Ian McKellen
Awards Won
Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Cast
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Series
Miniseries or Television Film
Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
National Board of Review Award for Best Actor
British Independent Film Award for Best Actor
Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor
Toronto Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
European Film Award for Best Actor
British Independent Film Award – The Variety Award
Schools
St Catharine's College
Cambridge
Cambridge University
University of Cambridge
Bolton School
Employer
Bolton Little Theatre
Age
79
Credits (Film)
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
X-Men
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
X-Men: The Last Stand
X-Men 2
X-Men: Days of Future Past
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
The Da Vinci Code
Stardust
Flushed Away
The Golden Compass
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Last Action Hero
Gods and Monsters
Richard III
The Shadow
Six Degrees of Separation
Apt Pupil
Restoration
And the Band Played On
Bent
The Keep
Doogal
Corvette Summer
Neverwas
Asylum
Plenty
Alfred the Great
Cold Comfort Farm
Scandal
The Ballad of Little Jo
The Scarlet Pimpernel
The Hobart Shakespeareans
I'll Do Anything
Mr. Holmes
Jack and Sarah
Rasputin: Dark Servant of Destiny
Eighteen
Priest of Love
David Copperfield
Magneto
Emile
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Swept from the Sea
The Magic Roundabout
Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man: IMAX
Countdown to War
Small-Time Revolutionary
Heaven's a Drag
A Lost and Found Box of Human Sensation
Zina
For The Love of God
Displaced
Miss in Her Teens
A Touch of Love
The Academy Part 2: First Impressions
Macbeth
The Curse of The Buxom Strumpet
King Lear
Loving Walter
E'gad
Zombies!
Acting Shakespeare
Saint of 9/11
Süleyman the Magnificent
Windmills of the Gods
The Egg Trick
The Promise
Othello
The Academy
Walter
Pet Shop Boys: Pop Art
Graceless Go I
Credits (TV)
Coronation Street
Vicious
The Prisoner
David Copperfield
BBC2 Playhouse
Jackanory
Armchair Thriller
Theatre Night
Tales of the City (UK)
Country Matters
Churchill
Pillar of Fire
David Copperfield (1966)
Playing Shakespeare
Films Written
Richard III
Works Written
Acting Shakespeare
Credits
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Birthdate
1939-05-25
Birthplace
England
Burnley
Films Acted In
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
X-Men
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
X-Men: The Last Stand
X-Men 2
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
X-Men: Days of Future Past
The Da Vinci Code
Stardust
Flushed Away
The Golden Compass
Last Action Hero
Gods and Monsters
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Richard III
The Shadow
Apt Pupil
Six Degrees of Separation
Restoration
And the Band Played On
The Keep
Doogal
Bent
Asylum
Corvette Summer
Scandal
Alfred the Great
Cold Comfort Farm
Neverwas
The Ballad of Little Jo
The Scarlet Pimpernel
The Hobart Shakespeareans
I'll Do Anything
Jack and Sarah
Rasputin: Dark Servant of Destiny
Eighteen
Priest of Love
Magneto
David Copperfield
Emile
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Swept from the Sea
The Magic Roundabout
Plenty
Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man: IMAX
Countdown to War
Heaven's a Drag
Small-Time Revolutionary
A Lost and Found Box of Human Sensation
Zina
For The Love of God
Displaced
A Touch of Love
Miss in Her Teens
The Academy Part 2: First Impressions
Macbeth
King Lear
The Curse of The Buxom Strumpet
Loving Walter
E'gad
Zombies!
Süleyman the Magnificent
Acting Shakespeare
Saint of 9/11
Windmills of the Gods
The Egg Trick
The Promise
The Academy
Pet Shop Boys: Pop Art
Othello
Mr. Holmes
Walter
Graceless Go I
Nationality
England
Subjects
Richard III of England
Acted In
Coronation Street
Vicious
The Prisoner
David Copperfield
BBC2 Playhouse
Jackanory
Armchair Thriller
Theatre Night
Tales of the City (UK)
Country Matters
Churchill
Pillar of Fire
David Copperfield (1966)
Parents
Margery Lois Sutcliffe
Denis Murray McKellen
Height
1.8
Profession
Businessperson
Screenwriter
Actor
Voice acting
Nominated For
BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Cast
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor - Comedy Series
National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor
Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Comedy or Musical
Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play
Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Drama
Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Satellite Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film
European Film Award for Best Actor
Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor - Miniseries or a Movie
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor - Miniseries or a Movie
BAFTA Award for Best Screenplay
Adapted
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Academy Award for Best Actor
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Series
Miniseries or Television Film
Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
Academy Award for Actor in a Supporting Role
British Independent Film Award for Best Actor
MTV Movie Award for Best Fight
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture
Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series
Miniseries or Television Film
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Drama Film

Ian McKellen

Sir Ian Murray McKellen (born 25 May 1939) is an English actor. His career spans genres ranging from Shakespearean and modern theatre to popular fantasy and science fiction. 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 nominations for two Academy Awards, five Primetime Emmy Awards and four BAFTAs. He achieved ... more on Wikipedia

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