Peter Jackson: “Stephen Colbert is the Biggest Tolkien Geek”

Written by Ella Thomson on Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

The Colbert Report host Stephen Colbert has made no secret about the fact that he is a huge fan of J.R.R. Tolkien. He’s even shown off his precious Aragorn’s sword on his show. “I have never met a bigger Tolkien geek in my life,” Hobbit director Peter Jackson told Entertainment Weekly. “Philippa Boyens is our […]


“The Hobbit” Film Series Gets New Titles & Release Dates

Written by Brandon Williams on Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

Peter Jackson’s Hobbit series, based on the books by J.R.R. Tolkien, now have new titles and release dates that have been announced. Warner Bros. has announced that the second film will now be titled “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” with a release date of December 13, 2013. The third film will now be titled […]


“The Hobbit” Now Officially a Film Trilogy

Written by Dan Malone on Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

It is now official – Peter Jackson has made The Hobbit series into trilogy. The Lord of the Rings director says that after he cut the first film and part of the second, that there was enough material to produce a third. Jackson says that much of J.R.R. Tolkien‘s story would remain untold in film […]