The One Ring have got their mitts on some new photos from the set of Peter Jackson’s much anticipated adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s ‘The Hobbit,’ which is currently filming in New Zealand. Actors snapped include Andy Serkis in preparation to shoot scenes as Gollum, and Adam Brown and James Nesbitt, who play Ori and Bofur respectively.

Jackson, director of all three Lord of the Rings films, will be helming the two movies back-to-back for a 2012 and 2013 release. Confirmed cast include Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott, Graham McTavish, William Kircher, James Nesbitt, Stephen Hunter, Rob Kazinsky, Aidan Turner, Peter Hambleton, John Callen, Jed Brophy, Mark Hadlow, Adam Brown, Cate Blanchett, Andy Serkis, Mikael Persbrant, Sylvester McCoy and Elijah Wood. 2012 can’t come soon enough!!!