A little movie trivia for a Monday morning

OK, it’s time for another movie trivia question, just to keep folks on their toes.

What unusual achievement do Hugo Weaving, Sir Ian McKellen, and Patrick Stewart all have in common?

Update: While the “comic book” connection might be true, I had something far more exclusive in mind. Let me add that Hugh Jackman, Christopher Reeve, and Michael Keaton do NOT fit into this category, but Harrison Ford arguably might.

Update 2: My intended answer was that all had played in two sci-fi or fantasy series of movies, of at least three parts. I started thinking about this when I realized at one point that Harrison Ford had played in six of the top ten grossing movies in history (a distinction he has since lost), and started thinking about other actors who’d been in more than one successful trilogies.

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