Exclusive | Fresh Hobbit: Desolation Of Smaug Pics
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Set for release on December 13, the second instalment in Peter Jackson's trilogy of movies based on JRR Tolkien's famous book sees Martin Freeman in the lead role as Bilbo Baggins.
It also sees the return of Andy Serkis as Gollum and the arrival of Benedict Cumberbatch as dragon Smaug.
The movie's cast will also include Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Ken Stott and James Nesbitt.
The final instalment in the trilogy, The Hobbit: There And Back Again, is slated for release in December 2014.
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