Excerpt via The One Ring Net:
“Movie theatres in 11 different cities will be simultaneously hooked up by satellite for the Live Event to celebrate the forthcoming release of The Desolation of Smaug.
The Desolation of Smaug LIVE Fan Event:
Date: November 4, 2013
Time: 2pm PT / 5pm ET”
(and corresponding timezones around the world)
(So for North America, that means: 2pm LA time, 4pm Chicago time, 5pm NYC time.)
A special invitation to attend this live fan event from Richard Armitage who portrays Thorin Oakenshield (Thorin image in bookmark left; poster right) in The Hobbit films trilogy, including the second film, “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug”:
For more insights into two of the pivotal characters pitted against each other in “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” — Thorin Oakenshield (portrayed by Richard Armitage) and Thranduil (portrayed by Lee Pace)–visit a detailed series of FMovie interviews scanned and shared on the Heirs of Durin site:
Richard Armitage as Thorin Oakenshield Lee Pace as Thranduil
My thoughts about the THDofS Fan Event will appear below later Monday Evening–after I have seen it. However, I probably won’t get to see it live from the beginning due to a meeting I can’t change. But don’t let that stop you from commenting below. And if you are a fellow blogger/tumblr also posting on this event, please share your post title and link in a comment below.
So while we are waiting for the live event, let’s watch and enjoy the official THDofS trailer once more: