CoE News; Perrott’s Folly saved, Sir Ian to become Dr. Sir Ian, Hobbit catches 2 LOTR films, Lawsuit update.
Perrot’s folly, the Birmingham tower thought to have inspired Orthanc, has been purchased by a Charity group that hopes to turn it into a venue and exhibition center for young artists. For more information click here.
Sir Ian Mckellan is about to be awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the University of Ulster. Details can be found here.
‘The Hobbit; an Unexpected Journey’ has now surpassed both ‘The Fellowship of the Ring’ and ‘The Two Towers’ in worldwide earnings. More information can be found here.
For a reminder of what is at stake in the Tolkien Estate’s marketing lawsuit click here.