Archive for March 5th, 2003
The SCI FI Channel original movie Riverworld will air March 22nd at 9pm. Riverworld is a mysterious place full of historical figures from Mark Twain (played by Cameron Daddo) to a 21st-century astronaut named Hale (played by Brad Johnson). Also appearing is the late New Zealand actor Kevin Smith (Valdemar), best known as Ares on Xena: Warrior Princess, who passed away last year.
Could The Hobbit get produced as a year-long television series? That’s what Gandalf is saying. Sir Ian McKellan has apparently broached the subject with director Peter Jackson, and is willing to reprise his role as the grey wizard in the prequel. Don’t get your hopes up though – there was no mention of Peter’s response.