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"That should have started in April but they didn't contact me about a contract until a few weeks ago and we're in negotiation... I've read the script, or as much as had been written, they...

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"The Hobbit, two films, start shooting in New Zealand in June. Filming will take over a year. Casting in Los Angeles, New York City and London has started. The first draft (of the script) is...

Wood Wants Mcavoy As Hobbit

LORD OF THE RINGS star ELIJAH WOOD wants movie bosses to cast JAMES MCAVOY in the upcoming prequel - because the Scottish actor would be "fantastic" as THE HOBBIT.Wood played Frodo Baggins in the fantasy...

Bloom Wants Hobbit Role

ORLANDO BLOOM is desperate to reprise his role as an elf-prince in upcoming LORD OF THE RINGS prequel THE HOBBIT - he's already asked PETER JACKSON for a part in the new movie.The British actor...

Keating Auditions For The Hobbit

Irish singer RONAN KEATING is hoping to launch an acting career - he's planning a move to Hollywood after auditioning for a part in THE HOBBIT: PART 1.The Boyzone star is hoping to relocate to...

Maguire Shoots Down Hobbit Rumours

TOBEY MAGUIRE is baffled by reports he's set to play the lead role in upcoming movie THE HOBBIT - because he hasn't been approached to discuss the part.The Spider-Man star has become the latest Hollywood...

Waits 'Set For Hobbit Role'

Veteran rocker TOM WAITS has received an unusual 60th birthday gift - he is reportedly lined up for a role in the movie version of THE HOBBIT.The Downtown Train singer celebrates the milestone on Monday...

Mckellen Enjoys Career Break

SIR IAN MCKELLEN is enjoying a relaxing holiday before throwing himself into filming THE HOBBIT - because it's the first time he's taken a break in his entire career.The veteran actor celebrated his 70th birthday...

Jackson: 'The Hobbit Prequels Are Not A Done Deal'

Filmmaker PETER JACKSON has warned LORD OF THE RINGS fans not to get too excited about THE HOBBIT prequels - because they have yet to receive the go-ahead from movie studio executives.Jackson has signed on...

Hobbits To Return For Prequel

LORD OF THE RINGS star DOMINIC MONAGHAN is convinced he will be returning to the magical franchise for upcoming prequel THE HOBBIT along with co-stars ELIJAH WOOD, SEAN ASTIN and BILLY BOYD. The actors played...

The Hobbit Pushed Back To 2012

LORD OF THE RINGS fans will have to wait another four years to get their next big screen fix of the franchise - its prequel THE HOBBIT has been postponed until 2012. Earlier this year...

Jackson And Del Toro To Write The Hobbit

LORD OF THE RINGS filmmakers PETER JACKSON and GUILLERMO DEL TORO have called off their search for a writer to pen franchise prequel THE HOBBIT - after deciding they are best suited for the task....

Del Toro Refuses To Copy Jackson

GUILLERMO DEL TORO has promised LORD OF THE RINGS fans his franchise prequel THE HOBBIT will be very different from his directing predecessor PETER JACKSON. Jackson directed the three original films, but has given up...

Mcavoy Denies Hobbit Role

Scottish actor JAMES MCAVOY has denied reports he is to take the lead role in the new movie version of LORD OF THE RINGS prequel THE HOBBIT. J.R.R. Tolkien's novel is set to be turned...

Mcavoy Tipped For Hobbit Role

Scottish actor JAMES MCAVOY has been tipped to take the lead role in the new movie version of LORD OF THE RINGS prequel THE HOBBIT. J.R.R. Tolkien's novel is set to be turned into a...

Tolkien's Son Tries To Block Hobbit Movie

LORD OF THE RINGS author J.R.R. TOLKIEN's son is desperately trying to stop a new movie version of his father's novel THE HOBBIT. Christopher Tolkien wants the two-film adaptation blocked until his family are paid...

Mckellen Confirms Gandalf Role

Legendary actor SIR IAN MCKELLEN has confirmed he will revive his famed role as wizard GANDALF in the movie adaptations of J.R.R. TOLKIEN's novel THE HOBBIT. MCKellen, who has appeared as Gandalf in all three...

Del Toro Vows To Follow Jackson's Lord Of The Rings Example

GUILLERMO DEL TORO has promised LORD OF THE RINGS fans he will stay true to fellow director PETER JACKSON's original vision when he takes charge of the franchise's prequel THE HOBBIT. Jackson directed all three...

Del Toro Moves To New Zealand To Direct The Hobbit

Mexican moviemaker GUILLERMO DEL TORO is emigrating to New Zealand to direct upcoming movie THE HOBBIT and its sequel. The director, 43, will spend four years in the country with executive producer Peter Jackson to...

Mckellen Fears Hobbit Snub

LORD OF THE RINGS star SIR IAN MCKELLEN fears he may not be signed up to reprise his role as GANDALF in the franchise's forthcoming prequel THE HOBBIT. The British actor played the wizard in...

Mckellen Is Desperate To Land Gandalf Role

Legendary actor SIR IAN MCKELLEN is poised to revive his role as wizard GANDALF in the movie adaptations of J.R.R. TOLKIEN's novel THE HOBBIT - insisting he's the obvious candidate for the job. MCKellen, who...

Jackson On Board For New Hobbit Films

Filmmaker PETER JACKSON has signed on to produce two movies based on author J.R.R. TOLKIEN's THE HOBBIT, after resolving his legal feud with studio bosses over unpaid royalties. Jackson has been involved in a long...

Mckellen Eyes Hobbit Role

SIR IAN MCKELLEN would be "disappointed" if he could not reprise his role as wizard GANDALF in the movie adaptation of JRR TOLKIEN's novel THE HOBBIT. MCKellen, who has appeared in the role in each...

Tolkien's Nephew Praises Progress In Hobbit Legal Row

LATEST: The nephew of legendary LORD OF THE RINGS author J.R.R. TOLKIEN is pleased the legal fight which may prevent PETER JACKSON directing THE HOBBIT will soon be resolved. Jackson had been touted to take...

Shaye Want Jackson Involved In Lord Of The Rings Prequel

LATEST: LORD OF THE RINGS executive producer BOB SHAYE insists director PETER JACKSON will be involved in THE HOBBIT. The pair famously fell out over the profits of the fantasy trilogy, but Shaye believes the...

Spider-man Director Raimi Considers The Hobbit

SPIDER-MAN 4 is beginning to look a little shaky - director SAM RAIMI is looking to tackle literary epic THE HOBBIT. The moviemaker, who is the brains behind all three Spider-Man movies, has revealed he's...

Tolkien Estate Clamps Down On Illegal Book Posters

A website has been ordered to reveal the names of internet users who illegally posted J.R.R. TOLKIEN's novels online. The LORD OF THE RINGS author's estate took site eSnips to court after copies of the...

Jackson Hits Back At New Line Boss

LATEST: Oscar winner PETER JACKSON has hit back at New Line boss BOB SHAYE, blaming the studio's lack of co-operation as the reason he has filled a lawsuit against them. Jackson and his production company,...

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)...

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Get Your First Look At Jared Leto As The 'Suicide Squad's' Joker

Director David Ayer has shared the first official image of Leto as the DC villain.

Lady Gaga Receive Contemporary Icon Award Songwriters Hall Fame

Lady Gaga will be honoured by the Songwriters Hall of Fame when she receives their Contemporary Icon Award in a ceremony on 19th June.

Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside: An Album by Earl Sweatshirt Album Review

Earl Sweatshirt sounds comfortable and mature on 'I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside', and his raw style with a high energy sounds at home over...

Johnny Depp Shows Off Acting Talent In Monstrous 'Black Mass' Trailer [Pictures]

For anyone overtaken by Johnny Depp's recent filmography, the trailer for 'Black Mass' can serve as a great reminder that he is a phenomenal actor.

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Bruce Jenner Interview: What We Learned From Former Olympian's Diane Sawyer Special

After months of intrigue and speculation Bruce Jenner’s two hour sit-down with Diane Sawyer aired on ABC Friday night.

Steven Moffat Talks 'Doctor Who' Movie: "There's Money To Be Made But That's Not The Point"

The showrunner has spoken out after leaked Sony emails revealed talk of a ‘Doctor Who’ movie.

Is Tom Cruise Ready To Face The Music In Disney's 'Bob The Musical'?

The ‘Mission: Impossible-Rogue Nation’ star is reportedly being eyed for the long in development project.

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