11:35am PT by Ryan Gajewski
Watch 'SNL' Mock 'The Hobbit' With 'The Office: Middle Earth'
Being the guy who saved Middle Earth is not as glamorous as you might think.
Martin Freeman, who can soon be seen in The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, hosted Saturday Night Live this weekend. One memorable sketch showed how Bilbo Baggins would fare with the characters of the U.K. version of The Office, which Freeman also starred in.
"The brave Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, now works at a paper company," Bilbo (Freeman) said. "And I drive a Jetta."
The segment featured appearances by Gollum (Taran Killam), who is not pleased to find his beloved ring encased in Jell-O, and Gandalf (Bobby Moynihan), who channels David Brent by calling himself "lord of the reams."
See the full sketch below.