The degrees keep on coming for Dr. Sir Ian McKellen. The Lord of the Rings star received another honorary doctorate, this one from Britain's University of Cambridge, his alma mater and in addition to ... more 
The degrees keep on coming for Dr. Sir Ian McKellen. The Lord of the Rings star received another honorary doctorate, this one from Britain's University of Cambridge, his alma mater and in addition to giving him yet another title to use, his old stomping grounds paid a very visible touching tribute to the 75-year-old actor as well. McKellen, who studied English literature at the renowned academic institution as a lad, wrote in a Facebook post on Monday "I am now an honorary Doctor of Letters at Cambridge University UK. My old college St Catharine's celebrated by flying the rainbow flag." less 
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