Ian McKellen

Actor
Ian McKellen
In 2001 Ian McKellen made his first appearance as Gandalf the Grey in “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring”, the first movie in Peter Jackson’s interpretation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s novels.

Ian appeared as Gandalf the Grey, and later Gandalf the White in all three movies of The Lord of the Rings trilogy, followed by The Hobbit movie trilogy which comes to its epic conclusion this year with “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies”.

His portrayal of the wizard Gandalf earned Ian two Oscar nominations, but he was won many more awards during his career including a Golden Globe and several Screen Actors Guild awards along with The Hobbit cast.

Ian McKellen Movies:

The Golden Compass
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies