Beloved by worldwide audiences for her performance as the feisty Kate in the Fox TV’s acclaimed mystery series “Lost” for which she earned a Golden Globe Best Actress nomination, Canada’s Evangeline Lilly now stars in a Silvan Elf, Tauriel, in Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.”
Like all Hobbits, Bilbo Baggins is fond of his comfortable existence; all he needs to be happy is a full pantry and a good book.
He made a huge impression as the Dwarf Prince, Thorin Oakenshield in last year’s “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.” Now, Richard Armitage returns to play the same character in the highly anticipated sequel, “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.”
Inspired by the epic fantasy adventure “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” “A Journey Through Middle-earth,” is a new Chrome Experiment that brings the locations and characters from “The Hobbit” Trilogy to life with a mix of modern web technologies.
Are you curious as to what it took to make “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” a reality? Here’s a by-the-numbers look on the fun facts surrounding the production of the Peter Jackson film.
The main one-sheet for Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” has just been released by Warner Bros., New Line Cinema and MGM Pictures.
Gearing up for the December opening of “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” a production of New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures (MGM), fans will get a chance to meet new cast members joining the highly anticipated second film in “The Hobbit” Trilogy, including Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace and Luke Evans, as part of a global fan celebration to be held on Monday, November 4, at 5:00 pm EST, and simultaneous times around the world.
The second trailer for Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” has just been released by Warner Bros., New Line Cinema and MGM Pictures, and can be viewed at http://youtu.be/b_5lLIUC0Ck.
The studios have also released five new, horizontal banners featuring characters Bard, Bilbo, Gandalf, Legolas & Tauriel, and Thranduil.