10/03/2014 06:41 GMT | Updated 10/03/2014 07:59 GMT

Billy Connolly Is Not A Hobbit Fan (VIDEO)

National treasure (TM) Billy Connolly may be playing a dwarf in the next Hobbit movie - but he's not a fan of Tolkein's work, as he revealed on Conan O'Brien's show.

Click play to see what he really thinks about the Hobbit books - and, rather more seriously, to hear him talk about his Parkinson's diagnosis and treatment.