Uncover Ian McKellen’s story. From his upbringing living through the war, working through repertory and West End theatre becoming a pioneering stage star, coming out and being a leader in the campaign for equality, to his mainstream films. His work and influence transcends generations, celebrated here in this fully authorised insight.
Hosted by Graham Norton and broadcast live from London’s BFI Southbank, cinema audiences will have the opportunity to celebrate one of Britain’s true acting icons on his birthday weekend.
Running Time: 150 min Director: Joe Stephenson Cast: Ian McKellen, Luke Evans, Frances Barber