Barry Keoghan reckons he’s a dead ringer for a young Ian McKellen

Barry Keoghan
Barry Keoghan

If ever film bosses are looking for someone to play Ian McKellen as a teen, they’ll be giving Barry Keoghan a call.

The Irish actor himself pointed out the resemblance on Twitter on Friday.

Taking to social media he reshared a photo posted by McKellen which was a 1960’s throwback.

He captioned the pic: “Ian McKeoghan,” referencing the similarities.

We definitely see the likeness.

via Ian McKellen Twitter/Barry Keoghan Instagram
Pics via Ian McKellen Twitter/Barry Keoghan Instagram

Fans on Twitter agreed too!

“Wtf weirdly alike,” one follower said, with another adding ‘Wow, I see it!”.

Elaine Crowley added:  “That’s uncanny Barry…”

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