Watch Benedict Cumberbatch crawl to bring The Hobbit's Smaug to life
Feb 25, 2014

Ever fantasized about wondered how it would look like seeing Benedict Cumberbatch crawl on the floor? Wonder no more!

Menacing statue in theater lobby may be 1st full look at Hobbit's Smaug
May 10, 2013

A scaly new monument has appeared in a cinema foyer that could be the gold-hoarding, hobbit-roasting Smaug.

Watch Smaug destroy a city in intense new Hobbit trailer
Jan 14, 2013

One of the most anticipated bits of Peter Jackson's Hobbit trilogy has been the epic dragon Smaug, which J.R.R. Tolkien fans have been dying to see on the big screen for decades. Now we have our first glimpse at the mighty creature in action.

Peter Jackson says Smaug WILL (kinda) be in the 1st Hobbit pic
Dec 17, 2012

Ever since we learned that we're getting three Hobbit films instead of two, we've been wondering just how Peter Jackson might fit everything together. Given that film two is subtitled The Desolation of Smaug, we assumed the big bad dragon wouldn't show up until then, but according to Jackson, we'll get to glimpse him this December.

Read Benedict Cumberbatch's hilarious description of his Hobbit role
Dec 17, 2012

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has opened up about one of the two roles he'll get to play in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit—and his description of that role is absolutely hilarious.

Cumberbatch teases how we're gonna meet Smaug in The Hobbit films
Dec 17, 2012

We knew Peter Jackson's now-trilogy based on J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit would feature the famed dragon Smaug, played by Benedict Cumberbatch, but what we didn't know is when we might meet him. Now it seems Cumberbatch may have let Jackson's scheme slip.

Did we blink and miss our first look at The Hobbit's dragon Smaug?
Dec 17, 2012

Some people have awesomely keen eyes—and a lot of time on their hands, too, luckily for geekdom everywhere. And so it is that we may have completely missed our very first "look" at The Hobbit's big bad dragon Smaug. Until now.

Forbes reveals which sci-fi character is richer than Tony Stark
Dec 17, 2012

It takes a lot of green to afford a place like Wayne Manor, or to generate something as awesome as an Iron Man suit in the privacy of your own home, or to keep an entire clan of vampires secret and comfortable for decades. Bruce Wayne, Tony Stark and Twilight's Carlisle Cullen are all filthy rich, but there's one fictional character who's got more dough than all of them combined.

Hobbit news: Smaug will be unlike any dragon you've seen
Dec 14, 2012

Director Guillermo del Toro has new ideas for the dragon at the heart of The Hobbit.