Tag Archives: Sir Ian McKellen

Damian Lewis vs Sir Ian McKellen: It’s A Thesp-Off

Y’know how sometimes you want to express a thought about your life, and before you know it you’ve made a sweeping generalization about someone else’s, and then they find out about it and then find a way to let you know ...

Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen Attract Rave Broadway Notices

As far as friendships between British actors go, you can forget your Cumberbatch-and-Hiddlestones or your Pegg-and-Frosts. The most heartwarming and downright brilliant bromance between respected thesps is surely the one that exists ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Four More Days And Counting…

First, and most importantly. Whatever you are planning on doing this Saturday in the countdown to “The Day of the Doctor,” you might want to point your TVs and laptops towards BBC AMERICA, who have partnered with Nerdist ...

WATCH: Stewart, McKellen AND McAvoy In ‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’ Trailer

We would not be here if we were cynical about new movie releases, even the really huge blockbuster ones as part of a huge franchise that has been responsible for some wondrous astonishments and preposterous old tosh using exactly the ...

WATCH: Two New TV Spots for ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’

Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) is up for another adventure in The Hobbit sequel, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. Metro Goldwyn Mayer has released two new TV spots, leading up to the December 13 release date.

WATCH: Sir Ian McKellen: ‘I Preferred NYC When It Was Dirtier, More Dangerous’

Two British knights, Sir Ian McKellen and Sir Patrick Stewart, are currently starring together in two different plays in previews on Broadway, but one of them isn’t happy with the transformation that has taken place in the theater ...

Sir Ian McKellen Surprised He Gets On with Bestie Sir Patrick Stewart

Sir Ian McKellen tells CBS News‘ Leslie Stahl that he broke down in tears when his and Sir Patrick Stewart‘s 2009 production of Waiting for Godot came to an end, because he knew he’d miss his friend so much. But, ...

WATCH: New ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ Trailer

Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, the sequel to last year’s An Unexpected Journey, seemed like it was a world away when first talking about it … but, the release date is upon us, and the adaptation of J.R.R.

Sir Patrick Stewart Gets Married By Sir Ian McKellen

It has been something of a busy weekend in the lives of Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen, thespian knights of the realm. One marrying, the other married, but not to each other.

Sir Ian McKellen’s ‘Vicious’ Gets Renewed for Second Season

It isn’t a huge surprise to learn ITV’s Vicious has been renewed with its April, 2013 premiere kicking off with 5.7 million viewers. But, it is a nice surprise.