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Saturday, July 9, 2011
THE HOBBIT (2012-2013): Oin (John Callen), Gloin (Peter Hambleton) First Photo
Oin (John Callen), Gloin (Peter Hambleton), The Hobbit
The Oin (John Callen), Gloin (Peter Hambleton) The Hobbit First Photo has premiered. The Hobbit (2012-2013)’s John Callen, Peter Hambleton, Oin, Gloin photo is the first official photo of the dwarfs from Peter Jackson‘s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit: There and Back Again.
An official description of the characters from Warner Bros:
Distant cousins of Thorin Oakenshield, these two doughty Northern Dwarves join the Company out of a sense of loyalty to their kin, and also because they have a substantial sum of money invested in the venture. Along with Bombur, Gloin is the only other married Dwarf in the Company (there being a shortage of female dwarves in general). His wife is an acclaimed beauty with a particularly fine beard. Gloin is the proud father of a young son, Gimli, who will go on to become part of the famous Fellowship of the Ring.
The Hobbit‘s plot synopsis:
The Hobbit follows the journey of title character Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, which was long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached out of the blue by the wizard Gandalf the Grey, Bilbo finds himself joining a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior, Thorin Oakensheild. Their journey will take them into the Wild; through treacherous lands swarming with Goblins and Orcs, deadly Wargs and Giant Spiders, Shapeshifters and Sorcerers. Although their goal lies to the East and the wastelands of the Lonely Mountain first they must escape the goblin tunnels, where Bilbo meets the creature that will change his life forever … Gollum.
Here, alone with Gollum, on the shores of an underground lake, the unassuming Bilbo Baggins not only discovers depths of guile and courage that surprise even him, he also gains possession of Gollum’s “precious” ring that holds unexpected and useful qualities … A simple, gold ring that is tied to the fate of all Middle-earth in ways Bilbo cannot begin to know.
Besides John Callen and Peter Hambleton, The Hobbit cast also includes Jed Brophy, Adam Brown, Mark Hadlow, Evangeline Lilly, Barry Humphries, Andy Serkis, Hugo Weaving, Cate Blanchett, Christopher Lee, Ian Holm, Elijah Wood, Orlando Bloom, Benedict Cumberbatch, Luke Evans, Richard Armitage, Stephen Fry, Ryan Gage, Stephen Hunter,William Kircher, Sylvester McCoy, Bret McKenzie, Graham McTavish, Mike Mizrahi,James Nesbitt, Dean O’Gorman, Lee Pace, Mikael Persbrandt, Conan Stevens, Ken Stott, Jeffrey Thomas, and Aidan Turner.
For more The Hobbit photos, videos, and information, check out our The Hobbit Page. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will be released on December 14, 2012 and The Hobbit: There and Back Againon December 13, 2013 in US theaters.