Ian McKellen Was Downright Flawless At London Pride

Work that button-down sweater!

1. Sir Ian McKellen braved the rain to march in London’s annual Pride parade on Sunday.

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2. He took many-a-selfie, making people’s day – nay, lives – complete.

3. He spread joy wherever he went!

4. Look how happy that guy is to be standing SO close to him!

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#blessed, sir.

5. Bit of rain? Not a problem.

6. One woman lost her phone, but thankfully a police officer returned it so she could remember THIS moment, in which he smiled in her general direction.

#HappyPrideLondon @IanMcKellen lost my camera during the parade,got it back from a police officer! I love u London!!!

— Shirley (@Shirleyariki)

7. ***Flawless, Pride.

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Sarah Karlan is the Deputy LGBT Editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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