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Harvey Weinstein was a real bully: Peter Jackson

Filmmaker Peter Jackson has revealed that working with disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein on "Lord of the Rings" franchise was a "unpleasant experience". 

Dec 17, 2018, 13:46 PM IST

'The Lord of the Rings' cast reunites

Stars of one of the popular Hollywood franchises "The Lord of the Rings" reunited, and made it memorable for the fans by filling social media platforms with their reunion pictures.

Aug 15, 2018, 11:46 AM IST

What's common between 'Lord of the Rings', 'Avengers: Infinity War'

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' star Tom Holland says that in the forthcoming film "Avengers: Infinity War", the superheroes are really going to war 'Lord of the Rings' style.

Apr 09, 2018, 17:28 PM IST

Andy Serkis almost refused to play Gollum in Lord of the Rings

Actor Andy Serkis has revealed he nearly turned down the iconic role of Gollum from the Lord of the Rings films.

Oct 14, 2017, 11:12 AM IST

Meet 'Gandalf' – a new amoeba species named after 'Lord of the Rings' character!

The researchers' analysis was based on biometric and morphological characterisation.

Feb 12, 2017, 21:25 PM IST

Lord Of The Rings, Hobbit series proving precious to New Zealand`s economy

Peter Jackson`s "Lord Of The Rings" and "Hobbit" series have proved to be as precious to New Zealand`s economy as any magical ring as millions flock to the country for a glimpse of Middle Earth, making tourism the main driver of growth.

Oct 30, 2016, 12:21 PM IST

Actor Orlando Bloom deported, Sushma Swaraj comes to his aid

Orlando Bloom was today deported to the UK soon after his arrival, as his E-visa had been rejected.

Dec 20, 2015, 20:44 PM IST

'Lord of the Rings' voted best movie soundtrack

Music from "The Lord of the Rings" has been voted the best soundtrack of all time for the sixth year running.

Nov 09, 2015, 10:27 AM IST

Ian McKellen talks LGBT rights

 Stage and screen legend Ian McKellen has called upon other gay actors to reveal their sexuality to the world.

Oct 24, 2015, 10:31 AM IST

Don't regret turning down 'Lord of the Rings': Nicolas Cage

 Hollywood star Nicolas Cage says he does not regret saying no to the role of Aragorn in "Lord of the Rings" and Neo in "The Matrix".

Oct 05, 2015, 16:06 PM IST

Prabhudheva's 'Ramayana' to be like 'Lord of the Rings'​

Choreographer-turned-filmmaker Prabhudheva has a great idea in mind. Well, the maverick director, who is better known as the 'Indian Michael Jackson' was recently quoted as saying that he wants to make a film like Hollywood blockbuster 'Lord Of The Rings' but on the lines of 'Ramayana'.

Sep 19, 2015, 11:45 AM IST

Proud of being called Frodo Baggins: Elijah Wood

His portrayal of hobbit Frodo Baggins in "Lord of the Rings" still reverberates in the minds of viewers and Elijah Wood feels happy that people remember him for his role.

Sep 05, 2015, 15:37 PM IST

'LOTR' fans crowd-fund construction of real-life Minas Tirith

A group of architects and "Lord of the Rings" fans are raising funds to build a real-world Minas Tirith (also known as Minas Anor), the capital city of Gondor.

Aug 14, 2015, 13:33 PM IST

'Lord of the Rings' spotted in Milky Way

Astronomers using NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory have discovered the largest and brightest set of rings from X-ray light echoes ever observed.

Jun 25, 2015, 13:33 PM IST

Horror legend Christopher Lee dies at 93

Tall, pale and with a deep resonating voice, British actor Christopher Lee, whose death was confirmed Thursday, will forever be remembered for his spine-chilling performance as Dracula in the cult Hammer Horror movies.

Jun 12, 2015, 00:59 AM IST

Lord of the Rings' cinematographer Andrew Lesnie dies at 59

 Australian cinematographer Andrew Lesnie, who won an Oscar for his work on the first "The Lord of the Rings" movie in 2001, has passed away. He was 59.

Apr 28, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

Cate Blanchett's hubby has special fondness for her 'Lord of The Rings' elf ears

 Cate Blanchett has recently revealed that her husband, Andrew Upton, "has a thing" for her ' Lord of The Rings' elf ears.

Dec 29, 2014, 13:28 PM IST

Actor Christopher Lee unveils heavy metal Christmas single at age 92

'Lord of the Rings' star Christopher Lee has launched a Christmas single at the age of 92.

Dec 10, 2014, 15:42 PM IST

Gandalf's stick in 'Lord of the Rings' sold at USD 390,000

The white staff wielded by actor Ian McKellen's character Gandalf in 'Lord of the Rings' trilogy has been sold at 245,000 pounds at an auction.

Nov 01, 2014, 15:43 PM IST

Viggo Mortensen calls `Lord of the Rings` trilogy sloppy

Actor Viggo Mortensen, who became an instant star after taking on the role of Aragon in `Lord of Rings` trilogy, has labelled the filming of the series sloppy.

May 15, 2014, 14:26 PM IST