News for Jan. 03, 2004

After 'Rings,' Astin up for next big thing

1/03/04, 6:46 pm EST - Xoanon

LOS ANGELES - Now that his long labor on "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy is ending, you'd think Sean Astin would be ready for a break. Instead, he's hoping for a new grind, more like the one that gripped "Rings" director Peter Jackson. [More]