Gandalf, the dwarves and Bilbo team up for the first time during rehearsals in New Zealand; filming in 3D; the relationship between Tolkien’s books and Peter Jackson’s movies; the possible return of Legolas.
- Ian McKellen says they’re rehearsing, having a great time:
- 3-D cameras to be used:
- Interview with Simon Tolkien (JRR’s grandson), shares some thoughts about films: http://tribune.com.pk/story/133441/diamonds-and-tolkiens-grandson/
- Orlando Bloom, in or out?
- English translation of Spanish interview: http://community.livejournal.com/bestorlando/258326.html
- Sylvester McCoy interview: http://www.shadowlocked.com/201103111597/news/sylvester-mccoy-talks-the-hobbit-and-doctor-who-projects.html
- LOTR trilogy on blu-ray: The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy (Extended Edition + Digital Copy) [Blu-ray]
- “Walking with Tolkien (and other novelists)” on Salon.com: http://www.salon.com/life/feature/2011/03/13/trazzler_slide_show_settings_for_novels/slideshow.html
- Hall of fire chats at TORN: http://www.theonering.net/torwp/2011/03/06/42585-hall-of-fire-chats-return-with-the-hobbit/
- Ian McKellen says he’s seen test 3-D shots of Martin Freeman, other stuff:
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