If you can't get Captain Jean-Luc Picard, Gandalf isn't a terrible replacement.

In a romantic video that’s gone viral, director Brett Lotriet Best enlists the help of Sir Ian McKellen while proposing to his girlfriend, Shawwa… only because his first choice of Patrick Stewart was unavailable at the time.

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Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen make for the coolest bromance of all time. Although before that word was created, you might have just called it "friendship."

The British actors recently went on a sightseeing tour of NYC together and the resulting Twitter pics are, well, the awesomest you'll see all day for sure:

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Sir Ian McKellen has been diagnosed with prostate cancer.

The 73-year-old star of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit told the Daily Mirror (UK) he's been suffering from it for the last 6-7 YEARS, but has not had any treatment.

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