Regular readers know that there are few directors we love like Guillermo del Toro. The reasons are clear: any time he sits down for an interview, you know you’re going to get funny, candid, insightful material.
So when MTV decided to probe him with fan questions about The Hobbit, he was only too happy to oblige. He talks about tackling the dwarves, warns people not to assume he’s already cast Ron Perlman as greedy dragon Smaug and recounts Peter Jackson’s most valuable piece of advice which boils down to, er, go on a diet…
There are more questions and answers over at MTV’s main site, so make sure you click both links.