Bilbo Baggins

See Bilbo face off against Gollum in the latest Hobbit TV spot
Jan 14, 2013

The Hobbit is so close to coming out that, basically, every day is a new opportunity for Peter Jackson and co. to give us another taste of what's in store. This time, we get a voiceover from Gandalf, some dwarf shenanigans, and Bilbo facing off against none other than Gollum himself.

Bilbo marvels at world outside the Shire in epic new Hobbit pic
Dec 17, 2012

We know it's been a decade or so since Peter Jackson first started playing around in Middle-earth with Lord of the Rings, but judging by a new pic from his upcoming Hobbit trilogy, he hasn't lost his Tolkien-esque flair.

Bilbo tries to avoid becoming troll dinner in new Hobbit TV spot
Dec 17, 2012

One thing we've always loved about Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings films is the blend of drama and comedy that he managed to pull off, and from what we've seen so far, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will continue that fine and funny tradition. Take for instance this new TV spot, where Bilbo Baggins tries to talk his way out of being dinner for a trio of hungry trolls.

Bilbo Baggins begins his journey in magical new Hobbit photo
Dec 16, 2012

Bilbo Baggins is on the move! Warner Bros. has released a brand new photo of everyone's favorite ring-bearer stopping and staring in the latest still fromThe Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

Image of the Day: 1st official pic of Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins
Dec 14, 2012

Image of the Day: 1st official pic of Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins

Update: MGM trying again to get Martin Freeman to play Bilbo
Dec 14, 2012

Here's a quick 101 on the recent Hobbit rumors. Martin Freeman, who plays Dr. Watson in the BBC's Sherlock series, was allegedly offered the role of Bilbo Baggins but turned it down, although no one was sure if any of that really happened. Today, it not only looks like it happened, but there's suddenly a very good chance he'll end up playing Bilbo.