In today’s Globe and Mail is a long story on Cate Blanchett (Galadriel):

“…Making The Gift was, by comparison with what came next, a mere toe-in-the-water step toward the cinematic supernatural. Blanchett plunged in deep to play J.R.R. Tolkien’s elf queen, Lady Galadriel, in director Peter Jackson’s ambitious adaptation of The Lord of the Rings. All three books of the trilogy are being filmed in a single, extended production effort in New Zealand, with New Line Cinema hoping that the anticipation for the first feature, due to be released in December, will make investing in the pair of sequels a wise bet…” [More]

Thanks to Steve K for the heads up.