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How old was Ian McKellen in Mr. Holmes?

Ian McKellen was 75 in Mr. Holmes when he played the character 'Sherlock Holmes'.

That was over 6 years ago in 2015.

Today he is 82, and has starred in 97 movies in total, 11 since Mr. Holmes was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Mr. Holmes, I think Ian McKellen looks:

Did you know?

Mr. Holmes scores 6.5 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Ian McKellen's first acting role was as 'Roger' in Alfred the Great, released in 1969 when he was 30.

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