He acted in Donald Howarth's play, "A Lily in Little India," at the St. Martin's Theatre in London, England with Ken Jones, Jill Bennett, and Jessie Evans in the cast.
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Sir Ian McKellan | Sir Ian McKellen
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
If I was a star, it would be difficult to go off and do Coronation Street
(1960). So I guess I'm not a star.
Studied at St. Catharine's College, University of Cambridge, when he was 18, with Sir Derek Jacobi
, and with whom he had been "desperately in love", as he confessed on Inside the Actors Studio
(1994). In an article in "The Advocate", issue dated December 11, 2001, he further explained that what he had felt for Jacobi in their youth was "a passion that was undeclared and unrequited".
Rich yet flawless voice, combined with Shakespearean bearing