Ian McKellen

United Kingdom

Ian McKellen Bio

Who is Ian McKellen

Sir Ian Murray McKellen is renowned face in American film industry. He is famous actor from America and mainly gained popularity for his appearance in X-men, The Hobbits and The Lord of the Ring series.

Early Life (Childhood)

He attended Bolton School and his acting career started from school's theater. Later he admitted in St Catharine's College, Cambridge after wining scholarship. There he studied English literature.

Interesting Facts

He has a tattoo of number nine in his shoulder for his role in the Lord of the rings which states his nine companion in movie. He doesn't like meat. He has a net worth of $55 million. He was Freeman of the City of London

Personal Life

He dated Brian Taylor and later got apart. After her, he paired with Sean Mathias but even their relationship too was ended. However they paired up again as a business partner.


He won many awards in his acting career. Some of them are Laurence Olivier Awards, a Tony Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, Drama Desk Awards, Critics' Choice Awards and so on.