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How old was Ian McKellen in X-Men?

Ian McKellen was 60 in X-Men when he played the character 'Eric Lensherr / Magneto'.

That was over 21 years ago in 2000.

Today he is 82, and has starred in 97 movies in total, 59 since X-Men was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

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X-Men scores 6.9 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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