Ian McShane



Place of birth:

Blackburn, Lancashire, England, UK:


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.

Film Credits

Tales of the Wild Hunt: Hellboy Reborn (2019)
as Self
Deadwood: The Movie (2019)
as Al Swearengen
John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)
as Winston
Bolden (2019)
as Judge Perry
Hellboy (2019)
as Professor Broom
Age of Sail (2018)
as William Avery (voice)
A Wizard's Tale (2018)
as The Grump (voice)
Pottersville (2017)
as Bart
Jawbone (2017)
as Joe Padgett
John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
as Winston
The Hollow Point (2016)
as Leland
Bilal: A New Breed of Hero (2016)
as Umayya (voice)
Grimsby (2016)
as MI6 Spy Boss
John Wick (2014)
as Winston
El Niño (2014)
as Inglés
Hercules (2014)
as Amphiarus
Cuban Fury (2014)
as Ron Parfitt
Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)
as King Brahmwell
Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
as Beith
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
as Captain Edward "Blackbeard" Teach
44 Inch Chest (2009)
as Meredith
Case 39 (2009)
as Detective Mike Barron
Coraline (2009)
as Mr. Sergei Alexander Bobinsky / Other Bobinsky (voice)
Death Race (2008)
as Coach
Kung Fu Panda (2008)
as Tai Lung (voice)
The Golden Compass (2007)
as Ragnar Sturlusson (voice)
The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (2007)
as Merriman Lyon
Hot Rod (2007)
as Frank Powell
Shrek the Third (2007)
as Captain Hook (voice)
We Are Marshall (2006)
as Paul Griffen
Scoop (2006)
as Joe Strombel
Nine Lives (2005)
as Larry
Terror in Moscow (2003)
as Narrator
Agent Cody Banks (2003)
as Brinkman
Nemesis Game (2003)
as Jeff Novak
Man and Boy (2002)
as Marty Mann
Bollywood Queen (2002)
as Frank
Sexy Beast (2001)
as Teddy Bass
D.R.E.A.M. Team (1999)
as Oliver Maxwell
Babylon 5: The River of Souls (1998)
as Robert Bryson
Soul Survivors (1995)
as Otis Cooke
White Goods (1994)
as Ian Deegan
Perry Mason: The Case of the Desperate Deception (1990)
as Andre Marchand
The Great Escape II: The Untold Story (1988)
as Roger Bushell
The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1986)
as Prefet de police
Torchlight (1985)
as Sidney
Too Scared to Scream (1985)
as Vincent Hardwick
Ordeal by Innocence (1984)
as Philip Durant
Exposed (1983)
as Greg Miller
Grace Kelly (1983)
as Prince Rainier of Monaco
The Letter (1982)
as Geoff
Sewers of Gold (1980)
as The Brain (Bert)
High Tide (1980)
Yesterday's Hero (1979)
The Fifth Musketeer (1979)
as Fouquet
The Pirate (1978)
as Rashid
Disraeli (1978)
as Benjamin Disraeli
Code Name: Diamond Head (1977)
as Sean Donovan / Father Horton / Colonel Millard Butler
Jesus of Nazareth (1977)
as Judas Iscariot
Journey Into Fear (1975)
as Banat
Ransom (1975)
as Ray Petrie
The Last of Sheila (1973)
as Anthony
Sitting Target (1972)
as Birdy Williams
Villain (1971)
as Wolfe Lissner
Freelance (1971)
as Mitch
The Ballad of Tam Lin (1970)
as Tom Lynn
Pussycat, Pussycat, I Love You (1970)
as Fred C. Dobbs
Battle of Britain (1969)
as Sgt. Pilot Andy
If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium (1969)
as Charlie Cartwright
Wuthering Heights (1967)
as Heathcliff
The Pleasure Girls (1965)
as Keith Dexter
Sky West and Crooked (1965)
as Roibin
The Wild and the Willing (1962)
as Harry Brown

TV Series Credits

American Gods (2017)
as Mr. Wednesday
Doctor Thorne (2016)
as Sir Roger Scatcherd
Ray Donovan (2013)
as Andrew Finney
Ray Donovan (2013)
as Malcolm Finney
American Horror Story (2011)
as Leigh Emerson
Game of Thrones (2011)
as Brother Ray
The Pillars of the Earth (2010)
as Waleran Bigod
Kings (2009)
as King Silas Benjamin
The Dame Edna Treatment (2007)
Deadwood (2004)
as Al Swearengen
Real Time with Bill Maher (2003)
Trust (2003)
as Alan Cooper-Fozzard
The Twilight Zone (2002) (2002)
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (2001)
In Deep (2001)
The West Wing (1999)
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996)
The Naked Truth (1995)
as Leland Banks
GMTV (1993)
as Himself
Chillers (1990)
as Steven Castle
Young Charlie Chaplin (1989)
as Charles Chaplin Snr
War and Remembrance (1988)
as Philip Rule
The Great Escape II: The Untold Story (1988)
as Roger Bushell
Going Live! (1987)
CBS Summer Playhouse (1987)
as Marbury
Lovejoy (1986)
as Lovejoy
A.D. (1985)
as Sejanus
Evergreen (1985)
as Paul Lerner
Miami Vice (1984)
Natural World (1983)
as Narrator
Bare Essence (1983)
as Niko Theophilus
Marco Polo (1982)
as Ali Ben Yussouf
Wogan (1982)
Magnum, P.I. (1980)
Minder (1979)
Disraeli (1978)
as Benjamin Disraeli
Life of Shakespeare (1978)
as Christopher Marlowe
Armchair Thriller (1978)
as Curtis
The Fantastic Journey (1977)
Jesus of Nazareth (1977)
as Judas Iscariot
Matt Helm (1975)
as Paul
Police Woman (1974)
Columbo (1971)
Rog (1969)
Redcap (1964)
as Sapper Russell
The Wednesday Play (1964)
You Can't Win (1961)
as Joe Lunn
Armchair Theatre (1956)
as Geoffrey