Ian David McShane (born 29 September 1942) is an English actor, director, producer and voice artist. He has appeared in numerous films, but is best known for his television roles, particularly the BBC’s Lovejoy (1986–94) and HBO’s Western drama Deadwood (2004–06).
Madeline Kahn (September 29, 1942 – December 3, 1999) was an American actress and singer. Kahn was known primarily for her comic roles in films such as Paper Moon, Young Frankenstein, Blazing Saddles, What’s Up, Doc?, and Clue.
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