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Taylor Swift, James Corden To Star In 'Cats' Movie Musical
What happiness is.
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A Bunch Of A-Listers Star In This Cheeky British Airways Safety Video
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Ian McKellen Is All For A Gay James Bond
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"We might have a more truthful story than the one that has been told."
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Ian McKellen Looks Back On His Closeted Gay Youth In New Short Film
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"There was nobody who was out ― nobody," he recalled.
The Long-Lasting Significance Of 'The Lord Of The Rings' Trilogy
Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen and Viggo Mortensen reflect on the 15th anniversary of "Fellowship."
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Orlando Bloom Throws It Back To That Time The 'Lord Of The Rings' Cast Got Matching Tattoos
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Why Ian McKellan Thinks Gay Men Are More Masculine Than Straight Men
Curtis M. Wong
"Guess what? They love other men!"
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Sir Ian McKellen Has No Time To Officiate Weddings As Gandalf, Thanks
He's not getting turnt for Tolkien.
#FredinChina: Warcraft is a huge success in China, acclaimed by the whole Post-80's generation
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Ian McKellen Has Only One Thing To Say About Donald Trump
Gandalf shuts down Trump talk.
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All the World's a Stage
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Blogger and Author, "The Real Alice in Wonderland"
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Why I'm Okay With Sam Smith's Oscars Speech
Seattle-based writer & storyteller
As it turns out, lots of openly queer people have won Oscars. But you know what? I don't mind that Sam Smith didn't know that. It's a good thing that we've gotten to the point where it's possible to lose count of the number of openly queer people who've won Academy Awards.
Seed of the Glittering Republic
Richard J. Rosendall
Contributor, Washington Blade
My greatest satisfaction as an activist lies in the changed expectations of today's children, made possible by countless thousands of us who came before them.
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Ian McKellen On Oscar Diversity: Gays, Women Disregarded Too
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According to the actor, minority groups in general get snubbed by the Academy.
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Ian McKellen Reveals What May Be The Biggest Upside Of Aging
There's always a silver lining.
Ian McKellen On Whether There Is a Place for Pacifism in These Troubling Times (VIDEO)
PBS talk show host, PRI radio host, NYT bestselling author
Ian McKellen is undoubtedly one of the most distinguished actors working today. In this clip, McKellen speaks on the history of pacifism in his family, and whether a philosophy of nonviolence still has a place in today's volatile world.
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