As we reported yesterday, the world premiere is happening tonight in Wellington, New Zealand, with a live stream of the event starting at 9:50 PM ET/6:50 PM PT. The festivities will also include a performance by Neil Finn, who will play the "Song of the Lonely Mountain" featured on The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. You won't want to miss out on this big event, so come back later tonight and watch all the glitz and glamour on the red carpet in the video player.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was released December 14th, 2012 and stars Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott, Graham McTavish, William Kircher, James Nesbitt, Stephen Hunter. The film is directed by Peter Jackson.