The pictures show a fierce Cumberbatch as he becomes the Dragon Smaug for the much anticipated next installment of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy. I didn’t think it was possible for Cumberbatch to look more scary and intimidating.
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug hits theaters on December 13th.
Steve “Rifflo” Fitch – Legendarium News Director
Steve, also known as “Rifflo”, is a University MBA Administrator in Ontario Canada where he lives with his wife, Lisa and two young daughters, Alexa and Ava. Steve has an extensive background in corporate sales. Steve also worked for ISAF: International Security Assistance Force and the Canadian Military as a recruiter in Human Resources for the operations in Bosnia and Afghanistan. When not immersed in Tolkien works,sci-fi, and film, you can find him training in Muay Thai, Italian rapier, German longsword, and Mixed Martial Arts. Follow Steve on Twitter @HobbitSteve