Lord of the Rings

Caroline Frost

'Hobbit' Star Richard Armitage Reveals He Nearly Didn't Come Back

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Richard Armitage, star of Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit', confesses he fell so much in love with New Zealand during his time filming the epic, he nearly...

WATCH: 'Lord Of The Rings' - An Honest Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK Comedy

At last! The Honest Trailers team have bowed to public pressure and worked their magic on Peter Jackson's 'Lord Of The Rings' trilogy. Their verdict? ...

WATCH: Gandalf Does Street Magic

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Comedy

Wondering what Gandalf's been up to in betweenmovies? Wonder no more! It turns out he's gone a bit 'David Blaine' and been trying out his street magic...

Sir Ian McKellen's Secret Battle With Prostate Cancer

WENN | Posted 11.12.2012 | Home

Sir Ian Mckellen has opened up about his secret prostate cancer fight. The Lord of the Rings legend has lived with the disease for the past "six or...

The Hobbit: 'Martin Freeman Warned Me It Wasn't Normal'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

"Martin Freeman used to sit and complain, 'I'm so hot. Can someone cool me down?' and all he had going on were his rubber feet. What about us with our...

You Too Shall Pass

PA | Posted 27.01.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Lord Of The Rings star Sir Ian McKellen is to receive an honorary degree from the University of Ulster. Sir Ian, whose depiction of Gandalf in the ...

Michael Rundle

Lego Lord Of The Rings: One Brick To Rule Them All

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK Tech

Lego is all about scale -- but that doesn't just mean making things smaller. The trick with Lego - what makes it such an enduring and hypnotic toy...

Will 'Mount Doom' In New Zealand Blow?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK

A volcano that featured as Mount Doom in Peter Jackson’s Lord Of The Rings trilogy could erupt soon, say experts. Mt Ruapehu in New Zealand is al...

Sean Connery Turned Down $10m Role Of Gandalf

WENN | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Sean Connery turned down the role of Gandalf in hit movie franchise 'Lord Of The Rings' because he didn't understand the part. Despite being offere...

How To Tweet Like A Hobbit

Posted 25.12.2012 | Home

Noble Smith is author of the forthcoming book The Wisdom of the Shire from Hodder & Stoughton, available in hardcover and ebook and translated into se...

Empire Release Exclusive Hobbit Covers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

With the release of the highly anticipated 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' getting ever closer, Empire have released five world exclusive covers f...

Andy Serkis' Directorial Debut

WENN | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

'Lord of the Rings' actor, Andy Serkis, is set to make his directorial debut with a big screen adaption of George Orwell's classic novel, 'Animal Farm...

WATCH: Gandalf Nods His Head To Europop

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK Comedy

Sometimes, you can discern all you need to know about the human race simply by seeing what's trending on YouTube. And today? The video everyone's g...

WATCH: Andy Serkis Reads 'The Hobbit' As Gollum

WENN | Posted 24.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Actor Andy Serkis thrilled Lord Of The Rings fans in London on Saturday by reading extracts of The Hobbit in character to celebrate the 75th anniversa...

Lord Of The Rings Mastermind To Direct Dr Who Down Under? It COULD Happen...

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

It's a geek's dream combination that might just come true. Doctor Who actor Matt Smith has revealed his desire to film an episode of the much-love...

Is It Okay To Find Sean Bean Sexy, Now He's Worn A Dress?

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 21.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Sean Bean was on stunning form as Tracie, the trannie with a big heart and an even bigger wig, in Jimmy McGovern's The Accused. PICTURES: Watch Se...

From Paper to Screen - the Story of the Adapted Screenplay

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

What if the Lord of the Rings was never made into a trilogy? What if the Harry Potter series never saw a screen audience? If you are one of the many who consider these movies milestones in filmmaking, then you might also agree that these were great books too.

Second New Zealand Volcano 'Burps' Days After Eruption Of Mount Tongariro (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.08.2012 | UK

A second volcano in New Zealand has experienced a small eruption just days after Mount Tongariro burst into life for the first time in more than a cen...

Elijah Wood's Not-So-Cunning Disguise From Fans

WENN | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Actor Elijah Wood attempted to avoid crowds of fans at Comic-Con in San Diego, California last weekend by walking around the sci-fi convention wearing...

Peter Jackson Hints At Third 'Hobbit' Film

PA | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Peter Jackson has fuelled rumours he will make a third Hobbit film. The director had planned to release his adaptation of JRR Tolkien's book as two...

The Eye Of Sauron? Photos Captures Sun Looking Like Lord Of The Rings Baddie

Caters | Stephen Johns | Posted 11.09.2012 | Home

This incredible image of the sun looks like a scene from Lord Of The Rings. The rays of light and clouds at the right height have combined to give...

What Story Are You Telling About Your Business?

Andrew Thorp | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK
Andrew Thorp

I've been influenced by a number of speakers and thought-leaders over the past 5 years, but for me the individual who consistently hits the right tone on the topic of communication skills is Dr Nick Morgan. A former teacher of public speaking at The University of Virginia and Princeton in the USA, he now works with corporations and individuals to help them truly 'connect' with their audience.

WATCH: People Falling Over In 'The Lord Of The Rings'

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Comedy

It's been nine long years since Peter Jackson's Lord Of The Rings trilogy was in cinemas, but Tolkien fanboys are still finding things they love about...

Elijah Wood: Treasure Island, The Hobbit

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Elijah Wood is well used to taking part in screen adaptations of books that readers hold dear to their hearts. One of the most distinctive faces of Lo...

PHOTOS: A Bird's-Eye View Of 'The Hobbit' Set

Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Photos showing a bird's-eye view of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey set in New Zealand have been released, giving J.R.R Tolkein fans a further glimp...