New Trailer For ‘The Hobbit’ Debuts Sept. 19

    A new trailer for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will debut Wednesday, Sept. 19. Director Peter Jackson is releasing the trailer as a part of Tolkien Week, a worldwide celebration of author J.R.R. Tolkien to honor the 75th anniversary of the first publication of The Hobbit.

    Jackson announced the trailer release with a video on his Facebook page. Also, Jackson mentioned that he will be sharing “special content with you the fans,” but it is unknown what the content will include. Jackson also pointed out that this “very interesting week” also includes Sept. 22: the day of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins’ combined birthday party in The Fellowship of the Ring.

    Check out the video of Jackson’s announcement below. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey opens in theaters on Dec. 14.