Peter Jackson

Martin Freeman Says Bye-Bye To Bilbo

God bless social media, and Peter Jackson for being particularly good at it!

So, in a series of Facebook posts that have seen us say emotional farewells from the set of the final Hobbit film, Peter posted these adorable pictures today.

WATCH: Orlando Bloom Sings ‘They’re Taking the Hobbits to Isengard’ on the Set of ‘The Hobbit’

This week, after twelve hours of shooting part of the Battle of the Five Armies for the third film in the Hobbit trilogy, The Hobbit: There and Back Again, Peter Jackson said goodbye to Orlando Bloom. Bloom has played Legolas, Elf and ...

Sir Ian McKellen Has Filmed His Last Scene As Gandalf

Hopefully you’ll forgive a shameless raid on a famous person’s Facebook feed, in order to discuss the end of an era. It seems Sir Ian McKellen has finally finished with the fake beard and funny robes required to bring his ...

WATCH: New ‘Hobbit’ Trailer – ‘The Desolation of Smaug’

NOW we’re getting somewhere!

Critics of the last Hobbit movie were quick to point out that the film seemed to take longer to get started than it would take to read the entire novel, backwards, while blindfolded and hung upside-down, using a tissue paper rope, over ...

WATCH: Two Featurettes On The Special Effects That Made ‘The Hobbit’

Oh yes, I bet you thought now that The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is in the theaters we’d have run out of things to say on the subject. Well nuh-uh.

‘The Hobbit’ Breaks US Box Office Records

See, didn’t we tell you Martin Freeman was good?

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey finally reached theaters this weekend, and despite some lukewarm reviews and complaints about the running time, Peter Jackson’s latest Middle-earth epic has set a box office record with the ...

WATCH: ‘Hobbit’ Cast on the Merits of 48 Frames Per Second

A much talked-of aspect of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, out on Friday (December 14), is that it was shot at 48 frames per second. Most movies are shot at half this speed.

Week-Long ‘Hobbit’ Tribute on ‘Colbert Report’

Stephen Colbert, a lifelong fan of JRR Tolkien, has taken it upon himself to dedicate a week-long tribute to The Hobbit with four shows on The Colbert Report this week on Comedy Central at 11:30pm ET.

‘Hobbit’ Director Peter Jackson Praises Martin Freeman

The Hobbit director Peter Jackson has gone out of his way to praise Martin Freeman for his lead role as Bilbo Baggins in the forthcoming film (December 14), reports Total Film.

Martin Freeman Humbled by ‘The Hobbit’

We can’t blame Martin Freeman (Sherlock) for still being in a little bit of awe finding himself as the lead character, Hobbit Bilbo Baggins, in director Sir Peter Jackson’s forthcoming trilogy The Hobbit.