How old was Ian McKellen in his first movie: A Touch of Love?

Ian McKellen was 29 in A Touch of Love when he played the character 'George'.

That was over 55 years ago in 1969.

This was his first recorded movie acting credit (although may not technically be his first actual acting role).

Today he is 85, and has starred in 125 movies in total, 121 of those since A Touch of Love was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In A Touch of Love, I think Ian McKellen looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Waris Hussein has worked with Ian McKellen a total of 2 times in his career.
  • Ian McKellen's first movie was as 'George' in A Touch of Love, released in 1969 when he was 29
  • A Touch of Love scores 6.7 out of 10 on TMDB.

Ian McKellen's other movies