Sir Ian McKellen, a.k.a Gandalf, a.k.a. the celebrity we most wish was our grandpa, appeared in a video where he shows us step-by-step how to make what he claims are "the best scrambled eggs in the world.
THEY'VE been the closest of friends for decades, and during tonight's edition of The One Show, Sir Ian McKellen proudly ogled Sir Patrick Stewart's widely celebrated bottom.
What does Magneto slash Gandalf know about making eggs? A lot, or so he claims. During a Facebook pop-up video at Chateau Marmont, Sir Ian McKellen promises to make us the best scrambled eggs in the world. Of course, we had to watch, and here's ...
Now newly remastered and released in HD by the BFI, in director Richard Lonzcraine's adaptation of Shakespeare's Richard III, half of the play's text has been stripped away, but what we are offered instead is Sir Ian McKellen as Richard of York: in ...
This video of Ian McKellan reading two letters Roald Dahl wrote to a young girl having trouble with settling into school reminds us all to be imaginative Dinketysnipsy girls (and not sliggylumpfructious Veruca Salts).
If you're not familiar with "King Lear," first of all, do yourself a favor: Grab some popcorn, go on YouTube, find the filmed stage version of the play with Ian McKellen as Lear, and watch it. And then, for the purposes of this column, here's a quick ...
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She dressed a naked Sir Ian McKellen while working for the Royal Shakespeare Company before retiring for the first time at the age of 86, but decided to go back to college and took a degree in fashion design.
Determined Jessie Power celebrated her birthday last week but still runs her own fashion label. The great-great-grandmother says that she knew she wanted to become a dressmaker at the age of 15 when she left school.
Where is home? A house in Camden, London. I'm originally from Australia, but I've spent most of my life in the UK and now consider it home.
In 2013, Ian McKellen's face was plastered on the faces of buses nationwide, not to promote a new play or film, but to campaign for same-sex marriage.
Joining the likes of Benedict Cumberbatch, Helen Mirren and Sir Ian Mckellen, Retford's very own star in the making has bagged a role in a Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) production.
In celebration of Roald Dahl's 100th birthday, Ian McKellen read two of Dahl's letters, written to a little girl who was having trouble settling in at her new school.
The event has previously welcomed the likes of Benedict Cumberbatch, Jude Law, Olivia Colman, Oscar Isaacs, Carey Mulligan, Ian McKellen, Stephen Fry, Caitlin Moran, Jack Whitehall, Louise Brealey, Neil Gaiman, Tom Hiddleston and Simon Callow.
The 76-year-old Brit has played parts in iconic film franchises, such as Star Trek and X-Men, not to mention his extensive, award-winning work in the theater.
Trumbo did not receive his Academy Award for Roman Holiday until after his death—that award had been given to screenwriter Ian McLellan Hunter, who had agreed to serve as a front for Trumbo. The Academy ended up having to make a new statuette for ...
Over the years it's had four permanent voices - Jane Cain, Pat Simmons, Brian Cobby, and Sara Mendes da Costa - along with various temporary voices for special occasions.