Reporter Has a "Chainmail Moment"

Newsweek: Newsweek reporter Jeff Giles got the acting opportunity of a lifetime when he scored a bit part in Peter Jackson's "Return of the King." Director Peter Jackson offered Newsweek reporter Jeff Giles a unique perspective for a story when he cast the writer as an extra in "Return of the King," giving him the chance to wear chainmail and yak hair.

Read about Jeff's experience in the online version of the January 5, 2004 issue.