|Sir Ian McKellen|
McKellen at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con Internaitional
|Born||Ian Murray McKellen|
25 Mey 1939
Burnley, Lancashire, Ingland, UK
|Alma mater||St Catharine's College, Cambridge|
|Pairtner(s)||Brian Taylor (1964–1972)|
Sean Mathias (1978–1988)
- "Monitor". Entertainment Weekly (1208). Time Inc. 25 May 2012. p. 21.
- Jackson, George (4 February 2013). "Nesbitt does the honours as fellow actor McKellen gets Ulster degree". Irish Independent. Independent News & Media. Retrieved 4 February 2013.
McKellen is recognised as one of the greatest living actors.
- "Sir Ian McKellen receives award from University of Ulster". BBC News. BBC. 3 February 2013. Retrieved 3 February 2013.
[O]ne of the greatest actors on stage and screen [...] Sir Ian's performances have guaranteed him a place in the canon of English stage and film actors