‘The Hobbit’ Begins Shooting in June

Production Weekly reports that the Guillermo del Toro-directed The Hobbit films will begin production in June and is expected to last for 14 months.

While this is great news, it appears that the prequels to The Lord of the Rings may possibly not make it to the targeted December 2011 and December 2012 release dates. MGM Studios is also still resolving its current financial situation and its partnership with New Line will be vital to the completion of the two films.

Hugo Weaving, Cate Blanchett, Andy Serkis and Ian McKellen are all set to reprise their roles in the movies.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: