Hobbit stars trickle in to Wellington

Last updated 15:24 25/11/2012
Elijah Wood
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BACK IN AOTEAROA: Elijah Wood, who reprises his role of Frodo in the Hobbit trilogy, flew in to New Zealand ahead of the premiere of An Unexpected Journey.
Andy Serkis
Reuters
SNEAKING: Andy Serkis, who voices and plays Gollum, arrived in New Zealand ahead of the premiere of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

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Hobbit fever is taking hold in Wellington, with at least three stars already in the capital ahead of Wednesday's big premiere.

Andy Serkis, Richard Armitage and Elijah Wood flew in to New Zealand this morning and have already flown to Wellington.


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They were photographed at Auckland International airport before heading to the domestic terminal for the final leg of their journey.

Tens of thousands of people were expected to line the streets of Wellington for the world premiere of  The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey on Wednesday.

The weather forecast is good, with sunny skies and a high of 21 degrees Celsius predicted by MetService.

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