Our favourite Middle Earth fan boy participated in ‘The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Live Event’, sending in a video asking Peter Jackson a complex question about portraying the differentiation of Elves in ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’. And Peter has a question for Stephen …
(Stephen appears from 1:28 – 3:48)
(Thanks to StephenSmile64 and Cosmo for the Tip!)
EPISODE NUMBER: 9034 (December 6, 2012)
GUESTS: Peter Jackson
SEGMENTS: The Pundit: Or Colbert and Back Again – Hobbit Week Night Four | Jim DeMint’s Resignation | Stephen Colbert Wax On & Wax Off at Madame Tussauds Pt. 1 | Stephen Colbert Wax On & Wax Off at Madame Tussauds Pt. 2 | Sign Off – The Pundit: Or Colbert and Back Again – Hobbit Week Concludes
SUIT REPORT: Pin stripped suit | Light blue shirt | Red stripped tie
VIDEOS:Thursday, December 6, 2012
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Hello Hubsters and Hobbiters!
Yes, as we all know by now, it is HOBBIT week on the Report! The first film of the trilogy, An Unexpected Journey, officially premieres December 14th, in IMAX and HD, so fans will truly be able to feel as if they’re entering Middle Earth. (The next two, The Desolation of Smaug and There and Back Again, will screen in 2013 and 2014, respectively.) Stephen must feel as if his self-described “joy machine” has just kicked into overdrive. Does anyone remember Woody Allen’s Sleepers and the Orgasmatron? I think this will be the emotional equivalent of that physical experience for Mr. Colbert. I expect we’re going to see a blissfully happy host on the next four shows.
Here are two articles trumpeting what’s about to happen this week:
In the LA Times.
In Rolling Stone.
Because you know who most of these guests are, I’ve gone light on the bios and a little heavier on the links. And let’s enjoy these precious episodes as we count down to the holiday break.
And by the way–David Hallberg tweeted a picture of “fellow tights-wearing friend” Stephen at the Kennedy Center gala, where Hallberg was honoring ballerina Natalia Makarova and Stephen was toasting David Letterman.
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