Ian McKellen stops off for dinner in Wakefield restaurant

Lord of the Rings star Ian McKellen had a bite to eat in a Wakefield city centre restaurant ahead of a theatre show tonight.

By James Carney
Tuesday, 4th June 2019, 5:35 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th June 2019, 6:35 pm
Ian McKellen
Ian McKellen

The X-Men actor was dining at Robatary on Northgate before a performance later this evening at the Theatre Royal Wakefield.

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Sir Ian is marking his 80th birthday with a theatre tour of tales and anecdotes from his distinguished acting career.

The show - Ian McKellen on Stage: With Tolkien, Shakespeare, Others and YOU - has sold out.