McKellen enrolls in 'Academy'

Littleton, Cynthia
November 2009
Daily Variety;11/2/2009, Vol. 305 Issue 21, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that actor Ian McKellen has signed to star in a mockumentary television series "The Academy." It states that the program is being shopped to Great Britain and United States by DLT Entertainment Ltd. The actor will play his fictional brother, Murray McKellen who heads the Clapham Academy of Creative Arts drama school. Moreover, DLT has secured a 22-episode, two season renewal of "My Family," from British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC).


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