Sir Ian McKellen to star in Emile

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com November 19 2002 1:00 AM ET

Out actor Sir Ian McKellen will star opposite Deborah Kara Unger (Crash, Signs and Wonders) in Emile, a new film from writer-director Carl Bessai (Lola), according to The Hollywood Reporter. The movie tells the story of a young woman's reconciliation with her aging uncle (McKellen), whose brother stole her mother from him years earlier.