Known for his portrayal of Gandalf in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy, Ian McKellen is a versatile actor whose work ranges from Shakespeare to sci-fi. He has starred on Broadway in The Promise, No Man’s Land, Waiting for Godot and Amadeus, for which he earned a Tony. His film and TV credits include the X-Men series, The Da Vinci Code and King Lear.
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Godot & No Man’s Land Besties Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart on Envy, Star Trek Costumes & the ‘Gandalf Face’
No Man’s Land and Waiting For Godot BFFs Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart take a seat on the Broadway.com couch to chat about their first impressions of each other, wigs, swapping roles and whether the elusive Godot actually exists.