Tag Archives: The Hobbit

Lilly: Comic-Con scared me

Evangeline Lilly

Evangeline Lilly was “terrified” of Comic-Con before her first trip.The Hobbit star attended the annual comic convention in San Diego, California for the first time in 2005 while promoting Lost.While she confesses she feared the worst, the actress'... Read More »

Martin Freeman: No more Mr Nice Guy

Martin Freeman

Martin Freeman is desperate to prove there's "more" to him.The British actor has made a name for himself as a "nice" guy, playing lovable Tim Canterbury in UK show The Office. His latest project is Fargo, in which he plays a malicious and violent man, ... Read More »

Evangeline fancies Orlando

Evangeline Lilly

Evangeline Lilly has joked she was "hitting on" Orlando Bloom on The Hobbit set.The actress plays Tauriel in the fantasy franchise, with second installment The Desolation of Smaug released at the end of last year.Her co-stars are largely male, with Mar... Read More »

Benedict’s ‘Hobbit immersion’

Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch says The Hobbit was once a “bedtime treat”.The 37-year-old actor portrays The Necromancer in Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit franchise, based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s classic fantasy novels.And Benedict has fond memories of when he w... Read More »