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Gandalf to officiate at Captain Picard's wedding

Nerd bells are ringing. Ian McKellen's latest geek dream role will be as officiant at buddy Patrick Stewart's wedding.

By March 19, 2013

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Kitten cosplay: 'Star Wars,' 'Doctor Who,' 'Game of Thrones'

Wendy McKee wanted people to adopt her kittens, so she dressed them up as Princess Leia, the Doctor, Frodo, Gandalf, and Jon Snow to make geeky human hearts go pitter-patter.

By August 1, 2014

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'The Hobbit': The most-pirated movie of 2013

Fans of Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf, and the Dwarves of Erebor download the film a whopping 8.4 million times making it No. 1 in the top 10 most pirated movies list.

By January 2, 2014

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Lego Lord of the Rings sets astound in hands-on video

Check out our hands-on video of seven new-to-the-UK Lego Lord of the Rings sets, complete with Lego Gandalf.

By July 5, 2012

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Lego 'Lord of the Rings' sets astound in hands-on video

Check out CNET UK's closeup look at seven new-to-the-U.K. Lego "Lord of the Rings" sets, complete with Lego Gandalf.

By July 5, 2012

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'The Hobbit': No longer stunted, the films grow into a trilogy

Peter Jackson takes to Facebook to announce that viewers will get more of Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf, and the Dwarves of Erebor than they'd previously bargained on.

By July 30, 2012

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'Hobbit' trailer shows a Middle-earth gearing up for battle

Debuting at Comic-Con, the new trailer for "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" shows orcs, dwarves, elves, humans, and of course the dragon getting ready for a grand conflict.

By July 28, 2014

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Ian McKellen helps with 'Star Trek' fan marriage proposal

When Sir Patrick Stewart couldn't be found to help director Brett Lotriet Best pop the question to his boyfriend, a fan of Captain Picard, Stewart's pal Sir Ian McKellen stepped in.

By August 12, 2014

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Ep. 1088: Where we get the short end of the shtick

Where was Gandalf at last night's Macy's 4th of July fireworks show last night? Jeff lets off steam about the lack of advancements in pyrotechnics, but at least we weren't in San Diego! Also on today's show: Dummy interns Tweet-talking coworkers, demographics on social networks, and fan-made 404 shirt show-and-tell!

By July 5, 2012

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The 404 1,088: Where we get the short end of the shtick (podcast)

Where was Gandalf at last night's Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show last night? Jeff lets off steam about the lack of advancements in pyrotechnics, but at least we weren't in San Diego! Also on today's show: Dummy interns tweet-talking coworkers, demographics on social networks, and fan-made 404 shirt show-and-tell!

By July 5, 2012