Man alive, my funny bone hurts after watching this.
Willie Nelson turns the big eight ohh (that's 80 just in case you didn't understand that whole eight ohh bit) on Tuesday and to celebrate he decided to head to Conan to try out for the part of Gandalf in the upcoming Hobbit 2 movie.
Do I even need to mention that it's a stoned Gandalf?
Yeah, didn't think so.
Oh, and Gandalf responded to Willie's audition!
Ian McKellen (Gandalf in the Hobbit/Lord of the Rings movies) tweeted Willie...Read Full Story
The stars of The Hobbit have taken part in a promotional visit for Tourism New Zealand speaking about why they love the country where the JRR Tolkein movies are filmed.
The short film, which will appear on the DVD as an extra, features New Zealand director Peter Jackson as well as British stars Sir Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage and James Nesbitt, discussing their experiences filming on location and love of the country’s dramatic landscape.
In the...Read Full Story
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Puerto Rican government supports overturn of ban on gay adoption: "Puerto Rico's Supreme Court narrowly voted in February to uphold an island law banning adoptions by same-sex parents...Island Attorney General Margarita Mercado has now filed a motion in support of reconsideration. Mercado said the...Read Full Story
Sir Ian McKellen has played Gandalf and Magneto on the big screen, he’s lit up Britain’s stage, he’s even been knighted– but can he headline a studio sitcom? Of course, he can. He’s Ian McKellen! The venerable film and stage actor is set to star alongside Derek Jacobi (Gladiator, The King’s Speech) in ITV’s upcoming [...] Source: TV EqualsRead Full ArticleRead Full Story
British actors Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi star in a new sitcom from British network ITV premiering this month. The sitcom is called Vicious and the actors play a bickering gay couple who have been together for 48 years, according to the Hollywood Reporter:
“It's strictly coincidence that this issue is happening in the world,” says Gary Janetti, the U.S. writer who created Vicious. “But I think whenever the issue of gay marriage comes up the first couples that get married are these people...Read Full Story
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Ian McKellen news, related photos and videos, and reviews of Ian McKellen performances. According to Wikipedia: Sir Ian Murray McKellen CBE, is a veteran English stage and screen actor, the recipient of a Tony Award and two Oscar nominations. McKellen is perhaps best known to moviegoers in recent years for his roles as Gandalf in the Lord of the...more
Ian McKellen news, related photos and videos, and reviews of Ian McKellen performances. According to Wikipedia: Sir Ian Murray McKellen CBE, is a veteran English stage and screen actor, the recipient of a Tony Award and two Oscar nominations. McKellen is perhaps best known to moviegoers in recent years for his roles as Gandalf in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy and as Magneto in the X-Men trilogy. His work has spanned genres from serious Shakespearean and modern theatre to popular fantasy and science fiction. He was made a CBE in 1979 and knighted in 1991 for his outstanding work and contributions to the theatre.