Video: The Hobbit Cast Do Their First Press Conference

hobbit-castAfter months of writing stories so tenuous that they wouldn’t even get into The Hobbiton Herald, finally we have something brilliantly tangible to bring you from Hobbit production HQ. First we have this cast photo – which is so important that we’ve broken our usual article format – and we also have this video of the crew’s first press conference courtesy of Stuff. Peter Jackson is noticeable by his absence: he’s under orders to stay at home to recuperate following surgery to repair a perforated ulcer. You wait for a bus… (Filming kicks-off on March 21st)