Ian McShane Wife, Family, Net Worth
English actor, Ian McShane isn't a legend for no reason. The American Gods star has been involved with show business for over five decades.
Amid his achievements, his relationships are also considered as one as Ian got married three times, the last of which lasted the longest. Know all about the actor's married life, but before that, take a look at his bio.
Ian McShane Wiki
Born in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, Ian grew up in Manchester with father Harry McShane and mother, Irene McShane. His deceased father was a football player for Manchester United. For his work, Ian currently lives in in the Venice beach area of Los Angeles with his family.
At the age of 76, the actor is still pushing strong, which is no mere luck. Ian takes care of his body and health. He even gave up drinking in 1988 and later quit smoking in 2011.
The actor is 5 feet 8 inches (1.75 m) tall in height.
Career Info: Movies, TV Shows & More
From a fierce, foul-mouthed saloon owner in "Deadwood" to a tough gangster in "Sexy Beast," Ian McShane has practically made playing rogues, villains, and badasses his forte.
Ian started his acting career young, joining the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in 1962. His first acting role was in The Wild and the Willing as Harry Brown. He made his TV debut with Spanner in the Grass Works playing Frank Barnes.
Since then, Ian has made numerous appearances in tv shows such as Wuthering Heights. If It’s Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium, Jesus of Nazareth, and Disraeli. From 2004 to 2006, he played the role of Al Swearengen in Deadwood. In 2010, Ian starred in The Pillars of the Earth as Bishop Waleran Bigod.
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His recent movies are The Hollow Point, John Wick: Chapter 2, and Jawbone. Since 2017, he appears as Mr. Wednesday in the Starz series, American God.
Ian MacShane As Mr. Wednesday On American Gods. (Photo: Radiotimes)
For his performance in Deadwood, Ian won the Best Actor in a Television Drama at the 2005 Golden Globe Awards. The role also got him nominated at the 2005 Emmy Awards and Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Ian - with over five decades under his belt as an actor, director, producer, and voice-over artist - has amassed enormous fame and respect in the industry. Alongside his career, Ian's net worth has also grown to an amount of $10 million.
Married Three Times; Children & Family
Ian has been married three times. He tied the knot with first wife Suzan Farmer in 1964. Unfortunately, the couple filed for divorce and parted ways four years later in 1968.
The same year, Ian married Ruth V. Post and remained together with her for almost a decade, during which he fathered two children. His daughter, Kate McShane was born in 1971; whereas, Ian's son Morgan McShane was born in 1975.
The Game Of Thrones actor also has three grandchildren through his daughter, Kate.
Actor Ian McShane with children Morgan And Kate at the Heathrow Airport in March 1986 (Photo: Alamy)
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As the saying goes, "third times the charm," Ian found someone he could settle down for the rest of his life after failing in two marriages. He has been with his third wife Gwen Humble since 30 August 1980. Despite being together for 38 years, the couple's love hasn't died down.