Peter Jackson has confirmed all the recent rumours on his Facebook page that the Hobbit will now be released as a trilogy.
Dean Knowsley, a Hobbit stand-in, tweeted on 28th July that the final pickups for filing had been completed. (Thanks Lillianschild and TheOneRing.net).
We have added Richard’s thoughts from the Hobbit video blog # 8 to the Library. This transcription is only 1 page.
We have added Richard’s excerpts from the Peter Jackson y El Hobbit Comic Con 2012 interview to the Library. It’s 2 pages, so just click on the Library thumbnail to take you to p. 2.
We have updated the Hitfix Comic Con interview and it is now in the Library. It is 2 pages so, to navigate to page 2 just use the Library thumbnails.
Caps of the latest vlog have now been added to our Gallery.
Stickam has posted a better quality video interview with Richard at Comic Con by QuickBeam of TORn on youtube.
Peter Jackson posted The Hobbit Production Video Blog #8 on his facebook page today. He says, “Hi everyone. I know that not everybody gets to Comic Con, so I thought I’d bring a little bit of Comic Con to you! Here’s a bit of what I saw in San Diego, and what those in Hall H got to see of The Hobbit!”
TheOneRing.net reports that publishers Houghton Mifflin will be releasing Hobbit movie book tie-ins in November. Upcoming books include
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Visual Companion by Jude Fisher,
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Official Movie Guide by Brian Sibley,
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Movie Storybook by Paddy Kempshall,
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Activity Book by Paddy Kempshall and
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey—The World Of Hobbits by Paddy Kempshall. More information can also be found at reviews.libraryjournal.com.
Monsters & Critics have added new hi res stills from The Hobbit to their gallery.
We have uploaded caps from the GeekNation.com Panel vid to our Gallery.
GeekNation.com has posted a 28 minute vid of the Comic Con Hobbit panel (it doesn’t include the screened footage of the movie). (Thanks Lillianschild)
A transcript for the Hitflix.com interview’s now in our Library. It’s 2 pages.
We have uploaded caps from the MTV and TORn/Quickbeam interviews to our Gallery –
We have added transcripts for the TheOneRing.net/Quickbeam interview, the EW.com interview and MTV interview to our Library. Each one is more than one page long and you can navigate to the following pages by clicking on the Library’s thumbnail –
TheOneRing.net/Quickbeam (3 pages)
EW.com (4 pages)
MTV (2 pages)
In an interview with HitFix at Comic Con, Richard discusses the splitting of the Hobbit films.
Interesting interview with Peter Jackson on Deadline.com.
TheOneRing.net has also uploaded a full transcript of the Hobbit Comic Con Panel.
TheOneRing.net has linked to their Comic Con interview of Richard done by Cliff “Quickbeam” Broadway.
MTV has put up an interview with Richard and Martin Freeman from Comic Con.
We have uploaded transcriptions for the Fandango and the IGN Comic Con interviews to our Library. They are each 2 pages and you can get to the following page by clicking on the thumbnails.