McKellen: Playing the Part

Theatre Actor. Film Star. Political Activist. Inspirational Teacher. Discover the unique journey that is the life story of Sir Ian McKellen, as told by the man himself in this intimate documentary.

The legend shares his personal stories and thoughts – from early childhood into a demanding career that placed him in the public eye for the best part of his lifetime – as well as a wealth of never-before-seen material. Private photo albums, diaries written when he was 12, and behind-the-scenes footage from theatre productions and movies complete an intimate and intriguing journey of one of this generation’s most beloved stage and screen actors.

Legend Deluxe: In-Cinema dining session.
Event: Special event screening, complimentary & discount tickets do not apply
CC & AD: Closed captions or audio description available for individual use for this session, captions DO NOT appear on-screen.

Session times for the new cinema week, commencing each Thursday, will be released the Tuesday afternoon prior

Rating M
Genre To Be Advised
Running Time 91
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