Warner Bros. announced the Worldwide Fan Event for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, happening on Monday, Nov. 4. Fans will have the chance to meet the trilogy’s newest cast members, watch exclusive footage from the film and participate in a live Q & A with director Peter Jackson and the cast.
The four hosting cities, LA, NY, London and Wellington, will each present different cast members, but for us online enthusiasts, the events will be streamed live online, allowing anyone with internet connection to join The Hobbit celebration. Note that the live-stream will feature an edited version of the extended footage debut.
Academy Award winning filmmaker Peter Jackson brings The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, the second in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien to life. The dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf escaped the Misty Mountains and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug. The film is set to release nationwide Dec. 13.
For more details on the event visit The Hobbit film’s website.
Los Angeles: Evangeline Lilly
New York: Richard Armitage and Orlando Bloom
London: Lee Pace, Luck Evans, and Andy Serkis
Wellington: Peter Jackson