The Nordor Blog discovered a casting call for The Hobbit in New Zealand's daily newspaper The Wellington Dominion Post. You can take a look at the listing below, which is seeking very short or very tall actors for "scale doubles" in the highly-anticipated movie. This unique ad certainly indicates that the J.R.R. Tolkien prequel is forging ahead.:
"I have it on good authority that this comes directly from the studios, this time it's the real thing. It's not quite a green light but we must be getting awfully close!"
We'll be sure to keep you posted with any further updates on The Hobbit as soon as more information is made available.