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In TA 2941, Ferny was hired by Azog, along with the Squint to assassinate Thorin II Oakenshield and found him in Bree at the Prancing Pony but failed to kill him due to the appearance of Gandalf and later left the inn by the time of his warning to Thorin about someone planning to murder him.
Portrayal in adaptations
- The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (first appearance)