Richard to attend Chinese premiere for BOTFA

Thanks to facebook follower Aoki Kyo for letting us know that the Warner Brothers China site says that Richard will be in Beijing, China along with Peter Jackson, for a press conference on 19th January and the premiere on 20th January.

There is also information on – [Google Translate] The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” publicity tour Mainland China to determine: director Peter Jackson and dwarf king Thorin Oakenshield,” Richard Armitage will come to China, the 19th conference held in Beijing 20 premiere. 23 days to release the film.



BOTFA Paris premiere, 4th December

Here are some tweeted pictures so far from the Paris premiere of The Hobbit: the Battle of the Five Armies –

And a video from the interview with Peter Jackson, Martin Freeman and Richard before the premiere of the film. Too bad the translator talks over them all.

The Crucible on Screen premiere

Robert Delamere of Digital Theatre tweeted that he is off to the premiere with Richard, Yael Farber and others –


And some tweeted pictures from the event so far:

Getty Images: BOTFA World Premiere, London – 1st December, 2014

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies World Premiere, London
1 December, 2014