"Chronicles of Narnia" Being Shot in New Zealand

CBS: "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe," the first book of C.S. Lewis' Narnia series, will soon begin production on location in New Zealand. Following the success of the "Lord of the Rings" films, Peter Jackson's Weta Workshop is bringing the Narnia series to the big screen. The first film, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, will soon begin production in New Zealand and will be directed by New Zealander Andrew Adamson, who directed Shrek. Location shooting in New Zealand is set to begin in mid-2004 and will take advantage of the South Island's natural beauty.