Lord Of The Rings and The Hobbit director Peter Jackson is to be honoured with the 2,538th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Actor/director Andy Serkis, who portrayed Gollum is his Lord of the Rings films, will be among those paying tribute to Jackson when he unveils his plaque on 8 December (14).

Orlando Bloom and Evangeline Lilly are also expected to be part of the ceremony.