New Zealander Brett McKenzie, who played the character nicknamed Figwit in The Lord of the Rings and who has been cast as the Rivendel Elf ‘Lindir’ in The Hobbit, has just won the 2012 Oscar for Best Song. For more details check out this Radio New Zealand article.
DarkJackal of the Heirs of Durin blog has apparently spent a great deal of his spare time examining and deciphering some Hobbit movie stills showing Bilbo reading the contract presented to him by the Dwarves. The results of his examination can be found here.
Click here for SHADOWLOCKED’s humorous interview with Sylvester McCoy.
Peter Jackson has just announced that Scottish comic Billy Connolly will be playing Dain Ironfoot in the Hobbit movies. For information read the New Zealand Herald article found here.
Andy Serkis has revealed that he is shooting his scenes as Gollum for ”The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ live alongside his cast mates for the first time. You can see what he has to say by clicking here .
Rejoice! Lego has sent us all the official images of all the Lego Lord of the Rings minifigs. That includes the first look of the awesome Gollum, the Ringwraiths, the Uruk-hais, Moria Orcs and the Mordor Orcs. See the figures here .