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Ian Holm

 
Ian Holm Headshot
Date of Birth: September 12, 1931 (90)

Birth Place: Goodmayes, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1967
Lenny

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1967
Lenny


Ian Holm Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1998 - Best Actor Gold Star
Ian HolmKing Lear
 
Evening Standard Awards - 1997 - Best Actor Gold Star
Ian HolmKing Lear
 
Evening Standard Awards - 1993 - Best Actor Gold Star
Ian HolmMoonlight
 
Tony Awards - 1967 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Ian Holm, The Homecoming
 
Evening Standard Awards - 1965 - Best Actor Gold Star
Ian HolmHenry V

Ian Holm News

Jeremy Strong from SUCCESSION is Determined to Take the UK Stage Photo Jeremy Strong from SUCCESSION is Determined to Take the UK Stage
by Marissa Tomeo - May 22, 2022

Jeremy Strong, star of the hit HBO dark comedy series 'Succession,' has stated that he is determined to appear on the UK stage at some point in his career. The actor told Deadline at the Cannes Film Festival today that he missed his chance to appear in the upcoming stage adaptation of Stephen King's The Shining. Ben Stiller is set to star, while the show will be directed by Ivo van Hove. Sonia Friedman (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and Colin Callender will produce. 

Guest Blog: Jenny Caron Hall On A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Photo Guest Blog: Jenny Caron Hall On A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by BWW Staff - Mar 29, 2021

On Wednesday, we're due to give a one-off, live, online performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream, starring Dan Stevens, Rebecca Hall, Luisa Omielan, and Wendy Morgan and I'm cautiously excited about what we're making here!

Get All The Latest Updates With Our 2020 Olivier Awards Live Blog! Photo Get All The Latest Updates With Our 2020 Olivier Awards Live Blog!
by Debbie Gilpin - Oct 25, 2020

Even coronavirus can't stop the Olivier Awards ceremony - today is the day we've all been waiting for since its postponement back in April, as all the winners are finally revealed to the world.

Ian Holm, Stage and Screen Veteran Best Known For THE LORD OF THE RINGS, Has Died at  Photo Ian Holm, Stage and Screen Veteran Best Known For THE LORD OF THE RINGS, Has Died at Age 88
by Stephi Wild - Jun 19, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that British actor Ian Holm, a veteran of both stage and screen, has died at age 88.

Julien's Auctions ICONS & IDOLS: HOLLYWOOD Announced Photo Julien's Auctions ICONS & IDOLS: HOLLYWOOD Announced
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 26, 2019

Julien's Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house, has announced its star-studded event ICONS & IDOLS: HOLLYWOOD to take place on December 16, 2019 at Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills and live online at juliensauctions.com. This year end extravaganza offers over 400 items taken out of the vault and production archives of Hollywood's greatest films from the Golden Age of Hollywood to today's modern and new box office classics as well as important artifacts, rarely seen or coming to the auction block for the first time.

The Scariest Movie Ever Made Celebrates 40 Years as ALIEN Arrives on 4K Ultra HD 4/23 Photo The Scariest Movie Ever Made Celebrates 40 Years as ALIEN Arrives on 4K Ultra HD 4/23
by Tori Hartshorn - Feb 26, 2019

In space no one can hear you scream. The terrifying sci-fi adventure, ALIEN, celebrates 40 years with an all-new 4K Ultra HD master, available April 23. A limited edition 4K UHD steelbook of ALIEN 40th Anniversary Edition will also be available exclusively at Best Buy.

The Wallis Presents The Bristol Old Vic And Fiery Angel Production Of LONG DAY'S JOUR Photo The Wallis Presents The Bristol Old Vic And Fiery Angel Production Of LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT
by A.A. Cristi - May 14, 2018

Eugene O'Neill's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece Long Day's Journey Into Night  comes to the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts for a limited three-week engagement from Friday, June 8 through Sunday, July 1. Richard Eyre's acclaimed Bristol Old Vic production stars Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons(Brideshead Revisited, Reversal of Fortune,  'The Borgias') and Olivier Award winner and Oscar nominee Lesley Manville(Another Year,  'Harlots,' Phantom Thread). Matthew Beard (The Imitation Game, The Riot Club), Rory Keenan (BBC's 'War & Peace,' 'Peaky Blinders') and Jessica Regan (reprising the role as Cathleen from the 2016 Bristol Old Vic production) round out the ensemble cast.  

Tovah Feldshuh Will Bring Her Award-Winning Performance As Golda Meir In GOLDA'S BALC Photo Tovah Feldshuh Will Bring Her Award-Winning Performance As Golda Meir In GOLDA'S BALCONY To Montreal
by Julie Musbach - May 4, 2018

Four-time Tony nominee Tovah Feldshuh will recreate her award-winning performance as Golda Meir in Golda's Balcony, when the acclaimed William Gibson play comes to the Segal Centre for Performing Arts from May 22 to June 10, 2018. There will be an ASL-interpreted performance on June 9.

Rubicon Theatre Presents KING LEAR Starring George Ball Photo Rubicon Theatre Presents KING LEAR Starring George Ball
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 13, 2018

Rubicon Theatre presents a timely and trenchant production of Shakespeare's tragedy KING LEAR as the centerpiece of the company's 20th Anniversary Season. Directed by Co-Founder James O'Neil, the production features a 20-member cast led by acclaimed actor and company memberGeorge Ball, who has starred in previous Rubicon productions of All My Sons, Man of La Mancha, and Jacques Brel… (New York, L.A., and international companies of the latter).

Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville-Led 'LONG DAY'S JOURNEY' Among BAM's 2018 Winter/Spr Photo Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville-Led 'LONG DAY'S JOURNEY' Among BAM's 2018 Winter/Spring Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

Joseph V. Melillo, executive producer of the Brooklyn Academy of Music, today announced programming for the BAM 2018 Winter/Spring Season. The season runs from January 15 through June 23 and includes theater, dance, music, and other live events in the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House, BAM Harvey Theater, and BAM Fisher. Scroll down for highlights!

Ian Holm Videos

VIDEO: First Look - Ian McKellen & Anthony Hopkins Star in THE DRESSER, Premiering 5/30 on Starz
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 24, 2016

Starz today announced Richard Eyre's adaptation of Ronald Harwood's critically acclaimed play THE DRESSER, starring Ian McKellen and Anthony Hopkins, will premiere on STARZ on Monday, May 30th at 9 PM ET/PT.

VIDEO: Billy Boyd Performs THE HOBBIT's 'Last Goodbye' in New Music Video
by Movies News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

The music video of Billy Boyd performing THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES' end title song, 'The Last Goodbye' has just been released, and you can check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Inside Benedict Cumberbatch's Motion Capture Sessions for 'THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG'
by Stage Tube - Oct 21, 2014

A new behind-the-scenes look at Benedict Cumberbatch's motion capture sessions for THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG have been released as part of the bonus features on the DVD/Blu-ray set. Check it out below!

VIDEO: Peter Jackson Releases His Latest Video Blog for THE HOBBIT
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 25, 2012

With less than a week before THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY has its world premiere on Nov. 28, director Peter Jackson has just released his latest video diary on the film's production. Check it out below!

VIDEO: New TV Spot for THE HOBBIT Released
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 6, 2012

The newest TV spot for Peter Jackson's upcoming film, THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY have been released in anticipation of its Dec. 14 release - check it out below!

First Listen: Sound Track from THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 5, 2012

The first installment in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy, THE HOBBIT: An Unexpected Journey, will open in theaters on December 14. The film's soundtrack is set to be released on December 11. Below, get a first listen to the 'Radagast the Brown' track from the album.

VIDEO: New International TV Ad for THE HOBBIT
by - Nov 5, 2012

Below, check out a new international TV ad for Peter Jackson's THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXECTED JOURNEY, just released from New Line Cinema and MGM. The film stars Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Elijah Wood, Andy Serkis and will be released in theaters on December 14th

VIDEO: New TV Spot for THE HOBBIT
by Tyler Peterson - Oct 26, 2012

The second TV spot has aired for Peter Jackson's highly anticipated film THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY. The film opens December 14th. Check out the ad below!

VIDEO: First TV Spot for THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 24, 2012

The first TV spot has aired for Peter Jackson's highly anticipated film THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY. The film opens December 14th. Check out the ad below!

VIDEO: First Look - New International TV Spot for THE HOBBIT
by - Oct 16, 2012

Peter Jackson's THE HOBBIT AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY is coming to theaters on December 14, 2012. Check out a just-released international TV spot for the highly-anticipated film below!


Ian Holm Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ian Holm been in?
Ian Holm has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Ian Holm been in?
Ian Holm has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Ian Holm been nominated for?
Best Actor (Olivier Awards) for King Lear , Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for King Lear , Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for Moonlight Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Homecoming and Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for Henry V .

What awards has Ian Holm won?
Best Actor (Olivier Awards) for King Lear, Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for King Lear, Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for Moonlight Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Homecomingand Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for Henry V.