Evangeline Lilly anxious over ‘Hobbit’ role
Evangeline Lilly fears “purist” fans will hate herrole in The Hobbit because her character didn’t feature in the book and was invented solely for the fantasy film adaptation.
The Lost actress’ Sylvan elf Tauriel was created especially for director Peter Jackson‘s upcoming Lord of the Rings prequel, based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s classic novel The Hobbit.
But Lilly admits she is terrified Tolkien devotees won’t respond well when the movie epic is released next year.Posted in Casting Rumors, Evangeline Lilly, Hobbit Cast News, Hobbit Movie on September 23, 2011 by linuxelf Source: 3news.co.nz