"It looks much more lifelike, and it is much easier to watch, especially in 3-D."
"When Peter asked me. There was this email out of the blue. It was a fantastic surprise."
"Wellington, NZ, March 21, 2011—Production has commenced in Wellington, New Zealand, on “The Hobbit,” filmmaker Peter Jackson’s two film adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s widely read masterpiece. "
Peter Jackson (and his marketing team) have just launched a new profile on Facebook, starting with 2 pictures of him on the Hobbiton set.
It's sparse, but a promising start to some on-set info.
With the film set to go in front of cameras on Monday, we're all hoping we'll really start seeing some more news on the film coming down the pike on a more regular basis.
The cast is coming together for the filming that will commence come March 21st!
Never late, never early, a wizard arrives precisely when he means to... and Ian McKellen has finally arrived in New Zealand!
"I'm not [worried about the curse]. There are some bits of bad luck to do with it, I guess, that are almost comical, I suppose."
Are you tall and slender? Between the ages of 17 and 40? Live in New Zealand? And speak Quenya? Your dream job might just be waiting....
Maori refuse to let Jackson film on sacred mountains again.
Bilbo and the 13 dwarves involed in the film discuss their reactions to being involved in The Hobbit.
A perforated ulcer has sidelined The Hobbit's director for a few weeks.
Ian McKellen has detailed the incredibly tortured timeline of his involvement in The Hobbit, and how his misgivings about it actually being made forced him to consider not participating in it.
Add one more LOTR alum to the cast list of The Hobbit.