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How old was Ian McKellen in the movie X2?

Ian McKellen was 62 in X2 when he played the character 'Eric Lensherr / Magneto'.

That was over 19 years ago in 2003.

Today he is 83, and has starred in 97 movies in total, 50 since X2 was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

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X2 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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The cast of X2

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