Ian worked for several seasons at the Glasgow Citizens Theatre before undertaking the 3-year Acting course at RADA. After graduating, Ian worked on stage including both the West End and Broadway. Ian has also worked extensively in film, television and radio.
Ian co-founded the Actors Screen Collective in 2009. A major focus of the group is to reinvigorate the creative relationships between all the people involved in bringing film to life.
In 2005 Ian began teaching and directing. He currently teaches on the Foundation Course at RADA, and teaches and directs at other drama schools in London.