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New Line Boss: 'Jackson Will Never Make The Hobbit'

Head of film studio New Line BOB SHAYE insists THE LORD OF THE RINGS Oscar winner PETER JACKSON will never be allowed to direct THE HOBBIT while he is at the company. Jackson and his...

Jackson Hobbit Return On The Cards?

LATEST: THE LORD OF THE RINGS director PETER JACKSON has been assured he will film the movie adaptation of THE HOBBIT after all by legendary film producer SAUL ZAENTZ. There was uproar last week (ends24NOV06)...

Mckellen Optimistic Of Jackson Return

SIR IAN MCKELLEN is still hopeful the movie adaptation of THE HOBBIT will be brought to the big screen with PETER JACKSON at the helm, despite the director's ongoing dispute with bosses at New Line...

Wood Blasts New Line For Jackson Hobbit Snub

Actor ELIJAH WOOD has blasted New Line Cinema bosses for refusing to sign LORD OF THE RINGS director PETER JACKSON to take charge of THE HOBBIT. The New Zealand film-maker told fans recently that "MARK...

Mckellen Saddened By Jackson Hobbit Snub

THE LORD OF THE RINGS star SIR IAN MCKELLEN is considering his own involvement in THE HOBBIT, after discovering PETER JACKSON will not direct the upcoming movie adaptation of JRR TOLKIEN's classic book. In an...

Jackson 'I'm Not Making The Hobbit'

The LORD OF THE RINGS director PETER JACKSON has blasted the Hollywood bosses behind planned movie adaption of THE HOBBIT after they turned down his offer of directing the fantasy 'prequel'. The book, which takes...

Jackson To Make The Hobbit In Four Years Time

Director PETER JACKSON has warned fans of author JRR TOLKIEN it will be four years before he starts working on a big screen adaptation of classic novel THE HOBBIT. New Zealand movie-maker Jackson -...

Hobbits Plan A Return For The Hobbit

The stars of LORD OF THE RINGS have given director PETER JACKSON a promise they'll return for THE HOBBIT if the New Zealand director decides to complete the JRR TOLKIEN saga - even though their...

Tolkien's Home Added To Heritage List

The Oxford, England, home where JRR TOLKIEN wrote THE HOBBIT and LORD OF THE RINGS is to feature on a new British historical building list. The eight bedroom Northmoor Road house was home to...

John Goodman's Road Trip

Former ROSEANNE star JOHN GOODMAN hit the open road in America this summer (04) so he could pick up his TV career in Hollywood with a trip from New Orleans, Louisiana. The chubby star...

Elijah Wood Rules Himself Out Of The Hobbit

ELIJAH WOOD can't wait for THE LORD OF THE RINGS prequel THE HOBBIT to hit the big screen - despite vowing he won't star in it. After the runaway success of PETER JACKSON's fantasy...

Mckellen's Hobbit Ambitions

LORD OF THE RINGS actor SIR IAN McKELLEN is hoping to reprise his role as wise wizard GANDALF in the film's prequel THE HOBBIT. According to industry insiders, it's only a matter of time...

Jackson Keen For The Hobbit

Movie maker PETER JACKSON is pressing ahead with plans for a big screen version of LORD OF THE RINGS prequel THE HOBBIT. Hollywood studios NEW LINE are reportedly in talks to buy the film...

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