Andy Serkis Built a New World for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

What has happened to the mighty leader of the apes since we last saw him in Rise of the Planet of the Apes? In our exclusive interview with Apes star Andy Serkis, the man behind the primate reveals all the details behind Caesar's new world order — plus more information on his next feature Jungle Book! » 3/28/14 10:45am 3/28/14 10:45am

12 Things You Might Not Know About The Hobbit Movie

Tomorrow the world will bask in the golden-hued glory of Peter Jackson's Hobbit. But until then, here are some little-known facts, and a few rumors, about this massive fantasy undertaking. We pulled all the best little-known details from press conferences, exclusive interviews, production blogs, and our own set visit. » 12/13/12 5:14pm 12/13/12 5:14pm

Andy Serkis is directing a family-friendly, motion-capture version of …

Andy Serkis' stunning grasp of motion capture acting is one of the reasons Peter Jackson made him a second unit director on The Hobbit. Now the Gollum actor plans to apply those directing skills to a motion-capture project of his own: a new adaptation of George Orwell's political fable Animal Farm. » 10/20/12 9:00am 10/20/12 9:00am

Andy Serkis goes full-on Gollum while reading The Hobbit out loud

In celebration The Hobbit's75 anniversary, Peter Jackson's Gollum (and The Hobbit's Second Unit Director) Andy Serkis popped by to terrify a bunch of children while reading from J.R.R.Tolkien's works. It's adorable and horrifying — but mostly super sweet to see such a massive actor commit 100% to such a crazy… » 9/25/12 3:57pm 9/25/12 3:57pm

Watch Andy Serkis as Gollum drops the F-Bomb at Comic-Con

Second unit director on The Hobbit and Gollum wrangler Andy Serkis made the crowd go wild at The Hobbit panel in Comic-Con when he adorably cussed in the voice of Gollum. After being prompted to "do the voice" — and being egged on by host Chris Hardwick — Serkis let them all have a little taste of Gollum on a… » 7/19/12 9:45am 7/19/12 9:45am