Production Resumes On THE HOBBIT; Peter Jackson Shares New BTS Pic With Ian McKellen

The final few weeks of production on Peter Jackson's last two Hobbit films, The Desolation Of Smaug and There And Back Again, has officially begun in New Zealand. Check out a set snap featuring Ian McKellen back under the hat as Gandalf..

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By Mark Cassidy - 5/20/2013
Jackson posted the following to his Facebook page.

"Back on set for our last Hobbit pick ups. Our last ever Tolkien pick ups, in fact. It's going to be an intense few weeks, but we're looking forward to shooting some powerful scenes with our great cast. Our next blog is coming soon!"

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug hits theaters December 13, and The Hobbit: There and Back Again will be with us December 17, 2014.

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