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  • The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
  • changed the status of Saoirse Ronan to Formerly In Talks May. 5, 2011
  • Saoirse Ronan has revealed she will not be playing woodland elf Itaril in The Hobbit. The Hanna star had been in talks to star in The Lord Of The Rings prequel, directed by Peter Jackson, who she worked with on The Lovely Bones, but has now signed up to star in The Host.

    Source: Saoirse Ronan's Hobbit holiday