(Written for Boolean Flix)
The first images of Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit have emerged in movie magazine Empire.
Set for release next year, the images which appear in January’s edition of the magazine show Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins in Jackson’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.
Starring Cate Blanchett, Elijah Wood and Ian McKellen among many old and new faces, Peter Jackson’s two-part epic fantasy film follows the journey of title character Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost dwarf kingdom Erebor.
Joining the forces of thirteen dwarfs, led by their legendary warrior, Baggins’ journey takes him through treacherous lands, swarmed with Goblins and Orcs, before eventually meeting the creäture that will change his life forever … Gollum.
Released in December 2012, these images are the first of many to be released in the coming twelve months, with the trailer expected to premier in America on December 21st.