Peter Jackson

Dominic Monaghan confirms David Bowie auditioned for The Lord of the Rings
Jan 28, 2016

Looks like rumors of David Bowie auditioning for the Lord of the Rings trilogy were true. What part did the late music legend read for?

This major director may finally be making his Doctor Who debut
Dec 1, 2015

It's been rumored for a long time, but now it appears all but confirmed.

Peter Jackson on making The Hobbit: 'I didn't know what the hell I was doing'
Nov 19, 2015

We already knew that Peter Jackson stepped in at the 11th hour to take over The Hobbit from Guillermo del Toro, but what we didn’t know is just how hard that transition was to pull off.

Extended edition of The Hobbit trilogy coming to theaters, because originals not long enough
Aug 4, 2015

If you’ve been waiting for a butt-numbingly long chance to catch the extended versions of all three Hobbit films on the big screen, you’re in luck. 

Read Peter Jackson's heartfelt tribute to the late Christopher Lee
Jun 12, 2015

While the whole world mourns the passing of acting legend Sir Christopher Lee, the man who directed him in five movies has written a touching tribute about his late friend.

Weta Workshop at 20: An interview with Richard Taylor
Feb 26, 2015

We talk to the man who brought Middle-earth to life about the prominent VFX company's past, present and future.

New Zealand horror comedy Housebound being remade at the request of Peter Jackson
Feb 12, 2015

An acclaimed but little-known horror comedy from New Zealand is getting a U.S. remake, mostly thanks to the fact that Peter Jackson just so happens to be a huge fan.

VIDEO: Why The Hobbit can't measure up to The Lord of the Rings
Jan 30, 2015

Here's a scholarly dissection on the differences between Peter Jackson's Middle-earth trilogies.

Watch the recut 4-hour Hobbit trilogy while you can
Jan 20, 2015

Why one fan cut Tauriel, Radagast, Galadriel and Old Bilbo from the Hobbit trilogy.

Image of the day: Breaking down the strategy of The Hobbit's Battle of the Five Armies
Jan 5, 2015

The final Hobbit movie has been open for a few weeks, now, and a massive chunk of the film focuses on the namesake Battle of the Five Armies.