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Ian McShane

Ian David McShane (born 29 September 1942) is an English actor. Although he has appeared in numerous films, it is by his television roles that he is generally known, starting with the BBC's Lovejoy (1986–94) and particularly in the HBO Western drama Deadwood (2004–06). He starred as King Silas Benjamin in NBC series Kings and as Blackbeard in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ian McShane, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 29, 1942 In Blackburn, Lancashire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Highlander
Latest Project:
movie Hellboy 2019-01-11
Known For
Poster of American Horror Story
Poster of Game of Thrones
Movie Hellboy Prof. Trevor Bruttenholm 2019-01-11
Movie Highlander Gregor MacLeod 2019
Movie John Wick: Chapter 2 Winston 2017-02-08
Series American Gods Mr. Wednesday 2017-04-30
Movie Jawbone Joe Padgett 2017-05-12
Movie Grimsby MI6 Spy Boss 2016-02-24
Series Doctor Thorne Sir Roger Scatcherd 2016-03-06
Movie The Hollow Point Leland 2016-12-16
Movie Bilal: A New Breed of Hero Umayya (voice) 2015-12-09
Movie El niño El Inglés 2014-08-29
Movie Cuban Fury Ron Parfitt 2014-02-14
Movie Hercules Amphiarus 2014-07-23
Movie John Wick Winston 2014-10-22
Movie Jack the Giant Slayer King Brahmwell 2013-02-27
Movie Snow White and the Huntsman Beith 2012-05-30
Series Game of Thrones Brother Ray 2011-04-17
Movie Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Captain Edward "Blackbeard" Teach 2011-05-14
Series American Horror Story Leigh Emerson 2011-10-05
Movie The Pillars of the Earth Waleran Bigod 2010-07-23
Series The Pillars of the Earth Waleran Bigod 2010-07-23
Movie Coraline Mr. Sergei Alexander Bobinsky / Other Bobinsky 2009-02-05
Movie Case 39 Detective Mike Barron 2009-08-13
Movie Kung Fu Panda Tai Lung (voice) 2008-06-04
Movie Death Race Coach 2008-08-22
Movie Hot Rod Frank Powell 2007-08-03
Movie The Golden Compass Ragnar Sturlusson (voice) 2007-12-04
Movie City of Men King Silas Benjamin 2007-08-31
Movie Flying Saucer Rock 'N' Roll Malcolm Finney 2006-03-18
Movie Nine Lives Larry 2005-01-24
Series Deadwood Al Swearengen 2004-03-21
Movie Nemesis Game Jeff Novak 2003-01-01
Series Trust Alan Cooper-Fozzard 2003-01-09
Movie Terror in Moscow Narrator 2003-05-12
Series Real Time with Bill Maher Unknown 2003-02-21
Movie Agent Cody Banks Brinkman 2003-03-14
Movie Bollywood Queen Frank 2002-01-01
Movie Man and Boy Marty Mann 2002-03-30
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 2002-09-18
Series In Deep Unknown 2001-02-19
Series Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Unknown 2001-11-02
Movie Sexy Beast Teddy Bass 2000-09-13
Series Third Watch Joe Strombel 1999-09-23
Series Home Movies Merriman Lyon 1999-04-26
Movie D.R.E.A.M. Team Oliver Maxwell 1999-09-25
Movie Soul Survivors Otis Cooke 1995-09-10
Series Young Charlie Chaplin Charles Chaplin Snr 1989-01-25
Series War and Remembrance Philip Rule 1988-11-13
Series Lovejoy Lovejoy 1986-01-10
Movie Too Scared to Scream Vincent Hardwick 1985-01-04
Movie A.D. Sejanus 1985-03-31
Series Marco Polo Ali Ben Yussouf 1982-12-05
Movie Marco Polo Ali Ben Yussouf 1982-05-16
Movie The Great Riviera Bank Robbery The Brain (Bert) 1980-05-13
Movie High Tide 1980-03-11
Movie Yesterday's Hero 1979-04-24
Series Life of Shakespeare Christopher Marlowe 1978-06-13
Series Disraeli Benjamin Disraeli 1978-09-05
Series Jesus of Nazareth Judas Iscariot 1977-01-06
Movie Ransom Ray Petrie 1975-04-04
Movie Villain Wolfe Lissner 1971-05-26
Movie Battle of Britain Sgt. Pilot Andy 1969-09-15
Movie Wuthering Heights Heathcliff 1967-01-01
Series Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Judas Ischarioth 1964-09-25
Series Redcap Sapper Russell 1964-10-17
Movie The Wild and the Willing Harry Brown 1962-10-16
Series You Can't Win Joe Lunn 1961-10-05