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Actor Ian Holm, Who Played King Lear To Bilbo Baggins, Has Died

Actor Ian Holm, Who Played King Lear To Bilbo Baggins, Has Died

NPR - Anastasia Tsioulcas

Veteran British actor Ian Holm has died at age 88. He was beloved by audiences as Bilbo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit. He was nominated for an Oscar for his role in Chariots of Fire, and first reached wide audiences in Alien. His death on Friday was related to Parkinson's …

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