26 Sep 2023

Sir Ian McKellen and Roger Allam on ‘romantic and sexy’ new play

Europe Editor and Presenter

Sir Ian McKellen and Roger Allam are two of the country’s best loved actors – and they’re starring together in a story of middle aged romance on the London stage.

Frank and Percy charts the unexpected relationship which develops between two older men, who meet while they’re walking their dogs on Hampstead Heath.

With wider issues like free speech and climate change looming over it all – I went to London’s The Other Palace theatre to speak to them.