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CalMeacham
03-27-2015, 08:13 AM
He claims he was on a short list of candidates, but turned it down:

http://www.cinemablend.com/new/Why-Christopher-Plummer-Turned-Down-Role-Gandalf-Lord-Rings-70535.html


I think it's really because he didn't want to listen to Aragorn and Arwen singing "I am 88, you are 2700" while dancing through Rivendell.

gnoitall
03-27-2015, 09:24 AM
He claims he was on a short list of candidates, but turned it down:

http://www.cinemablend.com/new/Why-Christopher-Plummer-Turned-Down-Role-Gandalf-Lord-Rings-70535.html


I think it's really because he didn't want to listen to Aragorn and Arwen singing "I am 88, you are 2700" while dancing through Rivendell."You have not experienced Tolkein until you have read him in the original Klingon." :D

Hypno-Toad
03-27-2015, 01:49 PM
"Gandalf, You got balls as big as church bells."

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