Sir Ian Mckellen during a Q&A for the film 'Mr Holmes' at the 65th Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin, Germany on Feb. 8, 2015.
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July 16, 2015 12:26 PM EDT

Whether it’s chocolate and peanut butter or pizza and pigs in a blanket, there’s nothing like when your two favorite things come together to create something somehow larger than its constituent parts. Add to the list Sir Ian McKellen reciting the lyrics to Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood.”

The folks at Yahoo have made our dream come true—a dream we didn’t even know that we had—with this video of the esteemed actor and British knight pouring his incomparable talent to imbue Swift’s lyrics with a dark passion, declaring that his “mad love” is now “bad blood.” Chilling, indeed. He topped off that Oscar worthy performance by reciting the lyrics to Marc Ronson’s and Bruno Mars’s “Uptown Funk,” and makes it clear that he is going to” uptown funk you up. ”

For those of who spend our lives on the internet there may be no greater moment.

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