Bloom explained about the crazed fans, “There's something about this franchise of movies, and this story that allows people to sort of escape, which is what people love to go to the movies for.”
Watch more of our interview!
Plus, check out this in-depth sneak peek of “The Desolation of Smaug,” in theaters December 13.
“Extra” special correspondent Josh Zepps, host of HuffPost Live, recently covered the worldwide fan event for "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” chatting with Legolas himself, Orlando Bloom.
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