Tobey Maguire: ‘Hobbit’ Reports ‘Not Accurate’

But actor wouldn’t mind a part in it

Last Updated: December 16, 2009 @ 7:39 AM

Tobey Maguire says he is not in discussions to play Bilbo Baggins in “The Hobbit.” But he wouldn’t mind a part in it.

Maguire is responding to Monday’s Web chatter, first published on Latino Review, that he, or at least his reps, are talking to director Guillermo del Toro and producer Peter Jackson about playing the iconic Middle Earth dweller with the oversized feet.

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