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More ‘Hobbit’ Extras Needed

More ‘Hobbit’ Extras Needed

Recently, advertisements have been appearing in the South Canterbury and Otago region newpapers, calling for roughly 200 extras to play elves and townspeople in Peter Jackson’s film adaptation of The Hobbit. The film’s production company, […]

Want to Play an Elf in ‘The Hobbit’?

Want to Play an Elf in ‘The Hobbit’?

The ‘Hobbit’ films’ production company, 3 Foot 7 LTD, is currently looking for people to play Elves in the upcoming films, for which filming will resume in Wellington in September. “We are currently looking for […]

Thorin Oakenshield and Orcrist Revealed!

Thorin Oakenshield and Orcrist Revealed!

At long last, the highly anticipated ‘first look’ at Thorin Oakenshield has been released by TheOneRing.net, thus concluding our preview of the Company of Dwarves. With their photo, TORN has also released this bio on […]

‘The Hobbit’ Dwarves Balin and Dwalin Revealed Today

‘The Hobbit’ Dwarves Balin and Dwalin Revealed Today

This time around we are introduced to Balin (Ken Stott) and Dwalin (Graham McTavish), thanks to TIME. With these two revealed we now have only one left to go, Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage). What’s you take? […]

Next Photo of Dwarves Hits the Web: Bombur, Bofur, and Bifur

Next Photo of Dwarves Hits the Web: Bombur, Bofur, and Bifur

In this photo released by IGN we meet Bombur (Stephen Hunter), Bofur (James Nesbitt), and Bifur (William Kircher) and I have to say, the moment I saw it I burst into laughter. You definitely get […]

Next Up: Fili and Kili

Next Up: Fili and Kili

Now that we’ve already seen the first photos of Dori, Ori, Nori, Oin, and Gloin, the next Dwarves on our list are Fili and Kili, played by Dean O’Gorman and Aidan Turner, respectively. The photo […]

Peter Jackson Releases First Image of ‘The Hobbit’ Dwarves

Peter Jackson Releases First Image of ‘The Hobbit’ Dwarves

Here’s your first look at what The Hobbit Dwarves will look like showcasing the three Dwarf brothers (left to right):  Nori (Jed Brophy), Ori (Adam Brown), and Dori (Mark Hadlow). Photo taken by James Fisher Being that there […]

The Hobbit’s Richard Armitage Talks Dwarves, Armor, and Humor

The Hobbit’s Richard Armitage Talks Dwarves, Armor, and Humor

Total Film Magazine had a chance to sit down with Richard Armitage and discuss his current film, The Hobbit. Armitage is playing the Dwarf King, Thorin Oakenshield, who intends to lead of a group of […]

Elijah Wood: First ‘Hobbit’ Script is ‘Incredible’

Elijah Wood: First ‘Hobbit’ Script is ‘Incredible’

Returning to New Zealand this fall to film his scenes for The Hobbit is Elijah Wood, who currently stars in FX’s new series ‘Wilfred.’ The first script, says Wood, is “incredible. It definitely expounds upon […]

Freeman has Perfect Hobbit Gait, McKellen’s Gandalf ‘Iconic’

Freeman has Perfect Hobbit Gait, McKellen’s Gandalf ‘Iconic’

 In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, Peter Jackson, director of the highly anticipated two-part film adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit, expressed his approval over the casting of Martin Freeman, who will play the […]