The sequel to Peter Jackson‘s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is due out December 13 from Warner Bros, the second of three MGM- and Warners-produced movies adapted from JRR Tolkien’s Lord Of The Rings prequel novel. Here’s the first look at the The Desolation Of Smaug, which introduces the titular dragon voiced by Benedict Cumberbatch:

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Jonah
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1 year
Both have amazing VO-friendly voices.
Wicked
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1 year
Very well said. One specific gripe I had was that the dragon did indeed look very CG....
guest
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1 year
I'm only going to watch this to hear Cumberbatch's amazing voice.