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Peter Jackson Visited By Prime Minister On Hobbit Set

28th October 2011

Peter Jackson received a visit from New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key on the set of The Hobbit movie on...

Orlando Bloom: 'Lord Of The Rings Is In My Veins'

5th October 2011

Orlando Bloom feels like 'Lord of the Rings' is in his blood. The British actor portrayed the role of elf...

Evangeline Lilly Worried Hobbit Role

21st September 2011

The former 'Lost' actress plays elf character Tauriel – who has been created for the film and is not a...

Jackson & Walsh Committed To Keep Funding Murder Investigation

24th August 2011

Lord Of The Rings director Peter Jackson will continue to fund an independent investigation surrounding the 1993 deaths of three...

Peter Jackson 'Restrained' On Tintin

2nd August 2011

Peter Jackson had to restrain himself from "going crazy" in post-production for 'The Adventures of Tintin'.The moviemaker acts as producer...

Saoirse Ronan Disappointed To Miss Hobbit

25th July 2011

Saoirse Ronan is "really disappointed" she couldn't appear in 'The Hobbit'.The 17-year-old actress initially jumped at the chance to work...

Peter Jackson A Big Surprise At Comic-con

22nd July 2011

Moviemaker Peter Jackson received a standing ovation at Comic-Con in San Diego, California on Friday (22Jul11) during a packed preview...

Peter Jackson Snubs The Hobbit Comic-con Presentation

21st July 2011

Peter Jackson has disappointed film fans by turning down the chance to talk about The Hobbit at Comic-Con later this...

Peter Jackson Has Turned Original Hobbit Home Into A Guest House

26th June 2011

Moviemaker Peter Jackson has had to recreate hobbit Bilbo Baggins' home on the set of the Lord Of The Rings...

Elijah Wood Smokes 'Too Many' Cigarettes

23rd June 2011

Elijah Wood, the American actor best known for his role in the 'Lord of the Rings' movies, admits he smokes...

Evangeline Lilly And Benedict Cumberbatch Cast In 'The Hobbit'

20th June 2011

Evangeline Lilly, the Canadian actress best known for her role on Hbo's 'Lost', has joined the cast of Peter Jackson's...

Humphries Lands The Hobbit Role

20th June 2011

Dame Edna Everage is the latest addition to The Hobbit cast - Australian comedian Barry Humphries has signed up to...

Evangeline Lilly Joins The Hobbit

20th June 2011

Evangeline Lilly has joined the cast of 'The Hobbit' movies.The former 'Lost' actress has signed on to play a new...

The Lovely Bones Receives Most Complaints In U.k.

14th June 2011

Peter Jackson's drama The Lovely Bones has received an unwanted accolade - it was the most complained about movie in...

Fascinating Fact 11529

31st May 2011

The titles of Peter Jackson's highly-anticipated and delayed Hobbit movies have been announced - the two films will be called...

The Hobbit Movies Given Official Titles

31st May 2011

'The Hobbit' movies have officially been titled. The first film - which is currently being shot by director Sir Peter...

The Things They Say 21800

30th May 2011

"Ten years ago, Orlando Bloom created an iconic character with his portrayal of Legolas. I'm excited to announce... that we'll...

Orlando Bloom To Star In 'The Hobbit'

28th May 2011

Orlando Bloom is set to appear in Peter Jackson's depiction of 'The Hobbit'. Orlando Bloom will reprise his role of...

Orlando Bloom To Star In The Hobbit

27th May 2011

Orlando Bloom will star in 'The Hobbit'.The British actor will reprise his role as elf Legolas for director Peter Jackson's...

Tintin Trailer Wows Fans With Motion Capture Technology

17th May 2011

TINTIN, the highly anticipated new movie by Steven Spielberg is set for release on 26th December 2011, and the film's...

Fascinating Fact 11368

1st May 2011

Director Peter Jackson has confirmed New Zealand actor Dean O'Gorman will replace Rob Kazinsky in The Hobbit. Kazinsky recently quit...

Ian Holm Confirmed For 'The Hobbit'

26th April 2011

Sir Ian Holm is to reprise his role as Bilbo Baggins in 'The Hobbit'.The 79-year-old actor has been confirmed to...

Kazinsky Quits The Hobbit

25th April 2011

Director Peter Jackson is scrambling to recast a role in upcoming movie The Hobbit after British actor Robert Kazinsky quit...

Theater Owners Gain Backing From Directors In Vod Fight

21st April 2011

The National Association of Theatre Owners has mustered an impressive list of movie directors and producers to back the exhibitors'...

Jackson Takes Fans Behind The Scenes Of The Hobbit

15th April 2011

Peter Jackson has given Lord Of The Rings fans a new glimpse of Middle Earth by releasing a behind-the-scenes video...

Serkis Lands Directing Job On The Hobbit

7th April 2011

British actor Andy Serkis has been handed a huge honour on the set of the Lord Of The Rings prequel,...

The Things They Say 21069

4th April 2011

"No, I'm not actually attached. I'm not confirmed. But they are introducing new characters. I know that... I think I...

Saoirse Ronan For The Hobbit?

28th March 2011

Saoirse Ronan is "hopeful" she may have a part in 'The Hobbit'. The Irish actress has previously worked with the...

Cate Blanchett Not Seen Hobbit Script

28th March 2011

Cate Blanchett has not yet read a script for 'The Hobbit'. The Australian actress has signed up to appear as...

Liv Tyler Disappointed About Hobbit Return

22nd March 2011

Liv Tyler is disappointed she wasn't approached to take part in 'The Hobbit'. While the actress plays elf princess in...