EXCLUSIVE: The Hobbit 2 tackles homophobia.
In leaked scenes from the upcoming movie, Gandalf the Grey confronts the evil Lord Pedinoris, a powerful creature born with one foot inside his mouth.
Pedinoris – disguised as New Zealand Prime Minister John Key – enrages the wizard by insisting the word ‘gay’ means ‘weird’.
Gandalf – channeling Sir Ian McKellen – thunders from the summit, “You shall not pass!
Careless words damage lives!”
But the Lord forges forward, brandishing a tablet known as the Oxford Dictionary: “It is in common use,” he says, trying to untangle his tongue from his toes. “I don’t think too many people would be ...