Ian McKellen: Playing The Part

Ian McKellen: Playing The Part

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  • documentary
  • 91 Mins

Celebrate the life and work of acting legend Sir Ian McKellen with this stunning feature-length film documentary.

With stories and anecdotes from his illustrious career on stage and screen, including never-before-seen archive material. Exploring the actor’s legacy as a gay rights activist, alongside his successful film career in blockbuster movies such as X-Men and The Lord Of The Rings, as well as personal thoughts on everything from acting to old age.

Cast & Crew

Milo Parker (Young Ian McKellen), (Director), Patrick Stewart (Self), Penny Clapcott (Her Majesty's Smallest Subject), Luke Evans, Scott Chambers (Ian McKellen), Adam Brown, Ian McKellen (Self), Frances Barber