January 28, 2011 4:00am EST
Actress SAOIRSE RONAN is reteaming with her THE LOVELY BONES director PETER JACKSON to shoot the LORD OF THE RINGS prequel THE HOBBIT. The Oscar-nominated teenager will join Sir Ian McKellen, Cate Blanchett and Elijah Wood in the two films, which are currently in pre-production in New Zealand.
January 13, 2011 6:15am EST
Sir Ian Mckellen considered turning down his part in The Hobbit after beginning to question whether he wanted to make such a huge movie commitment at the age of 71.
January 12, 2011 4:00am EST
Sir Ian Mckellen has confirmed he's set for a return to Middle Earth for the Lord Of The Rings prequels by tweeting the casting news to fans.
January 11, 2011 9:25am EST
Super happy dance time.
January 09, 2011 1:15pm EST
Elijah Wood is returning to Middle Earth - the actor has signed on to star in the Lord Of The Rings prequel The Hobbit.
January 06, 2011 12:35pm EST
And that's still all we really know about the film.
December 16, 2010 4:00am EST
Dame Judi Dench has been hailed as the greatest stage star of all time - ahead of theatre legends Laurence Olivier and Sir Ian Mckellen.
November 30, 2010 9:34am EST
She also volunteered Tom Hanks' and Natalie Portman's involvement.
November 24, 2010 5:25am EST
Michael Mann's early fantasy film 'The Keep' is now on Netflix instant streaming.
November 03, 2010 11:15am EST
Fans of superhero franchise X-Men are set for disappointment - Hugh Jackman will not be making a cameo appearance as his Wolverine character in an upcoming prequel.