richard III

Richard III

as Richard III

1995

The Shadow

The Shadow

as Dr. Reinhardt Lane

1994

Last Action Hero

Last Action Hero

as Death

1993