In celerbation of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey debuting on Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack and 2-Disc DVD on March 19, Warner Home Video has announced a special online Q&A session with director Peter Jackson on Sunday, March 24 at 3 PM ET/12 PM PT at TheHobbit.com/Sneak. The event will be part of the live first look at footage from The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug that we reported on back in February. The studio also released an infographic filled with facts about the dwarfs and elves in this epic adventure. Take a look at this new image, then read on for more details about how you can submit your own question to Peter Jackson later this month.
Fans can start uploading their video questions for the director between today, March 12, and March 19, through either The Hobbit Facebook Page or the Vine mobile application, using the hashtag #AskPeterJackson. The live online event will be limited to only those who have an UltraViolet code that is obtained by purchasing the Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, or 2-Disc DVD. Visit TheHobbit.com/Sneak for more information.
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