Bilbo Baggins Archives

Weta Workshop Reveals Lord of the Rings Bilbo Baggins Statue
The Lord of the Rings fans is in for a real treat as Weta Workshop reveals their newest statue featuring Bilbo Baggins This 1:6 scale statue shows off the adventurer Bilbo Baggins in his study while in his Hobbit Hole in Bag End This piece is a celebration of the 20th Anniversary of The Lord[...]
Read Peter Jackson's Heartfelt Goodbye To Ian Holm
Peter Jackson directed Ian Holm as Bilbo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films Even in limited screen time, it is immeasurable what he added to them Sadly, Holm passed away on Friday, leaving a legacy in acting that will stand the test of time From Alien, Chariots of Fire, The[...]
Peter Jackson Shifted the Production of 'The Hobbit' for Martin Freeman
According to Jackson, there was only one man who could play the young Bilbo Baggins from The Shire, and that man was Martin Freeman Peter Jackson wanted him so badly, he shifted the whole production of the films to accommodate him Freeman says Guillermo del Toro, originally slated to direct the films, gave him a[...]
Martin Freeman Joins Captain America: Civil War
John Watson opposite Benedict Cumberbatch in Sherlock as well as being Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit films  There was no mention of what role he will be playing (let the speculation being). Captain America: Civil War will be in theaters on May 6th, 2016… a year from tomorrow. So Martin and Cumberbatch are together in Sherlock, The[...]
A Look At The Visual Effects For The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies
Here we have one of the best, Weta, showing us the VFX for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies The adventures of Bilbo Baggins and the company of dwarves comes to a climatic conclusion when they are faced with the devastating consequences of having unleashed the dragon Smaug, and reclaiming the Lonely Mountain[...]