WATCH: Sir Ian McKellen Planning A Sequel To “The Hobbit,” “Gandalf The Gay”

As part of his week dedicated to The Hobbit, Stephen Colbert invited Sir Ian McKellen onto his show, where the esteemed actor and gay rights advocate detailed some plans of his own:

“You know we’re making a sequel in Middle Earth.  It’s going to star Gandalf the Gay,” McKellen joked. “And you get to find out who is his favorite dwarf.”

And gay fanboys everywhere rejoiced.

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  • Dakotahgeo

    LOLOL… fantastic! Gandalf being one of my favorite actors in the first place. Good going, Sir Ian!

  • Wilberforce

    All right Mr. Know-it-all Colbert. The Gandalf quote is:
    ‘Olorin I was in my youth, in the West that is forgotten.’

  • GayBacon

    I’m geeking out and going as Gandalf to the movies. lol

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