Ian McKellen

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  • Birth Name: Ian Murray McKellen
  • Birth Place: Burnley, Lancashire, England
  • Profession: Actor
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Last year, Leonardo DiCaprio finally got what he's been thirsting for: his first Oscar. For what felt like forever, Leo was the ultimate poster boy for acclaimed actors still waiting for that official Academy recognition -- but he was far from the fi… Read more

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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
"One ring to rule them all. One ring to find them. One ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them." -- J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings (more…)
Interview with Ian and Derek
01:48 — Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi discuss the tender relationship between Freddie and Stuart.
Series Preview
02:12 — From PBS - A preview of the series Vicious starring Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi.
PBS Previews: Vicious: The Finale
01:32 — Vicious returns with an hour-long special. Get a first look into the episode with this PBS Preview.

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Sun Aug 20 7:00pm
X-Men: Days of Future Past FX

When the X-Men are targeted for death by giant robots called Sentinels, Wolverine travels through time to reshape the future by altering the course of a crucial historical event. In the process, he must work with a younger version of the mutant team.

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Sun Aug 20 10:30pm
ViciousBallroom(Season 2, Episode 3) PBS

Everyone takes a ballroom dancing class. Stuart soon becomes the teacher's pet, which doesn't sit well with Freddie; and the teacher takes a shine to Violet in another way. Ash, meanwhile, hopes to take his relationship with Jess to the next level.

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Mon Aug 21 4:30am
ViciousBallroom(Season 2, Episode 3) PBS

Everyone takes a ballroom dancing class. Stuart soon becomes the teacher's pet, which doesn't sit well with Freddie; and the teacher takes a shine to Violet in another way. Ash, meanwhile, hopes to take his relationship with Jess to the next level.

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Ian McKellan and Derek Jacobi
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X-Men Days of Future Past
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  • Birth Name: Ian Murray McKellen
  • Birth Place: Burnley, Lancashire, England
  • Profession: Actor