I don't recall Col. Sanders being in Tolkien's books.
‘The Hobbit’ Finally Gets Around To Casting Billy Connolly
Thursday, February 9 by

Refusing to cut his hair has paid off.

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‘The Hobbit’ Confirms Additional Titles, Because ‘The Hobbit’ Isn’t Enough
Monday, May 30 by

And no, one of them is not ‘The Squeakquel”