Directed "The Real Inspector Hound" by Tom Stoppard
- Phoenix Theatre, Leicester (1972).
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Sir Ian McKellan | Sir Ian McKellen
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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If The Da Vinci Code
(2006) had been filming in a place where it rains a lot, I probably wouldn't have done it. Quite low down in the list is "How much am I going to be paid?" I'd say I was quite cheap, but my main feeling about money is that I don't want to feel as though I'm being taken advantage of. Certainly, I'm cheaper than Anthony Hopkins
. The other actors they asked to play Gandalf ...
Has worked with two Faramirs. Prior to appearing in the Lord of the Rings films with David Wenham
, he appeared in the film Plenty
(1985), with Andrew Seear
. Seear played Faramir in the BBC radio adaptation, opposite Ian Holm
Rich yet flawless voice, combined with Shakespearean bearing