‘Hobbit’ movie not to be a LOTR bridge
EmpireOnline.com talked to both Peter Jackson and Guillermo Del Toro, and both producer (Jackson) and director (del Toro) say that the Hobbit movie will not be a film that bridges the 60-year gap into the Lord of the Rings trilogy.
“We’ve decided to have The Hobbit span the two movies, including the White Council and the comings and goings of Gandalf to Dol Guldur,” says Del Toro.
“We decided it would be a mistake to try to cram everything into one movie.” adds Jackson.
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