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"The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" has plenty of people running about - hobbits, wizards, elves, goblins, orcs, trolls, a dragon and 13 dwarves.

AccessHollywood.com is taking a look at the 13 new characters that you might have trouble keeping track of as another trek through Middle Earth begins in the highly anticipated "Lord of the Rings" prequel trilogy from director Peter Jackson, based on the classic novel by J.R.R. Tolkien.

1. Thorin Oakenshield, played by Richard Armitage, is the leader of the dwarf company that descends upon Bilbo Baggin as he attempts to reclaim his kingdom from the ...

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