Screening of the Biographical Film McKellen: Playing the Part
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About The Event
Constructed around a 14-hour interview, McKellen: Playing the Part uncovers the remarkable story of
actor Sir Ian McKellen. From his upbringing living through the Second World 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 film breakouts as Magneto and Gandalf. His work and
influence transcends generations, celebrated here in this fully authorized insight.
McKellen: Playing the Part features unprecedented access to private photo albums, a wealth of never-
before-seen archive material, including diaries written when he was 12, and exclusive behind the scenes
of theatre shows and films, alongside his personal thoughts on a life long lived.
★★★★ “An intimate, enthralling look at the life of a legend.” – Time Out
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