As production continues on The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey in New Zealand, new glimpses of these Middle Earth characters keep coming in. Today we have the first look at dwarves Fili (Dean O'Gorman) and Kili (Aiden Turner) from The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, which is working towards a December 14, 2012 release date. Click on the photo of Fili and Kili below to access our growing gallery, and you can also read a description of the characters below the photo.
Two of the youngest dwarves, Fili and Kili have been born into the royal line of Durin and raised under the stern guardianship of their uncle, Thorin Oakensheild. Neither has ever travelled far, nor ever seen the fabled Dwarf City of Erebor. For both, the journey to the Lonely Mountain represents adventure and excitement. Skilled fighters, both brothers set off on their adventure armed with the invincible courage of youth, neither being able to imagine the fate which lies before them.