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Even after the five previous Tolkien films, the acclaimed effects wizard tells SPINOFF he and his team had to raise the bar for the final Hobbit movie.
The Musketeers actor talks with SPINOFF about reprising his role as the Master of Lake-town’s right-hand man in the conclusion of Peter Jackson’s fantasy trilogy.
The Hobbit director says it would be difficult to see another filmmaker adapt Tolkien’s work after spending the past 14 years with the franchise.
A longtime admirer of Tolkien’s work, the actor talks with SPINOFF about reimagining the Dwarven leader, and finally learning to connect with fans.
The actor talks with SPINOFF about his transformation into Thranduil and Ronan, his experience making the Hobbit trilogy, and his love for Marvel Studios.
As the first clip arrives for the conclusion of the Hobbit trilogy, star Ian McKellen reveals, “I don’t believe necessarily this is the end of the journey.”
The Lord of the Rings director learned from his mistakes while preparing for the epic 45-minute battle sequence in the finale to the Hobbit trilogy.
The teaser trailer has debuted for the final film in Peter Jackson’s trilogy, billed as “the defining chapter of the Middle-earth saga.”