Our thanks to Richard Armitage France for this terrific vid on WETA and the making of The Hobbit. There are some behind-the-scenes training shots of Richard as well a some scenes from the movie.
Here’s a nice, short PR vid by Richard, Andy Serkis and Martin Freeman for Brazil. Thanks to Ana Cristina.
You can subscribe to this podcast of the Q&A at the Apple Store in London with Richard Armitage, Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen and Andy Serkis through the iTunes store, now.
Richard’s voiced the tagline for a new car ad for Vauxhall Mokka.
“To date, the blockbuster has earned an estimated $179.7 million domestically. In addition, on the heels of its record-breaking release in Australia, the biggest Boxing Day opening of all time, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has grossed an estimated $344 million internationally, for a staggering global total of $523.7 million, and still steadily climbing.”
This 20 min special aired at 7.30 pm in most Australian States, Christmas Eve 2012. It appears to be almost the same as the 13 min Megatrailer released 6th December with some extra footage.
A new interview, Lo Hobbit – Intervista a Richard Armitage talks about the dwarf song, Thorin’s leadership qualities, Richard’s next project (Black Sky) and Richard’s post Hobbit profile.
Here’s a small article from AsiaOne that asks the questions, Who’s that guy?, Where have you seen him?, Why him?, What’s new?, Quoted.
We have received links to several Hobbit interviews with Richard. They’re conducted in English and are sub-titled for the country they are for. They all might not work in your area –
Our thanks to Ana Cris.