He acted in Peter Shaffer's plays, "White Liars," and "Black Comedy," t the Lyric Theatre in London, England with Dorothy Reynolds, James Bolam, Angela Scoular, Robert Flemyng, Ken Wynne, and Liz Fraser in the cast. Peter Wood was director.
Sir Ian McKellan | Sir Ian McKellen
5' 11" (1.80 m)
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[12/5/03, about the cheering fans outside the InterContinentel Hotel, where he was staying in Wellington, New Zealand:] It's like several Christmases all come at once. They all love Gandalf, but I'm like Father Christmas in the shop. I'm not the real one.
Graduated with a 2:2 in English from Cambridge University.
Rich yet flawless voice, combined with Shakespearean bearing