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Ian McKellen Filmography

Ian McKellen


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Birth Name :

Ian Murray McKellen

Birth Date :

May 25, 1939

Birth Place :

Burnley, Lancashire, England

Claim to fame :

As James Whale in "Gods and Monsters" (1998)
Beauty and the Beast (2017) InfoBeauty and the Beast (2017) (2017)
stars as Cogsworth

Animal Crackers InfoAnimal Crackers (2016)
stars as (voice)

The Dresser InfoThe Dresser (2015)
stars as Norman

Mr. Holmes InfoMr. Holmes (2015) aka "A Slight Trick of the Mind"
stars as Sherlock Holmes

X-Men: Days of Future Past InfoX-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
stars as Eric Lehnsherr / Magneto - older

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies InfoThe Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) aka "The Hobbit: There and Back Again"
stars as Gandalf

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug InfoThe Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
stars as Gandalf

The Curse of The Buxom Strumpet InfoThe Curse of The Buxom Strumpet (2013)
stars as Gerald Macklin

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey InfoThe Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
stars as Gandalf

Small-Time Revolutionary (2010)
stars as Hamish Miller (voice)

The Prisoner InfoThe Prisoner (2009) - TV
stars as Number Two

King Lear (2008) - VI
stars as King Lear

The Golden Compass InfoThe Golden Compass (2007)
stars as Iorek Byrnison (voice)

Doogal InfoDoogal (2006) aka Sprung! The Magic Roundabout
stars as Zebedee

Displaced (2006)
stars as (voice)

X-Men: The Last Stand InfoX-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
stars as Eric Lensherr/Magneto

The Da Vinci Code InfoThe Da Vinci Code (2006)
stars as Sir Leigh Teabing

Flushed Away InfoFlushed Away (2006)
stars as Toad

Asylum InfoAsylum (2005)
stars as Peter Cleave

Neverwas (2005)
stars as Gabriel Finch

Coronation Street (2005) - TV
stars as Mel Hutchwright

The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age (2004) - VG
stars as Gandalf

The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth (2004) - VG
stars as Gandalf the Grey/White

Eighteen (2004)
stars as Jason Anders

X-Men 2 InfoX-Men 2 (2003) aka X-Men 2: X-Men United
stars as Eric Lensherr/Magneto

Emile InfoEmile (2003) aka Emile (Canada: French title)
stars as Emile

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of The King InfoThe Lord of the Rings: The Return of The King (2003) aka The Return of the King
stars as Gandalf

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) aka The Two Towers
stars as Gandalf the Grey/Gandalf the White

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) aka The Fellowship of the Ring
stars as Gandalf

Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man (2000)
stars as Narrator

X-Men (2000) aka X-Men 1.5
stars as Magneto

David Copperfield (1999) - TM
stars as Creakle

Apt Pupil (1998) aka Eleve doue, L' (Canada: French title)
stars as Kurt Dussander

Gods and Monsters (1998)
stars as James Whale

Swept from the Sea (1997) aka Balaye par la mer (Canada: French title)
stars as Dr. James Kennedy

Bent (1997)
stars as Uncle Freddie

Rasputin (1996) - TM aka Rasputin: Dark Servant of Destiny
stars as Tsar Nicholas II

Restoration (1995)
stars as Will Gates

Richard III (1995)
stars as Richard III

Jack and Sarah (1995)
stars as William

Cold Comfort Farm (1995) - TM
stars as Amos Starkadder

To Die For (1994) aka Heaven's a Drag
stars as Quilt Documentary Narrator

The Shadow (1994)
stars as Dr. Reinhardt Lane

I'll Do Anything (1994)
stars as John Earl McAlpine

Last Action Hero (1993)
stars as Death

The Ballad of Little Jo (1993)
stars as Percy Corcoran

And the Band Played On (1993) - TM
stars as Bill Kraus

Six Degrees of Separation (1993)
stars as Geoffrey

Tales of the City (1993) - TV aka Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City
stars as Archibald Anson Gidde

Sleepers (1991) - TM
stars as Andre Zorin

Othello (1990) - TM
stars as Iago

Countdown to War (1989) - TM
stars as Adolf Hitler

Scandal (1989)
stars as John Profumo

Windmills of the Gods (1988) - TM aka Sidney Sheldon's Windmills of the Gods
stars as Chairman

Zina (1985)
stars as Kronfeld

Plenty (1985)
stars as Sir Andrew Charleson

Walter and June (1983) - TV
stars as Walter

The Keep (1983)
stars as Dr. Theodore Cuza

Walter (1982) - TM
stars as Walter

The Scarlet Pimpernel (1982) - TM
stars as Chauvelin

Priest of Love (1981)
stars as D. H. Lawrence

Dying Day (1980) - TM aka Armchair Thriller: Dying Day
stars as Anthony Skipling

Macbeth (1979) - TM
stars as Macbeth

The Recruiting Officer (1973) - TV aka Play of the Month: The Recruiting Officer
stars as Capt. Plume

Hedda Gabler (1972) - TV aka Play of the Month: Hedda Gabler
stars as George Tesman

Keats (1970) - TM aka Solo: Keats
stars as John Keats

Ross (1970) - TV aka Play of the Month: Ross
stars as T.E. Lawrence

Hamlet (1970) - TM
stars as Hamlet

The Tragedy of King Richard II (1970) - TM
stars as Richard II

Edward II (1970) - TM
stars as King Edward

The Promise (1969)
stars as Leonidik

Alfred the Great (1969)
stars as Roger

A Touch of Love (1969) aka The Millstone
stars as George Matthews

Hay Fever (1968) - TV aka Play of the Month: Hay Fever
stars as Simon Bliss

David Copperfield (1966) - TV
stars as David Copperfield

Sunday Out of Season (1965) - TM
stars as Victor Leech

The Trial and Torture of Sir John Rampayne (1965) - TM
stars as Wolf



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