Twilight's Kristen Stewart told Ryan Seacrest on his radio show that the sequel "New Moon" begins filming in March via a post on STYD.
Summit Entertainment has also give the go-ahead to film on lcation in Italy--as per the plot all thanks to the first film's stellar debut
Meanwhile during a live chat to promote Hellboy: The Golden Army on Blu-ray director Guillermo del Toro confirmed that a shoot lasting just over a year - 370 days to be precise - will start in 2010 for the The Hobbit and The Hobbit 2 .
He added audiences will see as much of the goblin kindgom, Smaug and the Spiders of Mirkwood that he can include - "...We will be pushing them to the edge of technology where we will fuse animatronics and CGI into a seamless new art form in creating creatures"
Here's the complete chat.