How old was Ian Holm in his first movie: The Cherry Orchard?

Ian Holm was 29 in The Cherry Orchard when he played the character 'Trofimov'.

That was over 62 years ago in 1962.

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

In 2020 he died aged 88, starring in 110 films in his career, 108 of those after The Cherry Orchard was first released. If he were alive today he would be 92.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In The Cherry Orchard, I think Ian Holm looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Michael Elliott has worked with Ian Holm just once in his career.
  • Ian Holm's first movie was as 'Trofimov' in The Cherry Orchard, released in 1962 when he was 29
  • The Cherry Orchard scores 8 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of The Cherry Orchard

Ian Holm's other movies