Sadly Sir Ian didn’t bring his sword with him.
So, how ’bout those Hobbit movies? They’ve been, uh, okay, but not terribly memorable. Well, unless you happened to be at the midnight screening at the AMC Lincoln Square theatres last week when Gandalf himself decided to crash the party.
Yup, Ian McKellen decided to surprise some lucky nerds and show up at the NYC premier of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. Fans managed to catch the appearance and his short speech on camera, which you can check out below…
Hey now Gandalf, you can’t go and mention your homie forever Patrick Stewart and then not have him show up.
What a tease.