Re: LOTR Trilogy (extended version) on Blu-ray 8/2012
Mr Light wrote:
I prefer nice Gandalf the Grey (Hobbit, FOTR) to hard-ass warrior Gandalf the White.
The actor agrees with you. One of the things I heard him say in interviews repeatedly was that the Grey was much more fun to play. The White was "a stick in the mud."
Invited to play the Grey for three more movies, I'm sure he jumped at the chance.
"Sorry. Wrong movie, buddy."