James Nesbitt

‘The Hobbit’ Photo Featuring Martin Freeman Surrounded by Dwarfs

A new photo has been released from The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, which arrives in theaters nationwide December 14. Martin Freeman stars as Bilbo Baggins, and this photo featues the hobbit surrounded by dwarfs played by William Kircher, Graham McTavish, James Nesbitt, and John Callen. Click on the photo below to access our growing gallery for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was released December 14th, 2012.

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‘The Hobbit’ Set Photos with Andy Serkis Preparing for Gollum

The first cast photos have begun to spill out of director Peter Jackson's New Zealand based set for the upcoming The Lord of The Rings prequel The Hobbit. Spotted coming out of his trailer was Andy Serkis in preparation to shoot scenes as Gollum. Adam Brown, who plays Ori, and James Nesbitt, who plays Bofur, were also seen heading off to film scenes for this anticipated adaptation of the J.R.R. Tolkien novel. Check out the images below.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was released December 14th, 2012.

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‘The Hobbit’ Dwarf Training Details from James Nesbitt

Peter Jackson's long-awaited and much troubled prequel The Hobbit is finally going to start shooting early next year. James Nesbitt, who is set to play the dwarf Bofur in the fantasy adventure, recently caught up with The Sun, trevealing that he will soon be embarking on a month-long Dwarf training expedition.

Nesbitt will fly to New Zealand mid-January to begin filming the J.R.R. Tolkien adaptation. The first week of the yearlong shoot will put the forty-five year old actor through rigorous sword fight training and horseback riding courses, all of which he will do in his full dwarf costume.

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‘The Hobbit’ Adds James Nesbitt and Adam Brown

James Nesbitt and Adam Brown have boarded Peter Jackson's The Hobbit, which is scheduled to begin shooting in February, followed by the production of The Hobbit Sequel.

According to Variety, James Nesbitt will play Bofur, described by the producers as "a disarmingly forthright, funny and occasionally brave Dwarf. Adam Brown will play Ori, another of the pic's Dwarf Company.

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