Ian McShane

Ian McShane

British actor
Ian David McShane is a British actor. He is known for his television performances, particularly as the title role in the BBC series Lovejoy, Al Swearengen in Deadwood and its 2019 film continuation, as well as Mr. Wednesday in American Gods.Wikipedia
BornSeptember 29, 1942
HometownBlackburn, United Kingdom
Net worth$10 million
Height5'7" (1.71m)
SpouseGwen Humble, Ruth Post, Suzan Farmer
PartnerSylvia Kristel, Sylvia Kristel
ChildrenKate McShane, Morgan McShane
ParentsHarry McShane


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Dragon's Dogma 2 Trailer Is The Latest Example Of A Weird Trend

  • Publishers are always trying to find the best way to sell the latest game to players. Usually that is done in the form of flashy trailer showing off the game’s mechanics and story. But recently there’s been a new approach, hiring respected British actors to explain a game to fans. It’s a weird micro-trend, and the latest game to do it is Capcom’s upcoming Dragon’s Dogma 2, releasing on March 22, which you can have explained to you by Ian McShane in the most recent trailer.


John Wick: Chapter 4' Interviews with Keanu Reeves, Lance Reddick, Ian McShane

"John Wick: Chapter 4" stars Keanu Reeves (John Wick), Laurence Fishburne (Bowery King), Lance Reddick (Charon), Ian McShane (Winston), Hiroyuki Sanada (Shimazu), Shamier Anderson (Tracker) and director Chad Stahelski discuss the latest "John Wick" film in this interview with CinemaBlend's Asst. Managing Editor Eric Eisenberg. Topics include the most intense "John Wick 4" stunts, Ana De Armas in the upcoming "John Wick" spinoff “Ballerina,” and even how Tom Cruise’s Ethan Hunt would stand up against John Wick. Plus, we tried to get something about "Constantine 2" out of Keanu Reeves.
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2011Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeThe Pillars of the EarthNominated
2007Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesDeadwoodNominated
2006Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama SeriesDeadwoodNominated
2005Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - DramaDeadwoodWinner
2005Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesDeadwoodNominated