Sir Ian McKellen will return to Edinburgh International Festival next year with a new production celebrating his 80th birthday.
Sir Ian McKellen
Sir Ian McKellen’s career has been one of incredible variety, with the actor taking on countless Shakespearean stage roles and parts in Hollywood blockbusters.
Sir Ian McKellen has apologised to theatre-goers after an injury forced him to miss a performance of King Lear.
Theatre fans aged 16 to 25 will be able to buy tickets to see Sir Ian McKellen star in Shakespeare’s tragedy King Lear in the West End for £5.
Sir Ian McKellen has revealed coming out as gay was the “best thing I ever did in my life.”
Dame Helen Mirren and Sir Ian McKellen have started shooting their new film The Good Liar in London.
Sir Ian McKellen has said he has already planned his funeral and wants his memorial service to be held in a theatre.
Sir Ian McKellen is to play 17th century poet John Milton in a Radio 4 adaptation of the writer’s acclaimed poem Paradise Lost.