Sir Ian McKellen honoured at UK Theatre Awards

Posted on:12 Oct 2016 18:21:14
Sir Ian McKellen honoured at UK Theatre Awards
12 October 2016 Current Affairs: Veteran actor Ian McKellen was honoured at the UK Theatre Awards on for his individual contributions to British theatre. 

McKellen was honoured with the Outstanding Contribution to British Theatre prize, reported Female First.

The 77-year-old actor, best known for his roles in the "X-Men" and "Lord Of The Rings" film franchises, was recognised for "championing diversity and contribution to the British theatre" at the ceremony held at London's Guildhall. 

McKellen, whose theatre career has spanned six decades and seen him perform at theatres all over the UK.

Previous recipients of the accolade include Matthew Bourne, Timothy West and Prunella Scales. 

Monthly Current Affairs

Current Affairs Section

Daily Current Affairs Quiz

Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs January 2018

22 JANUARY
NEWS
21 JANUARY
NEWS
20 JANUARY
NEWS
19 JANUARY
NEWS

Current Affairs December 2017

31 DECEMBER
NEWS
30 DECEMBER
NEWS
29 DECEMBER
NEWS
28 DECEMBER
NEWS

Current Affairs November 2017

30 NOVEMBER
NEWS
29 NOVEMBER
NEWS
28 NOVEMBER
NEWS
27 NOVEMBER
NEWS