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'Miss me?' Sherlock returns

2014-07-04 02:00

Sherlock, the hit BBC One drama produced by Hartswood Films, will return to screens for a special, followed by a series of three new episodes.

Martin Freeman prayed on The Hobbit set

2013-12-12 17:30

Martin Freeman admits he prayed on the set of The Hobbit while he was shooting dangerous scenes because he feared for his life.

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The latest trailer for thei highly anticipated second installment of The Hobbit where we get a first listen of Benedict Cumberbatch's smouldering Smaug voice.

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Skyfall wins big at Empire Film Awards

2013-03-25 13:45

Skyfall, its director Sam Mendes and The Hobbit have been named as the big winners at the Jameson Empire Film Awards held in London.

Hobbit shatters December box office

2012-12-18 09:24

The first film in The Hobbit trilogy has raked in $223m at the global box office this weekend, achieving the highest-ever gross for a movie opening in the US in December.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (3D)

2012-12-05 14:41

Sure to delight the faithful, the occasionally brilliant but maddeningly uneven first instalment in an already over-stretched trilogy isn't going to win over any new converts.

New full-length Hobbit trailer lands

2012-09-20 10:58

A stunning new trailer for the first part of Peter Jackson's much-anticipated The Hobbit trilogy, An Unexpected Journey, has been released by Warner Bros.

It's official: The Hobbit to be a trilogy

2012-07-31 07:37

Peter Jackson has announced that The Hobbit will be released as a trilogy, with the final instalment in The Lord of the Rings prequel to be released in late 2014.

Fans love new Hobbit movie

2012-07-15 13:51

The crowd attending Peter Jackson's The Hobbit preview at the Comic-Con convention in California went wild over a 12-minute reel the filmmaker and his colleagues screened.

The Hobbit 'like a family reunion'

2011-11-24 21:17

Elijah Wood says he found it "incredibly surreal" returning to the character of Frodo Baggins for The Hobbit and revealed how Frodo fits into the prequel movie.

Release dates set for Hobbit movies

2011-05-31 10:11

The full titles and release dates for Peter Jackson's two-part adaptation of The Hobbit have been announced.

Hobbit cast: We're ready to go

2011-02-11 22:16

The Hobbit cast members say they are ready to begin work on the much-delayed project in New Zealand.

Freeman gets lead in The Hobbit

2010-10-22 13:21

Director Peter Jackson has said the British actor was always his first choice to play Bilbo Baggins.

 

Sherlock set for 2015 Christmas special?

2014-07-01 22:00

Sherlock star Martin Freeman has suggested the hit BBC detective drama could return for a Christmas special in 2015.

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The second in a trilogy of films adapting The Hobbit, by JRR Tolkien, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug continues the adventures of the title character Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) as he journeys with the Wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellen) and thirteen Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) on an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor. In cinemas 13 December.

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BBC commisions Sherlock for fourth season

2013-03-13 21:57

Benedict Cumberbatch recently confirmed that the BBC has recommissioned the popular drama Sherlock for a fourth season.

Martin Freeman wasn't a Hobbit fan

2012-12-10 19:52

The Hobbit star Martin Freeman has confessed he had never read JRR Tolkien's epic fantasy novel before accepting the role of Bilbo Baggins.

Hobbit fever grips New Zealand

2012-11-26 15:22

Up to 100 000 people are expected to line the streets of Wellington for the world premiere of director Peter Jackson's long-awaited Middle Earth epic The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

Third Hobbit borrows title, gets release date

2012-09-03 08:09

The third Hobbit movie will be released worldwide in July 2014, after taking on the title of the second film - which now has a new name.

Peter Jackson planning third Hobbit film

2012-07-16 21:00

Peter Jackson is in talks about making a third The Hobbit film by splitting The Hobbit: There and Back Again, due for release in December 2013, in two.

The Hobbit trailer whets appetites

2011-12-22 12:46

Watch the debut trailer for Peter Jackson's long-awaited prequel The Hobbit - starring Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins.

Lost actress, Dame Edna join The Hobbit

2011-06-20 12:52

Evangeline Lilly and Australian actor Barry Humphries, best known for his comedic alter ego Dame Edna, have joined the cast of The Hobbit.

Stephen Fry joins The Hobbit

2011-05-19 18:43

Stephen Fry has been cast as The Master of Laketown in The Hobbit, with director Peter Jackson "thrilled to confirm" his part.

James Nesbitt cast in The Hobbit

2010-11-02 14:41

Peter Jackson has said that the production was lucky to have cast the "charming and witty" Irish actor.

Peter Jackson announces 'Hobbit' cast

2010-10-22 11:36

The actor who will play Bilbo Baggins in the Hobbit movies has been revealed.

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