Real-life Gollum and elf queen wow 'The Hobbit' fans at Lido sneak peak

13 December 2012 / 3 years 10 months ago

Source: AsiaOne, Photos: STFans of the JRR Tolkien classic "The Hobbit" were treated to a sneak peak at Lido Cinema Theaters as part of The Straits Times Appreciates Readers (STAR) programme.The fans got to enjoy the Peter Jackson production "The Hobbit: An unexpected journey" and also cheer on those who dressed up for the costume competition.The top three prizes were clinched by Jason Khoo, 29, Sarah Westvik, 15 and Jaslyne Chia, in her 30s.First place winner Jaslyne Chia wowed the crowd with her interpretation of the elf queen, complete with an elaborate metallic wreath crown.One of the honourable mentions was winner Jaslyne Chia's seven-year-old son Tyron Tan. He dressed up in a faux fur coat complete with a thick rustic belt to personify the character Thorin Oakenshield.

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