"Lord of the Rings" Star Ian Holm Passes Away at 88 | E! News
Goodbye, Dear Bilbo | A Tribute to Sir Ian Holm
Tribute to Actor IAN HOLM | In Memoriam
Sir Ian Holm Cuthbert, known as Ian Holm, is an English actor known for his stage work and many film roles. He received the 1967 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor for his performance as Lenny in The Homecoming and the 1998 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor for his performance in the title role of King Lear. He won the 1981 BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his role as athletics trainer Sam Mussabini in Chariots of Fire, for which he was also nominated for an Academy Award.