He played Richard III in William Shakespeare's play, "Richard III" in a Royal National Theatre production at the Lyttelton Theatre in London, England and Tour with Brian Cox (Buckingham), Peter Jeffrey, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Susan Engel, Clare Higgins, Eve Matheson, Richard O'Callaghan, Mark Strong, David Bradley, Sam Beazley, ...
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Sir Ian McKellan | Sir Ian McKellen
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About the 2008 death of Brad Renfro
: "I first caught sight of Brad Renfro when he was kicking a football around with Bryan Singer
on the half-built set of Apt Pupil
(1998) in Hollywood. He was a kid having fun and that's how I shall always remember him. But he was more than that. He was a proper actor and when we worked together he was determined to be accepted as such. On set, he was ...
Like his The Da Vinci Code
(2006) character, Sir Leigh Teabing, he has been knighted. As such, prior to being cast, he spotted two errors in the book's portrayal of Knighthood. Knights neither receive ID badges nor are granted any of the special privileges Teabing demands as a result of Knighthood.