Ian Kelly is an award winning actor, historical biographer and dramatist whose works include biographies of Beau Brummell, Casanova (Sunday Times Biography of the Year) and most recently Samuel Foote 'Mr Foote's Other Leg', (Winner, Theatre Book of the Year 2013) and Vivienne Westwood (***** The Telegraph). His stage play Mr Foote's Other Leg, directed by Richard Eyre, opens in London in late 2015.
As an actor, Ian is perhaps best known from the NT/Broadway hit The Pitmen
Painters. He also plays Hermione's father in the Harry Potter films.