Ian McKellen
  • Ian McKellen

  • Birthday: 1939-05-25
  • Place of Birth: Burnley, Lancashire, England, UK
  • Biography:

    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. McKellen's work spans genres ranging from Shakespearean and modern theatre to popular fantasy and science fiction. His notable film roles include Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies and Magneto in the X-Men films.

Ian McKellen Movie List

Title Role Year
McKellen: Playing the Part Himself 2018 Try Prime Free >
National Theatre Live: King Lear King Lear 2018 Try Prime Free >
All is True Henry Wriothesley 2018 Try Prime Free >
Beauty and the Beast Cogsworth 2017 Try Prime Free >
The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin 2017 Try Prime Free >
Animal Crackers Horatio P. Huntington (voice) 2017 Try Prime Free >
Mr. Holmes Sherlock Holmes 2015 Try Prime Free >
The Dresser Norman 2015 Free Watch now
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Gandalf 2014 Try Prime Free >
X-Men: Days of Future Past Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Old) 2014 Try Prime Free >
Miss in Her Teens The Prologue 2014 Try Prime Free >
The Wolverine Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto 2013 Try Prime Free >
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Gandalf 2013 Try Prime Free >
Muse of Fire Himself 2013 Try Prime Free >
Doctor Who: The Snowmen 2012 Try Prime Free >
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Gandalf 2012 Try Prime Free >
King Lear King Lear 2008 Try Prime Free >
Stardust Narrator (voice) 2007 Free Watch now
The Golden Compass Iorek Byrnison (voice) 2007 Free Watch now
For the Love of God The Jackdaw 2007 Try Prime Free >
X-Men: The Last Stand Eric Lehnsherr / Magneto 2006 Free Watch now
The Da Vinci Code Sir Leigh Teabing 2006 Free Watch now
Flushed Away The Toad (voice) 2006 Try Prime Free >
Saint of 9/11 Narrator 2006 Try Prime Free >
Doogal Zebedee 2006 Try Prime Free >
The Hobart Shakespeareans Himself 2005 Try Prime Free >
Asylum Dr. Peter Cleave 2005 Free Watch now
Neverwas Gabriel Finch 2005 Try Prime Free >
The Magic Roundabout Zebedee 2005 Try Prime Free >
X2 Eric Lensherr / Magneto 2003 Free Watch now
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Gandalf the White 2003 Free Watch now
Émile Emile 2003 Try Prime Free >
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Gandalf the White 2002 Free Watch now
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Gandalf the Grey 2001 Free Watch now
X-Men Eric Lensherr / Magneto 2000 Free Watch now
Now You See Him: The Invisible Man Revealed! Himself 2000 Try Prime Free >
David Copperfield Creakle 1999 Try Prime Free >
Gods and Monsters James Whale 1998 Free Watch now
Swept from the Sea Dr. James Kennedy 1998 Try Prime Free >
Bent Uncle Freddie 1997 Try Prime Free >
A Bit Of Scarlet Narrator 1997 Try Prime Free >
Rasputin Tsar Nicholas II 1996 Try Prime Free >
Cold Comfort Farm Amos Starkadder 1995 Try Prime Free >
Restoration Will Gates 1995 Try Prime Free >
Jack & Sarah William 1995 Try Prime Free >
Richard III Richard III 1995 Try Prime Free >
The Shadow Dr. Reinhardt Lane 1994 Try Prime Free >
To Die For Quilt Documentary Narrator (voice) 1994 Try Prime Free >
I'll Do Anything John Earl McAlpine 1994 Try Prime Free >
Six Degrees of Separation Geoffrey Miller 1993 Free Watch now
Last Action Hero Death 1993 Try Prime Free >
And the Band Played On Bill Kraus 1993 Free Watch now
The Ballad of Little Jo Percy Corcoran 1993 Try Prime Free >
Scandal John Profumo 1989 Try Prime Free >
Windmills of the Gods Chairman 1988 Try Prime Free >
Zina Kronfeld 1986 Try Prime Free >
The Keep Dr. Theodore Cuza 1983 Try Prime Free >
The Scarlet Pimpernel Chauvelin 1982 Try Prime Free >
Walter Walter 1982 Try Prime Free >
Priest of Love D.H. Lawrence 1981 Free Watch now
A Performance of Macbeth Macbeth 1979 Try Prime Free >
Alfred the Great Roger 1969 Try Prime Free >

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