Ian McShane

Actor / Film Director / Film Producer | * 09/29/1942 (78) | Blackburn, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom (UK))
Ian David McShane (born 29 September 1942) is an English actor. He is known for his television performances, particularly the title role in the BBC series Lovejoy (1986–1994), as Al Swearengen in Deadwood (2004–2006) and its 2019 film continuation, the original series garnering him the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Television Series Drama and a nomination for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, and Mr. Wednesday in American Gods (2017–2021). His film roles include Harry Brown in The Wild and the Willing (1962), Charlie Cartwright in If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium (1969), Wolfe Lissner in Villain (1971), Teddy Bass in Sexy Beast (2000), Frank Powell in ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Action | Thriller

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Movies with Ian McShane as Actor(78)

as Winston2022 John Wick: Chapter 4
as Trevor "Broom" Bruttenholm2019 Hellboy
as Narrator2019 Master of Dark Shadows
as Al Swearengen2019 Deadwood: The Movie
as Judge Perry2019 Bolden
as William Avery (voice)2018 Age of Sail
as The Grump (voice)2018 A Wizard's Tale
as Bart2017 Pottersville
as Joe Padgett2017 Jawbone
as Winston2017 John Wick: Chapter 2
as Umayya (voice)2016 Bilal: A New Breed of Hero
as MI6 Spy Boss (uncredited)2016 Grimsby
as Leland2016 The Hollow Point
as Ron Parfitt2014 Cuban Fury
as Winston2014 John Wick
as Inglés2014 El Niño
as Amphiarus2014 Hercules
as King Brahmwell2013 Jack the Giant Slayer
as Narrator (voice)2010 The Sorcerer's Apprentice
as Detective Mike Barron2009 Case 39
as Meredith2009 44 Inch Chest
as Mr. Sergei Alexander Bobinsky / Other Bobinsky (voice)2009 Coraline
as Coach2008 Death Race
as Tai Lung (voice)2008 Kung Fu Panda
as Ragnar Sturlusson (voice)2007 The Golden Compass
as Frank Powell2007 Hot Rod
as Captain Hook (voice)2007 Shrek the Third
as Merriman Lyon2007 The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising
as Paul Griffen2006 We Are Marshall
as Joe Strombel2006 Scoop
as Larry2005 Nine Lives
as Narrator2003 Terror in Moscow
as Jeff Novak2003 Nemesis Game
as Brinkman2003 Agent Cody Banks
as Marty Mann2002 Man and Boy
as Frank2002 Bollywood Queen
as Teddy Bass2001 Sexy Beast
as Oliver Maxwell1999 D.R.E.A.M. Team
as Robert Bryson1998 Babylon 5: The River of Souls
as Ian Deegan1994 White Goods
as David Cleveland1989 Dick Francis: Twice Shy
as Prefet de police1986 The Murders in the Rue Morgue
as Sidney1985 Torchlight
as Vincent Hardwick1985 Too Scared to Scream
as Philip Durant1984 Ordeal by Innocence
as Greg Miller1983 Exposed
as Prince Rainier of Monaco1983 Grace Kelly
as Geoff1982 The Letter
as The Brain (Bert)1980 Sewers of Gold
as Rod Turner1979 Yesterday's Hero
as Fouquet1979 The Fifth Musketeer
as Rashid1978 The Pirate
as Benjamin Disraeli1978 Disraeli
as Sean Donovan / Father Horton / Colonel Millard Butler1977 Code Name: Diamond Head
as Banat1975 Journey into Fear
as Saunders1975 The Lives of Jenny Dolan
as Ray Petrie1974 Ransom
as Anthony1973 The Last of Sheila
as Birdy Williams1972 Sitting Target
as Wolfe Lissner1971 Villain
as Fred C. Dobbs1970 Pussycat, Pussycat, I Love You
as Tom Lynn1970 The Ballad of Tam Lin
as Mitch1970 Freelance
as Charlie Cartwright1969 If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium
as Sgt. Pilot Andy1969 Battle of Britain
as Heathcliff1967 Wuthering Heights
as Keith Dexter1965 The Pleasure Girls
as Roibin1965 Sky West and Crooked
as Harry Brown1962 The Wild and the Willing

TV Shows/Series with Ian McShane as Actor(46)

as Mr. Wednesday2017 American Gods
as Sir Roger Scatcherd2016 Doctor Thorne
as Andrew Finney2013 Ray Donovan
as Malcolm Finney2013 Ray Donovan
as Brother Ray2011 Game of Thrones
as Leigh Emerson2011 American Horror Story
as King Silas Benjamin2009 Kings
as Waleran Bigod2006 Class of 3000
as Al Swearengen2004 Deadwood
as Alan Cooper-Fozzard2003 Trust
as Professeur Chandler2002 The Twilight Zone
as John Madson1996 Madson
as Leland Banks1995 The Naked Truth
as himself1993 GMTV
as Steven Castle1990 Chillers
as Charles Chaplin Snr1989 Young Charlie Chaplin
as Philip Rule1988 War and Remembrance
as Lovejoy1986 Lovejoy
as Paul Lerner1985 Evergreen
as Sejanus1985 A.D.
as Niko Theophilus1983 Bare Essence
as Narrator1983 Natural World
as Ali Ben Yussouf1982 Marco Polo
1982 Wogan
as Willy Wax1982 American Playhouse
1979 Minder
as Curtis1978 Armchair Thriller
as Don Lockwood1978 Dallas
as Judas Iscariot1977 Jesus of Nazareth
as Anton Zoref1975 Space: 1999
1971 Columbo
as Sapper Russell1964 Redcap
as Geoffrey1956 Armchair Theatre

Movies with Ian McShane as Crew(1)

Production/Executive Producer2019 Deadwood: The Movie

TV Shows/Series with Ian McShane as Crew(3)

Production/Production Executive2017 American Gods
Production/Producer1996 Madson
Directing/Director1986 Lovejoy

Full Name: Ian McShane
Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Tuesday, 09/29 1942 (September) in Blackburn, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom (UK)) (current age: 78 years + 356 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Horse)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Stretford Grammar School
Spouses (current/former): Gwen Humble, Suzan Farmer
Other names for Ian McShane (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Иэн МакШейн"
"Ian David McShane"
"Ίαν ΜακΣέιν"
Ian McShane frequently works together with these people:
Sarah Paulson (12x, Actress)
Evan Peters (10x, Actor)
Chad Stahelski (10x, Crew)
Frances Conroy (8x, Actress)
David Leitch (8x, Crew)
Lily Rabe (8x, Actress)
Kathy Bates (7x, Actress)
Brian Blessed (7x, Actor)
Denis O'Hare (7x, Actor)
Derek Kolstad (7x, Crew)
Vincenzo Labella (7x, Crew)
Finn Wittrock (7x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:777, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/17/2021