Ian David McShane is an actor famous for his roles in the BBC series ‘Lovejoy’ and HBO’s ‘Deadwood.’ Born in Blackburn, England on September 29th, 1942, McShane has been married three times. First to Suzan Farmer (1965-1968), then Ruth Post (1970-1976). He has been married to his current wife, Gwen Humble since 1980. McShane’s marriage to his second wife produced two children, Kate and Morgan. McShane also has three grandchildren through his eldest daughter, Kate.
For his work on HBO’s ‘Deadwood’, McShane has won a Golden Globe Award and a Television Critics Association Award. Aside from his renowned appearances in ‘Deadwood’ and ‘Lovejoy’, McShane has appeared in a wide variety of movies and TV shows throughout his long career. Most notably, he has appeared in The West Wing, Kings, The Pillars of the Earth, John Wick, The Golden Compass, and 44 Inch Chest. He has been nominated for an Annie Award for his voice work as Tai Lung in ‘Kung Fu Panda’ and a Teen Choice Award for his role as Blackbeard in ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides’. His appearance as Meredith in 44 Inch Chest earned him a San Diego Film Critics Society Award.
McShane’s income for the year 2017 was around $2.5 million. During the course of his entire acting career, McShane has amassed a net worth of approximately $10 million. Though he has been an actor for over fifty years, much of McShane’s commercial success has come in the latter half of his career.