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    I Just Really Like These Pictures Of Sir Ian McKellen Getting The Coronavirus Vaccine

    He gives it a solid thumbs-up.

    Some good news.

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    Sir Ian McKellen is on the path to coronavirus immunity.

    Ian with a sassy leg
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    Yes, we can all breathe a semi–sigh of relief.

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    The 81-year-old has gotten his first round of the coronavirus vaccine.

    sir ian getting a shot in a rainbow scarf
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    He gives it a thumbs-up.

    sir ian giving a thumbs up sign
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    "It's a very special day, I feel euphoric. I would have no hesitation in recommending it to anyone. I feel very lucky to have had the vaccine," he said.

    “It’s a very special day, I feel euphoric. I would have no hesitation in recommending it to anyone. I feel very lucky to have had the vaccine.” It’s a thumbs up from Sir @IanMckellen who received the first dose of his #CovidVaccine today 👍 https://t.co/W6JtOiwciR

    "I really hope that, as more people get vaccinated, we will move further along the path back to a more normal way of life," he continued.

    'I really hope that, as more people get vaccinated, we will move further along the path back to a more normal way of life.' Sir @IanMcKellen joins the thousands of people who have now safely received the first dose of the #CovidVaccine. https://t.co/1e3nCAUFcB

    So yeah, there's someone I don't really need to worry about anymore!

    I feel very lucky to have had the vaccine. I would have no hesitation in recommending it to anyone. https://t.co/gBLRR0OeJc

    Now get to Betty.

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