Ian McShane

Biography

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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.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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.

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Gender -

Known Credits 114

Birthday 1942-09-29

Place of Birth Blackburn, Lancashire, England, UK

Adult Actor False

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Иэн МакШейн

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 American Gods(0 episodes) as Mr. Wednesday
2017 John Wick: Chapter Two
2016 Bilal: A New Breed of Hero as Umayya (voice)
2016 Doctor Thorne(3 episodes) as Sir Roger Scatcherd
2016 Grimsby as MI6 Spy Boss
2014 John Wick as Winston
2014 El niño as El Inglés
2014 Hercules as Amphiarus
2014 Cuban Fury as Ron Parfitt
2013 Ray Donovan(1 episode) as Andrew Finney
2013 Ray Donovan(2 episodes) as Malcolm Finney
2013 Jack the Giant Slayer as King Brahmwell
2012 Snow White and the Huntsman as Beith
2011 American Horror Story(2 episodes) as Leigh Emerson
2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides as Captain Edward "Blackbeard" Teach
2011 Game of Thrones(1 episode) as Brother Ray
2010 The Pillars of the Earth as Waleran Bigod
2010 The Pillars of the Earth(8 episodes) as Waleran Bigod
2009 44 Inch Chest as Meredith
2009 Case 39 as Detective Mike Barron
2009 Kings(13 episodes) as King Silas Benjamin
2009 Coraline as Mr. Sergei Alexander Bobinsky / Other Bobinsky
2008 Death Race as Coach
2008 Kung Fu Panda as Tai Lung (voice)
2007 The Golden Compass as Ragnar Sturlusson (voice)
2007 The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising as Merriman Lyon
2007 Hot Rod as Frank Powell
2007 The Dame Edna Treatment(1 episode)
2006 We Are Marshall as Paul Griffen
2006 Scoop as Joe Strombel
2005 Nine Lives as Larry
2004 Deadwood(36 episodes) as Al Swearengen
2003 Terror in Moscow as Narrator
2003 Agent Cody Banks as Brinkman
2003 Real Time with Bill Maher(1 episode)
2003 Trust(6 episodes) as Alan Cooper-Fozzard
2003 Nemesis Game as Jeff Novak
2002 The Twilight Zone(1 episode)
2002 Man and Boy as Marty Mann
2001 Friday Night with Jonathan Ross(1 episode)
2001 In Deep(2 episodes)
2000 Sexy Beast as Teddy Bass
1999 D.R.E.A.M. Team as Oliver Maxwell
1999 The West Wing(1 episode)
1998 Babylon 5: The River of Souls as Robert Bryson
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1995 The Naked Truth(55 episodes) as Leland Banks
1995 Soul Survivors as Otis Cooke
1990 Chillers(1 episode)
1990 Perry Mason: The Case of the Desperate Deception as Andre Marchand
1989 Young Charlie Chaplin(6 episodes) as Charles Chaplin Snr
1988 War and Remembrance(12 episodes) as Philip Rule
1988 The Great Escape II: The Untold Story as Roger Bushell
1987 Going Live!(1 episode)
1987 CBS Summer Playhouse(46 episodes) as Marbury
1986 The Murders in the Rue Morgue as Prefet de police
1986 Lovejoy(81 episodes) as Lovejoy
1985 A.D. as Sejanus
1985 Evergreen as Paul Lerner
1985 Evergreen(3 episodes) as Paul Lerner
1985 Ordeal by Innocence as Philip Durant
1985 Torchlight as Sidney
1985 Too Scared to Scream as Vincent Hardwick
1984 Miami Vice(2 episodes)
1983 Exposed as Greg Miller
1983 Bare Essence(11 episodes) as Niko Theophilus
1983 Grace Kelly as Prince Rainier of Monaco
1982 Marco Polo as Ali Ben Yussouf
1982 Marco Polo(4 episodes) as Ali Ben Yussouf
1982 Wogan(1 episode)
1982 The Letter as Geoff
1980 Magnum, P.I.(2 episodes)
1980 The Great Riviera Bank Robbery as The Brain (Bert)
1980 High Tide
1979 Minder(1 episode)
1979 Yesterday's Hero
1979 The Fifth Musketeer as Fouquet
1978 The Pirate as Rashid
1978 Disraeli as Benjamin Disraeli
1978 Disraeli(4 episodes) as Benjamin Disraeli
1978 Life of Shakespeare(6 episodes) as Christopher Marlowe
1978 Dallas(5 episodes)
1978 Armchair Thriller(60 episodes) as Curtis
1977 Code Name: Diamond Head as Sean Donovan / Father Horton / Colonel Millard Butler
1977 The Fantastic Journey(1 episode)
1977 Roots(1 episode)
1977 Jesus of Nazareth(4 episodes) as Judas Iscariot
1977 Jesus of Nazareth as Judas Ischarioth
1975 Matt Helm(13 episodes) as Paul
1975 Journey Into Fear as Banat
1974 Police Woman(1 episode)
1974 The Terrorists as Ray Petrie
1973 The Last of Sheila as Anthony
1972 Sitting Target as Birdy Williams
1971 Villain as Wolfe Lissner
1971 Freelance as Mitch
1970 The Devil's Widow as Tom Lynn
1970 Pussycat, Pussycat, I Love You as Fred C. Dobbs
1969 Battle of Britain as Sgt. Pilot Andy
1969 Rogues' Gallery(1 episode)
1969 If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium as Charlie Cartwright
1968 Columbo(1 episode)
1968 Rogues' Gallery(2 episodes) as David Garrick
1967 Natural World(3 episodes) as Narrator
1967 Wuthering Heights as Heathcliff
1965 The Pleasure Girls as Keith Dexter
1965 Sky West and Crooked as Roibin
1964 The Wednesday Play(1 episode)
1962 The Wild and the Willing as Harry Brown
1961 You Can't Win(6 episodes) as Joe Lunn
1956 Armchair Theatre(176 episodes) as Geoffrey
1944 Golden Globe Awards(1 episode)
1900 The Hollow Point
1900 Pottersville
1900 A.D.(0 episodes) as Sejanus
1900 Redcap(26 episodes) as Sapper Russell

Directing

1986 Lovejoy(4 episodes) … Director

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