You are not permitted to download, save or email this image. Visit image gallery to purchase the image.By Illustrations Entertainment 0 Comments Actress Cate Blanchett walks the red carpet at The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' World Premiere at Embassy Theatre. Fans turned up in the thousands to catch a glimpse of the stars of The Hobbit. Producer Philippa Boyens The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' World Premiere at Embassy Theatre The crowd peers though a bus shelter The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' World Premiere at Embassy Theatre. Every vantage point was taken. Director Peter Jackson on the red carpet. Director Peter Jackson at a maori welcome at Te Papa Nasby fan actor James Nesbitt yells to the crowd Actor Richard Armitage Actor Stephen Hunter Barry Humpries and Director Peter Jackson at a maori welcome at Te Papa Actor Elijah Wood Actor Elijah Wood stops to talk to fans On the red carpet for the world premiere of 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' in Wellington yesterday. Photos by Craig Baxter; prints available from otagoimages.co.nz. Comment now Related Stories People: Art awards People: Floral show People: Festival launch People: Ford car run Henry Ford Celebration Car Run People: Book launch of 'The Snow Farmer' People: Opening night of 'Grease' People: Winter Ball People: Bannockburn Wine Map Launch People: Duncan Laing biography book launch People: Otago Medical Research Foundation lunch People: Otago School of Medical Sciences photographic competition More Add a Comment Login or register to post comments.