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Peter Jackson Reveals Which ‘LOTR’ Stars Will Return For ‘The Hobbit’

December 8, 2009 at 7:59 pm by Altaira  - 

Ian McKellen As GandalfIn an interview today with MTV, Peter Jackson revealed that three Lord of the Rings actors will be returning to reprise their roles in The Hobbit:

“Gandalf, being a 2,000-year-old wizard, is still around and plays a major role in ‘The Hobbit,’ and we’re having Ian McKellen reprise,” explained the filmmaker, who is executive-producing the flick and writing the screenplay. “There’s a couple of other characters: Elrond, who was played by Hugo Weaving [in the original films], and there’s a possibility of Galadriel, who was played by Cate Blanchett.”

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Posted in Casting Rumors, Cate Blanchett, Hobbit Movie, Hugo Weaving, Ian McKellen, LotR Movies, Peter Jackson on December 8, 2009 by
Source: mtv.com Peter Jackson Reveals Which ‘LOTR’ Stars Will Return For ‘The Hobbit’ | Discuss

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