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Ian McKellen

Actor (born 25-May-1939)


Mark Barratt. Ian McKellen: An Unauthorised Biography. London: Virgin Books. 2005.


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  2. Twitter: @ianmckellen118


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.941)

  8. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.900)

  9. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.318)

  10. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.368)

  11. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.334)

  12. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (p.586)

  13. The International Who's Who 2001 (p.980)

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