Sir Patrick Stewart has come a long way in his career. In his career spanning six decades, the legendary actor has won the hearts of audiences across the globe with his varied performances on stage, television, and films.
Today on the occasion of his 80th birthday the veteran actor has been showered with sweet and adorable messages from his fans. Also on the special occasion, Sir Patrick Stewart who is very fond of William Shakespeare’s sonnets, read the latter’s Sonnet 80 on his birthday eve.
The interesting thing is the X-Men actor’s turn to read Sonnet 80 fell at the right time i.e on his 80th birthday. Sir Patrick Stewart has always been a huge admirer of William Shakespeare’s works and writings. The actor who is active on Social media has completed reading 80 out of 154 sonnets by Shakespeare, with 74 more sonnets left.
Sir Patrick Stewart on his birthday eve shared video shared on himself which has the actor reading Shakespeare’s Sonnet 80. He shared the video along with a caption that read, ” Sonnet 80 arrives on the eve of my 80th birthday. #ASonnetADay”
Fans of the veteran actor who apart from his theatrical works and Television, is famous for playing Professor Charles Xavier, founder and mentor of the superhero team, X-Men, had all sweet wishes from his fans.
Below are some of the wishes that his fans had for him at the comment section of his latest video.
“Have a lovely birthday and thank you for these sonnets!”
“Love you so much, Sir Patrick! Happiest of birthdays to you!”
” Happy birthday! A toast to your coffin. May it be built from the wood of a hundred year old oak tree that I shall plant tomorrow.”
” Happy Birthday! Thank you for bringing such joy to our lives in such a variety of ways, for decades. Literally decades! We love you!”
” Happy Birthday 🎂🎁. Thank you for brightening my day with your sonnet readings!”
” Happy early birthday! Today is mine! “
” Happy birthday! May you have 80 more!❤️”
” Happy Birthday, Sir Patrick! Listening from the Oregon coast and very grateful for your beautiful reading. Thank you!”
” Happy Birthday Captain! Many happy returns”
” Hope you have an incredible birthday 🎂🎉🎊”
” Happy happy birthday. Thankful for you and the hours of delight you have given the world since that birth date. I love your sonnet readings and they have comforted me during trying times. 🙏 With gratitude.”