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Watch: Stephen Colbert Interviews Smaug from 'The Hobbit' Trilogy

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by Ethan Anderton December 12, 2014Source: Comedy Central[1][2]


After posing for a photoshoot inspired by Peter Jackson's trilogy adaptation of The Hobbit, late night satirist and future inheritor of "The Late Show with David Letterman," Stephen Colbert, continued his love for all things J.R.R. Tolkien by interviewing the one and only Smaug the tyrannical, the dragon under the mountain. And this isn't just an interview with a puppet, but rather a fully animated version of the dragon, or at least as much as would fit in the small space of Colbert's studio. I wonder how much it cost to get this feature together, especially since Benedict Cumberbatch clearly recorded his voice for it. Watch![3][4]

Here's Stephen Colbert's interview with Smaug for The Hobbit (via Comedy Central[5]):


You can still watch the entire Comic-Con panel for The Hobbit, hosted by Stephen Colbert, right here[6].

In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit… J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit[7], being directed by Peter Jackson as three separate movies, is set in Middle-Earth 60 years before Tolkien's Lord of the Rings, which Jackson and his filmmaking team brought to the big screen in a trilogy ten years ago. The films, with screenplays by Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Guillermo del Toro and Peter Jackson, were shot consecutively in 48FPS 3D using the latest cameras. The Hobbit follows the journey of Bilbo Baggins, played by Martin Freeman, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor. The Battle of the Five Armies arrives in theaters in HFR, IMAX & 3D on December 17th[8] later this year. It all ends in December - see you then.

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