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Evangeline Lilly is gearing up to show off her self-proclaimed tomboy skills in Peter Jackson's latest J.R.R. Tolkien big screen adaptation, "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug."
Lilly, who spent six seasons from 2004 to 2010 as Kate Austen, the troubled female lead on ABC's "LOST," will once again show her tough side, this time as Tauriel, one of the strongest Silvan Elves in Mirkwood. "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug," which also stars Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Orlando Bloom and Benedict Cumberbatch, hits theaters on Dec. 13, 2013.
Richard Armitage has his dwarf makeup to thank after he suffered a minor injury on the set of "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug."
The 42-year-old actor plays Thorin II Oakenshield, a dwarf who joins main hero Bilbo Baggins on a dangerous quest. "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" is the second installment in Peter Jackson's trilogy, a prequel to "The Lord of the Rings."
Benedict Cumberbatch lends his baritone voice to the dragon Smaug in the upcoming film "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug."
The "Sherlock" and "Fifth Estate" actor recently talked to OTRC.com about the "movie magic" behind his character and he also answered a few fan questions OTRC.com solicited from fans on Twitter. Check out videos from Cumberbatch's interview above.