The Hobbit: According to The BBC, Peter Jackson spoke breifly about his next project, King Kong, as well as the proposed big screen adaptation of The Hobbit!

Jackson said he was looking forward "to becoming a New Zealand film-maker again" after his next project, a re-make of King Kong.

He also said he would be "keen" to make a film of Tolkien's The Hobbit - but he had not been asked.

"I'm obviously busy for the next couple of years with King Kong," he said.

Related: Weinstein Threatened to Replace Peter Jackson with Tarantino on Lord of the Rings?

Lord of the Rings executive producer Mark Ordesky, chief operating officer of film studio New Line, told a press conference: "There could be a movie about The Hobbit."

Dont't forget to also check out: The Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers, The Lord Of The Rings: The Return of The King

Brian B.