Is the actor that played Gandalf alive?

Sir Ian Murray McKellen CH CBE (born 25 May 1939) is an English actor….Ian McKellen.

Sir Ian McKellen CH CBE
Occupation Actor
Years active 1958– Present
Partner(s) Brian Taylor (1964–1972) Sean Mathias (1978–1988)
Awards Full list

Who passed away from Lord of the Rings?

Pete Smith has died at the age of 63, it has been confirmed. The Maori actor, who appeared as one of the main orcs in Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, passed away at his home in New Zealand on Sunday (30th January).

Is Patrick Stewart married to Ian McKellen?

Stewart got married in 2013 According to the New York Times, the two met while they were both working on Macbeth. The publication also announced that Stewart’s X-Men costar McKellen would be conducting the wedding before both men returned to shooting the next X-Men film.

Was Ian McKellen in Harry Potter?

Ian McKellen – Albus Dumbledore But he was taken out after Harris called him a “dreadful actor” before he passed out of respect for the original Dumbledore. Harris had described McKellen’s work as “technically brilliant, but passionless.” The role was given to Michael Gambon.

Is Ian Holm dead?

June 19, 2020Ian Holm / Date of death

Who plays Old Bilbo?

Martin FreemanThe Hobbit
Ian HolmThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the RingOrson BeanThe HobbitNorman BirdThe Lord of the RingsMikhail DanilovThe Hobbit
Bilbo Baggins/Played by

How long was Gandalf dead?

When Gandalf died, his divine being left his set physical form, and about 20 days later, he was returned to life. “Darkness took me;” he says to Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli in The Two Towers, “and I strayed out of thought and time, and I wandered far on roads that I will not tell.

Was Christopher Lee ever married?

Birgit KroenckeChristopher Lee / Spouse (m. 1961–2015)