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Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 04/14/2011

Peter Jackson debuts his first video blog from ‘The Hobbit’ set

Now that “The Hobbit” is actually in production, Peter Ja
(Image via Peter Jackson’s Facebook page)
ckson wants to make everyone a part of the experience.

To that end he’s unveiled, via his Facebook page, the first in a series of video blogs from the set, a 10-plus minute clip that lets us see the costume design process, scenes being blocked, the opening-day ceremony for the shoot and the first scenes being captured.

It also features Ian McKellen looking distinguished and wondering whether he can get a fan permanently installed in his Gandalf robe; Martin Freeman (Bilbo!) being adorably British; and Andy Serkis in a motion capture suit.

To watch it, head to Jackson’s Facebook page.

By  |  12:20 PM ET, 04/14/2011

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