Blog | 1 April 2011 | Spoiler Alert!

Today's news.

It's now been suggested that the wizard's wig and beard look too scarily hairy. An aside from me has been noted and so Gandalf in The Hobbit is now going to be bald as Patrick Stewart. So much for the wig. Whether the beard is also to be cut, is not yet revealed.

— Ian McKellen, Wellington, NZ  1 April 2011

Next

Ian McKellen's Hobbit Blog

Photos: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Photos: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

The Hobbit

The Lord of the Rings

More Blogs by Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen's Home Page

Bookmark and Share