Articles written by: Alice Greenleaf

Staff Reporter of Middle-earth News. Alice discovered Tolkien’s world when she was 12 years old and watched The Fellowship of the Ring for the first time. It was love at the first sight. When not at her desk looking for something Middle-earth related or studying, you'll probably find her whispering spells, just to be prepared when she'll receive her Hogwarts Acceptance Letter.

This Week in Middle-earth

This Week in Middle-earth

June, 2941 [The Hobbit] The Company was hosted by Elrond at his home Rivendell Their clothes were mended as well as their bruises, their tempers and their hopes. Their bags were filled with food and […]

Orlando Bloom Completes Filming On The Hobbit

Peter Jackson has just posted a funny update as a goodbye to Orlando Bloom (Legolas), whom, after Ian McKellen (Gandalf) and Evangeline Lilly (Tauriel), has completed filming on The Hobbit: “A day after saying goodbye […]

Sir Peter Jackson Named On Forbes Celebrities List

Sir Peter Jackson Named On Forbes Celebrities List

New Zealand movie maker, Peter Jackson, has cracked Forbes’ list of the “World’s Most Powerful Celebrities” for the first time. Jackson, 51, and “father” of The Lord of the Rings film trilogy, is now in […]

Frodo Won’t Appear in The Hobbit Sequels

Frodo Won’t Appear in The Hobbit Sequels

We were lucky enough to see Elijah Wood in the opening sequence of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. We saw a still-carefree young Frodo living with his beloved Bilbo, who went, book in a hand, […]

This Week in Middle-earth

This Week in Middle-earth

June, 2941 [The Hobbit] The Company was hosted by Elrond at his home Rivendell His house was perfect, whether you liked food, or sleep, or work, or story-telling, or singing, or just sitting and thinking […]

Elijah Wood Answers Questions From Fans

Elijah Wood Answers Questions From Fans

Actor Elijah Wood, who played Frodo Baggins in Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings trilogy, left a message on his Facebook page yesterday inviting his fans to ask him questions on the website Reddit. […]

This Week in Middle-earth

This Week in Middle-earth

14th June, 3019 [The Lord of the Rings] The sons of Elrond meet the escort and bring Arwen to Edoras (during the days after the fall of Sauron)   16th June, 3019 [The Lord of […]

This Week in Middle-earth

This Week in Middle-earth

4th June, 2941 [The Hobbit] The company fords the Bruinen and arrives in Rivendell “You are come to the very edge of the Wild, as some of you may know. Hidden somewhere ahead of us […]

Dean O’Gorman Has Joined Facebook

Dean O’Gorman Has Joined Facebook

Dean O’Gorman, who plays Fili the Dwarf in The Hobbit movie, has joined Facebook. After his colleagues Graham McTavish (Dwalin), Jed Brophy (Nori), William Kircher (Bifur), Ian McKellen (Gandalf) and Peter Jackson, Dean O’Gorman opened his personal Facebook […]

This Week in Middle-earth

This Week in Middle-earth

29th/30th May, 2941 [The Hobbit] Gandalf keeps the trolls arguing until dawn It was just then that Gandalf came back. But no one saw him. The trolls had just decided to roast the dwarves now […]