Ben Kingsley reveals what inspired his Iron Man 3 role

Comment(s) He played a British actor called Trevor Slattery whom antagonist Killian (Guy Pearce) hires to portray the Mandarin, leader of an international terrorist organisation the Ten Rings. Directed by Shane Black, Iron Man 3 also starred Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Rebecca Hall and Jon Favreau. I think, in all humility, I must say that Trevor is quite a splendid actor,” the Oscar-winning actor told GQ magazine. It is his greatest performance. “I did base him on some of the actors I rubbed shoulders within the Royal Shakespeare Company…


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Kingsley made his foray into the Marvel Cinematic Universe with the 2013 film, led by Robert Downey Jr.