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New production blog from The Hobbit focuses on the dragon: watch now

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug has released a new production video blog online, focusing on how Peter Jackson and crew filmed the more dragon-centric scenes. Interestingly enough, it transpires that Jackson was still unsure of how his final design for Smaug would look, even when principle photography was underway …

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Benedict Cumberbatch talks The Hobbit

Benedict Cumberbatch has been discussing his upcoming work on Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit , telling Collider about what will be a very physical role as Smaug the dragon. Smaug is The Hobbit ’s big bad, and Cumberbatch will be donning a performance-capture suit to truly bring him to life when …

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Orlando Bloom talks The Hobbit involvement

Orlando Bloom has broken his silence over whether he’ll return for an appearance in Peter Jackson’s Hobbit movies. While other Lord Of The Rings cast members have confirmed their involvement in the prequel (Cate Blanchett, Elijah Wood), Bloom’s kept quiet over rumours of his return. So is he actually coming …

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