Production has finally gotten into full swing. Jackson, who will be directing both Hobbit films back to back, issued a press release on his facebook page and showed off two photos of him inside Bilbo Baggins' home.
The new animated series is set to premiere later this year on Nicktoons. The original Voltron: Defenders of the Universe debuted in the United States in the early 80's which itself came from the Japanese super robot anime television series.
Taylor, who is co-directing with Mark Neveldine, spoke on a recent podcast and helped to explain how this new version of the Rider is connected to the 2007 film and when we can expect to see some of this new incarnation.
Disney is coming out with yet another flick based on one of their theme park attractions like previous films Pirates of the Caribbean and The Haunted Mansion. Pulitzer Prize-winning author and scriptwriter Michael Chabon may take on writing the project.
The only actor who was committed to the project, Jennifer Lawrence, had to drop out due to her involvement with The Hunger Games but director Oliver Stone is circling actors and attempting to lock in a deal with a studio.