9Ian McKellen – Net worth – $55 million
Born on May 25, 1939, Ian Murray McKellen is an English actor, best known for his roles as Gandalf in ‘The Lord of the Rings’ trilogy and Magneto in the ‘X-Men’ films.
Ian McKellen has a net worth of $50 million and owns an impressive award collection, including 6 Laurence Olivier Awards, 2 Saturn Awards, 4 Drama Desk Awards, 2 Critics’ Choice Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Golden Globe Award and a Tony Award.
As you can see, there’s no Oscar there. What a shame!
An interesting fact worth mentioning is that Sir Ian was named Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 1979, was made a Companion of Honour, and was knighted in 1991, for services to the performing arts.