Lord of the Rings Casting News
Scottish comedian Billy Connolly has been added to the cast of The Hobbit. Director Peter Jackson made the announcement that Connolly will appear in both An Unexpected Journey and There and Back Again.
Evangeline Lilly and Barry Humphries Have Joined The Hobbit
Peter Jackson sent another update via The Hobbit's Facebook page. Evangeline Lilly and Barry Humphries has joined the cast.
Hobbit News: Filming Update and More Casting
Peter Jackson sent out an update on his Facebook page on the status of The Hobbit. He also cast three more actors in new roles.
Saoirse Ronan Joins The Hobbit
The Hobbit casting director Ros Hubbard confirms Saoirse Ronan has joined the cast. She had previously worked with Jackson in The Lovely Bones.
UPDATE: Ian McKellan is officially confirmed for The Hobbit
Ian McKellan will return as Gandalf in the much anticipated film. Rumors had him returning, but there was never any official announcement.
Update: Elijah Wood CONFIRMED to Appear in The Hobbit
Elijah Wood has confirmed he will appear in The Hobbit as Frodo Baggins in more exciting casting news.
Frodo Baggins Could Make an Appearance in The Hobbit!
Elijah Wood is rumored to make an appearance in The Hobbit. Ian McKellan and Orlando Bloom also likely to return.
First Cate Blanchett Returns for The Hobbit, Now Orlando Bloom?
Cate Blanchett is reprising her role from Lord of the Rings, now it looks like Orlando Bloom may be returning for The Hobbit.