Sherlock Holmes: Shhh.
“It’s a bit like a fledgeling duck, finding your flippers.”
- Martin Freeman on getting used to wearing those Hobbit feet, from the SDCC panel Q&A
By all accounts The Hobbit panel went down a storm in Hall H yesterday afternoon, and Martin Freeman in particular has come in for a lot of praise for his multi layered portrayal of the lead character, Bilbo Baggins. We’ve collected various reports and choice quotes from the panel below the break, which also features much talk in the film of the dragon Smaug, played of course by one Benedict Cumberbatch… there are spoilers from the start below.
For those who wanted it re-bloggable a brief account of just how amazing Benedict’s parents are. v excited to find out that Timothy will be in Parades End as Tietjens father. His mother was just as keen to have an air date as we are!
I introduced myself and we chatted a bit about Benedict & the…
♚ Benedict and Hats [also Martin & Hats]
The only one I don’t like is bottom left… But I’m team hat!batch all the way!
What is this one in top row, second from right? The Invisible Man? Never seen a picture before… And, I agree. Last row to the left is messy. Hat!Batch ;)