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Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen headshot


Date of Birth:25 May 1939, Burnley, Lancashire, England, UK

Height:5' 11" (1.8 m)

Trademarks:Rich yet flawless voice, combined with Shakespearean bearing Distinctively calm style of speaking Frequently works with Peter Jackson, Andy Serkis and his close friend Patrick Stewart.


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Beauty and the Beast

Directed By: Bill Condon Starring: Emma Watson, Ewan McGregor, Dan Stevens...
Released in UK cinemas Friday 17th March 2017 Age Rating: PG Runtime: 129 mins Language: English Next Showing: In 1 cinema on Saturday 8th February 2020. View Listings

McKellen: Playing the Part

Directed By: Joe Stephenson Starring: Ian McKellen, Scott Chambers, Luke Evans...
Released in UK cinemas Friday 1st June 2018 Age Rating: 12A Runtime: 91 mins Language: English Next Showing: Unknown

All Is True

Directed By: Kenneth Branagh Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Ian McKellen, Judi Dench...
Released in UK cinemas Friday 8th February 2019 Age Rating: 12A Runtime: 100 mins Language: English Next Showing: In 1 cinema on Wednesday 11th December 2019. View Listings

The Good Liar

Directed By: Bill Condon Starring: Helen Mirren, Ian McKellen, Russell Tovey...
Released in UK cinemas Friday 8th November 2019 Age Rating: TBC Runtime: 109 mins Language: English Next Showing: Today in 39 cinemas. View Listings


Directed By: Tom Hooper Starring: James Corden, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift...
Releasing in UK cinemas Friday 20th December 2019 Age Rating: TBC Language: English Next Showing: In 374 cinemas on Friday 20th December 2019. View Listings

Animal Crackers

Directed By: Tony Bancroft, Scott Christian Sava and Jaime Maestro Starring: Emily Blunt, Sylvester Stallone, John Krasinski...
Unknown UK Cinema Release Date Age Rating: TBC Runtime: 94 mins Language: English
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Last update was at 13:59 8th December 2019