Ian McKellen
Ian McKellen
Birthday: May 25, 1939
Place of Birth: Burnley, Lancashire, England, UK
Bio: Widely considered one of the leading British actors of his generation, Ian McKellen has had a rich and varied career encompassing the stage, screen, and television. A renowned stage actor in his native Britain for decades, McKellen was not familiar to most American audiences until the '90s, when he began popping up in a number of well-received films. One of these, Gods and Monsters, elevated the

Filmography

Movies TV
Year Title Credit
2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past Erik Lensherr/Magneto
2014 The Hobbit: There and Back Again Gandalf
2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug Gandalf
2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Gandalf
2012 Scandal John Profumo
2010 Acting Shakespeare Actor
2010 A Lost and Found Box of Human Sensation Actor
2009 Prisoner Two
2008 King Lear Actor
2008 Country Matters Actor
2007 The Golden Compass Iorek Byrnison
2007 Stardust Narrator
2006 Eighteen Actor
2006 Displaced Actor
2006 The Da Vinci Code Sir Leigh Teabing
2006 X-Men: The Last Stand Eric Lehnsherr/Magneto
2006 The Secret Policeman's Ball Actor
2006 Displaced Voice Artist
2006 Flushed Away The Toad
2006 Saint of 9/11 Narrator
2005 Asylum Dr. Peter Cleave
2005 Ringers - Lord of the Fans Actor
2005 The Magic Roundabout (Doogal) Actor
2005 Neverwas Gabriel
2005 Asylum Actor
2005 Luciano Pavarotti: The Last Tenor Narrator
2004 Doogal Zebedee (UK)
2004 Eighteen Actor
2004 Ringers: Lord of the Fans Actor
2004 The Hobart Shakespeareans Actor
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (Extended) Actor
2003 Emile Emile
2003 X2: X-Men United Magneto
2003 Special Extended Edition The Lord Of The Rings: The Trilogy Actor
2003 Charles Dickens Actor
2003 Special Extended Edition The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring Actor
2003 Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Rings & Two Towers (Double Bill) Actor
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Gandalf
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Gandalf
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Extended) Actor
2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (Extended) Actor
2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Gandalf
2000 X-Men Magneto
2000 David Copperfield Mr. Creakle
2000 Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man Narrator
1998 Swept From The Sea Dr. James Kennedy
1998 Apt Pupil Kurt Dussander
1998 Gods and Monsters James Whale
1997 Bent Uncle Freddie
1996 Rasputin Nicholas II
1996 Cold Comfort Farm Amos Starkadder
1996 Restoration Will Gates
1995 Richard III Screenwriter
1995 Jack and Sarah William The Tramp
1994 I'll Do Anything John Earl McAlpine
1994 The Shadow Dr. Reinhardt Lane
1994 Thin Ice Himself
1994 Stonewall 25 - Global Voices of Pride & Protest Actor
1993 And the Band Played On Bill Kraus
1993 The Ballad of Little Jo Percy Corcoran
1993 Six Degrees of Separation Geoffrey
1993 Last Action Hero Death
1989 Countdown to War Adolf Hitler
1988 Windmills of the Gods Chairman
1987 Suleyman the Magnificent Narrator
1986 Loving Walter Walter
1985 Saturday Night Live - The Best of Jon Lovitz Actor
1985 Plenty Sir Andrew Charleson
1983 The Keep Dr. Cuza
1982 Loving Walter Walter
1982 The Scarlet Pimpernel Chauvelin
1981 Priest Of Love D.H. Lawrence
1978 A Performance of Macbeth Macbeth
1972 Country Matters Actor
1970 Edward II Actor
1969 A Touch of Love (Thank You All Very Much) George
1969 Alfred the Great Roger