Join us on Facebook!
Join us in our 24 Hour Chatroom!
Get your tickets to Tolkien today!
Join us on Instagram

Latest Tweets

  1. TheOneRing.net
    TheOneRing.net: Beautiful — as if one took a step right *into* the book cover. #TolkienWeek #HobbitDay https://t.co/RYp7HfKXUd

  2. TheOneRing.net

  3. TheOneRing.net
    TheOneRing.net: In 1918 JRR Tolkien had been put in command of an outpost & promoted to lieutenant, which allowed his wife Edith to… https://t.co/gmkFg7YiZw

NZ Oscar nominees buzzing

March 5, 2006 at 10:20 am by xoanon  - 

The nine Kiwis nominated for Oscars this year already hold nine of the coveted gold statues between them – but that won’t prevent a fresh adrenalin rush tomorrow night. “The show is just breathtaking,” says Upper Hutt sound mixer Mike Hedge. “The Americans really do those sorts of things well. Everything is taken care of.” Hedge, who has worked with Kiwi director Peter Jackson since Braindead, was making his third trip to the Oscars with wife Joanne, who will be draped in a shimmery purple gown and $20,000 worth of borrowed jewels. “It’s quite a busy time for us. A lot of work goes into meeting and greeting other potential filmmakers at the Trade NZ party. [More]

Posted in Events, Old Main News, Other Events, Peter Jackson, PJ's Other Films on March 5, 2006 by

Thorin Oakenshield

Comments are closed.