'The Hobbit' wraps filming, due in theaters in December
The first of two films, "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" will hit theaters on Dec. 14.
"We made it! Shoot day 266 and the end of principal photography on The Hobbit," writes Jackson on his Facebook page.
"Thanks to our fantastic cast and crew for getting us this far, and to all of you for your support! Next stop, the cutting room. Oh, and Comic Con! Cheers, Peter J."
The movie, which stars "Sherlock's" Martin Freeman as a young Bilbo Baggins reunites "Rings" co-stars Ian McKellan, Elijah Wood, Orlando Bloom and Cate Blanchett.