Can You Impress Sir Ian Mckellen With Your Knowledge?

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Can You Impress Sir Ian Mckellen With Your Knowledge?

Legendary is just one word used to describe the immensely talented Sir Ian McKellen. He captivates us with his on-screen performances, which leave us wondering what character he will take on next. Try out this quiz to see if your knowledge on Sir Ian McKellen would leave him speechless.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Ian McKellen has been the lead character in many Shakespearean performances. Which character has he NOT played?
    • A. 

      Hamlet

    • B. 

      MacBeth

    • C. 

      Othello

    • D. 

      Richard III

  • 2. 
    What famous X-Men character did he play? 
    • A. 

      Charles Xavier / Professor X

    • B. 

      Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto

    • C. 

      Victor Creed / Sabretooth

    • D. 

      Mortimer Toynbee / Toad

  • 3. 
    When was Ian McKellen knighted? 
    • A. 

      1991

    • B. 

      1992

    • C. 

      1997

    • D. 

      1999

  • 4. 
    Which actor played the younger version of Ian McKellen's X-Men character?
    • A. 

      Luke Evans

    • B. 

      James McAvoy

    • C. 

      Nicholas Hoult

    • D. 

      Michael Fassbender

  • 5. 
    Where was Ian McKellen born?
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      Ireland

    • C. 

      Scotland

    • D. 

      Australia

  • 6. 
    What movie was he nominated for an Academy Award for "Best Supporting Actor"?
    • A. 

      Flushed Away

    • B. 

      The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

    • C. 

      The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

    • D. 

      Gods and Monsters

  • 7. 
    What actor starred alongside Ian McKellen in "Gods and Monsters"?
    • A. 

      Brad Pitt

    • B. 

      Jeremy Renner

    • C. 

      Matt Damon

    • D. 

      Brendan Fraser

  • 8. 
    When is Ian McKellen's birthday?
    • A. 

      May 25, 1939

    • B. 

      May 26, 1939

    • C. 

      May 25, 1938

    • D. 

      May 26, 1937

  • 9. 
    Which character did Ian McKellen play in "The Da Vinci Code"?
    • A. 

      Robert Langdon

    • B. 

      André Vernet

    • C. 

      Sir Leigh Teabing

    • D. 

      Bishop Aringarosa

  • 10. 
    What number, written in Tengwar, does Ian McKellen have tattooed on himself in remembrance of his role in the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy? 
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      9