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Ian Mckellen Net Worth, Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Zodiac, Relationships & Filmography


Ian Mckellen Biography

Ian Mckellen is best known as Actor, Writer, Voice Artist who has an estimated Net Worth of $60 Million. Longtime actor who became immortalized as Gandalf in the Lord of the Rings franchise. He played the misanthropic mutant Magneto in the X-Men movies and narrated the 2007 fantasy film Stardust. He was cast as Cogsworth in the 2017 film Beauty and the Beast. He was born on May 25,1939, Burnley, England. He earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor for his role in the 1998 film Gods and Monsters and an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for portraying Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring in 2002.  After receiving a scholarship for St. Catharine's College, he became a member of the Marlowe Society. He debuted as Plowden in The Indian Tales of Rudyard Kipling in 1964.  He starred alongside Viggo Mortensen in the celebrated Lord of the Rings films.  He was in a relationship with Brian Taylor from 1964 to 1972. He had a ten-year relationship with actor Sean Mathias that ended in 1988.  His zodiac sign is Gemini

Ian Mckellen Bio, Wiki

First NameIan
Middle NameMurray
Last NameMcKellen
Full Name at BirthIan Murray McKellen
Alternative NameSir Ian McKellan, Serena, CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire)
Age81 years
Birthday25th May, 1939
BirthplaceBurnley, Lancashire, England, UK
Height5' 11″ (180 cm)
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorGrey
Distinctive FeatureScottish, Northern Irish, and English descent…., Rich and flawless voice, combined with Shakespearean bearing…., Distinctively calm style of speaking…., Has played the vampire in the music video “Heart” by Pet Shop Boys…., Began acting as a means of escape from mourning after his mother's death and constant bullying at school from fellow students…., Originally aspired to be a journalist….
Zodiac SignGemini
High SchoolBolton School, Lancashire, UK
University[1961] St Catharine`s College, University of Cambridge (2:2 degree in English)
Occupation TextActor, Writer, Voice Artist
Music Genre (Text)Gay Rights Movement, William Shakespeare plays
Year(s) Active1959–present
Instrument (text)Grand Piano
Associated ActsRoyal Shakespeare Company (RSC), Broadway theatre, West End theatre, Jjr Tolkien (films)
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)Independent Talent Group Ltd. (London)
FriendMonica Lewinsky, Rachel Weisz, Christopher Lee, Patrick Stewart
Associated PeopleOrlando Bloom, Peter Jackson
Favorite PeopleBryan Singer (director), Denis Murray McKellen (father), Geoffrey Simon (conductor), J.R.R. Tolkien, John Gielgud, Laurence Olivier, Margery Lois (Sutcliffe) (mother), Patrick Stewart (actor), Paul Robeson, Peter Jackson (director), Ralph Richardson, Sean Mathias (former partner), Sir Derek Jacobi (unrequited love), Trevor Nunn (director), Wendy Hiller, William Shakespeare
Favorite BandsEthel Merman, Joanna McGregor, Jule Styne, Lena Horne, Ludwig van Beethoven, Nina Simone, Stephen Sondheim, The Lindsay String Quartet, Vladimir Horowitz
Favorite SongsRose's Turn(Jule Styne and Stephen Sondheim), Harrison's Clocks(Birtwhistle), Adagio for Strings(Barber), Dancing Queen(ABBA), Harrison's Clocks(Birtwhistle), Late Quartet No.13 in B flat Opus 130(Ludwig van Beethoven), Mississippi Goddam(Nina Simone), Rose's Turn(Jule Styne and Stephen Sondheim), Stars and Stripes Forever(John Philip Sousa), Stormy Weather(Koehler/Arlen)
Favorite BooksA Dictionary of Flora and Fauna
Favorite PlacesStratford-upon-Avon theatre festivals, Limehouse, London (residence)
Favorite AccessoriesGrand Piano

Ian Mckellen Dating, Wife, Girlfriends and Relationships

According to celebnetworth, Ian McKellen is possibly single.
  • Nick Cuthell and Ian McKellen dated from 2002 to 2003.
  • Sean Mathias and Ian McKellen dated from 1978 to 1987.
  • Ian McKellen and Brian Taylor dated from 1964 to 1972.
  • Rupert Everett and Ian McKellen had a relationship.
  • Ian McKellen and Greg Nickels had a relationship.
  • Patrick Stewart is rumored to have hooked up with Ian McKellen.

Ian Mckellen Movies and TV Shows

Infinitum: Subject Unknown2021Dr. Charles Marland-WhiteMovie
Cats2019Gus the Theatre CatMovie
The Good Liar2019Roy CourtnayMovie
Darrylgorn2019IanShort Film
The King and the Master Builder2019Narrator (voice)Short Film
National Theatre Live: King Lear2018King LearMovie
All Is True2018Earl of SouthamptonMovie
Beauty and the Beast2017CogsworthMovie
Animal Crackers2017Horatio P. Huntington (voice)Movie
Edmund the Magnificent2017NarratorShort Film
Schadenfreude2016Continuity Announcer (voice)Movie
The Roof2016And Even Yet Another FanShort Film
National Theatre Live: No Man's Land2016SpoonerTV Movie
Look Back in Anger2016ColonelMovie
Mr. Holmes2015Sherlock HolmesMovie
The Dresser2015NormanTV Movie
X-Men: Days of Future Past2014MagnetoMovie
Miss in Her Teens2014The PrologueMovie
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies2014GandalfMovie
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug2013GandalfMovie
The Wolverine2013Magneto (uncredited)Movie
Vicious2013Freddie ThornhillTV Show
The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot2013Ian McKellenTV Show
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey2012GandalfMovie
The Academy: Special2012MurrayTV Movie
Lady Grey London2011Short Film
Claude et Claudette2011The Voice (voice)Short Film
A Lost and Found Box of Human Sensation2010Narrator (voice)Short Film
Small-Time Revolutionary2010Hamish Miller (voice)Short Film
E'gad, Zombies!2010Narrator (voice)Short Film
The Egg Trick2010MagicianShort Film
The Prisoner20092, Curtis, Un-TwoTV Show
The Academy2009MurrayShort Film
King Lear2008King LearTV Movie
Stardust2007Narrator (voice)Movie
The Golden Compass2007Iorek Byrnison (voice)Movie
For the Love of God2007JackdawShort Film
Doogal2006Zebedee (voice)Movie
Flushed Away2006The Toad (voice)Movie
The Da Vinci Code2006Sir Leigh TeabingMovie
X-Men: The Last Stand2006Erik Lehnsherr, MagnetoMovie
Asylum2005Dr. Peter CleaveMovie
Eighteen2005Jason Anders (voice)Movie
Neverwas2005Gabriel FinchMovie
Sprung! The Magic Roundabout2005Zebedee (English version, voice)Movie
Doctor Who2005Great IntelligenceTV Show
Extras2005Ian McKellenTV Show
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King2003GandalfMovie
X-Men 22003Eric Lehnsherr, MagnetoMovie
Churchill2003NarratorTV Show
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers2002GandalfMovie
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring2001GandalfMovie
X-Men2000Eric Lensherr, MagnetoMovie
Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man2000Narrator (voice)Short Film
David Copperfield1999CreakleTV Show
Family Guy1999Dr. Cecil PritchfieldTV Show
Apt Pupil1998Kurt DussanderMovie
Gods and Monsters1998James WhaleMovie
Bent1997Uncle FreddieMovie
Swept from the Sea1997Dr. James KennedyMovie
Rasputin1996Tsar Nicholas IITV Movie
Jack & Sarah1995WilliamMovie
Restoration1995Will GatesMovie
Richard III1995Richard III – Duke of GloucesterMovie
Cold Comfort Farm1995Amos StarkadderTV Movie
Live from the Lilydrome1995The PriestTV Show
I'll Do Anything1994John Earl McAlpineMovie
The Shadow1994Reinhardt LaneMovie
To Die For1994Quilt Documentary Narrator (voice)Movie
Last Action Hero1993Death (as Sir Ian McKellan)Movie
Six Degrees of Separation1993GeoffreyMovie
The Ballad of Little Jo1993Percy CorcoranMovie
And the Band Played On1993Bill KrausTV Movie
Tales of the City1993Archibald Anson GiddeTV Show
Scandal1989John ProfumoMovie
Countdown to War1989Adolf HitlerTV Movie
The Simpsons1989Sir Ian McKellenTV Show
Windmills of the Gods1988ChairmanTV Show
Walter and June1986WalterTV Movie
Plenty1985Sir Andrew CharlesonMovie
Theatre Night1985IagoTV Show
The Keep1983Dr. Theodore CuzaMovie
The Scarlet Pimpernel1982ChauvelinTV Movie
Walter1982WalterTV Movie
Priest of Love1981D.H. LawrenceMovie
A Performance of Macbeth1979MacbethTV Movie
Arena1975NarratorTV Show
BBC2 Playhouse1974AlexanderTV Show
Country Matters1972David MastermanTV Show
Great Performances1971King LearTV Show
Edward II1970King EdwardTV Movie
Hamlet1970HamletTV Movie
Play for Today1970TV Show
The Tragedy of King Richard II1970King Richard IITV Movie
Solo1970John KeatsTV Show
Alfred the Great1969RogerMovie
Thank You All Very Much1969GeorgeMovie
The Promise1969LeonidikMovie
ITV Saturday Night Theatre1969LyovTV Show
Armchair Thriller1967Antony SkiplingTV Show
ITV Playhouse1967TV Show
David Copperfield1966David CopperfieldTV Show
Jackanory1965StorytellerTV Show
BBC Play of the Month1965Captain Plume, George Tesman, RossTV Show
Sunday Out of Season1965Victor LeechTV Movie
The Wednesday Play1964WolfTV Show
The Indian Tales of Rudyard Kipling1963PlowdenTV Show
Coronation Street1960Mel HutchwrightTV Show
Hamlet RevenantMovie

Ian Mckellen Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth 2020$60 Million
Income SourcePrimary Income source Movie Actor (profession).

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