Friday, December 06, 2013
Cumberbatch Discusses Doing Smaug and the Necromancer
The main bad guy of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is the dragan itself as played by Benedict Cumberbatch. However, he also has another role in the movie, as the Necromancer, who is kind of a pre-formed version of Sauron. In the interview below with HitFix, the actor discusses the challenge of mo-capping and voicing the two roles.