Ian McKellen
Ian McKellen

Gender

Male

Known Credits

35

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

For the Love of God

For the Love of God

as The Jackdaw

2014

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

A Bit Of Scarlet

A Bit Of Scarlet

as Narrator

2009

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

Saint of 9/11

Saint of 9/11

as Narrator

2006

Doogal

Doogal

as Zebedee

2006

Neverwas

Neverwas

as Gabriel Finch

2005

Asylum

Asylum

as Dr. Peter Cleave

2005

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

I'll Do Anything

I'll Do Anything

as John Earl McAlpine

1994

Six Degrees of Separation

Six Degrees of Separation

as Geoffrey Miller

1993

Last Action Hero

Last Action Hero

as Death

1993

Zina

Zina

as Kronfeld

1986

The Keep

The Keep

as Dr. Theodore Cuza

1983

Muse of Fire

Muse of Fire

as Himself

1965