Southern Star understands veteran British actor Sir Ian McKellen will address a rally for same-sex marriage rights in Melbourne on Saturday.
The news was posted on the Facebook page of Equal Love co-convenor, Ali Hogg.
Activists are set to take to the streets this Saturday, May 15, calling for equal marriage rights.
The rally will start at 1pm at the State Library and leads up to International Day Against Homophobia on May 17.
McKellen is currently in Australia performing in a production of Samuel Beckett’s Waiting For Godot.
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