Den of Geek is reporting: With filming starting early next year for Guillermo del Toro's two-film take on The Hobbit, news on casting decisions for the new movies is, it's fair to say, quite eagerly awaited. Much of the speculation at the moment surrounds the central role of Bilbo Baggins, which has been linked with the likes of Daniel Radcliffe and James McAvoy thus far.
Yet at the end of last week, another name got chucked into the proverbial ring. And it was the name of the outgoing Doctor Who, David Tennant. Tennant, who is heading to Comic-Con for the first time in a few weeks' time, was being tipped for the role.