Actor of ‘Doctor Who’ and ‘The Hobbit’ fame visits FOX 13 to preview FantasyCon

Posted at 5:16 PM, Jul 02, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-02 19:17:43-04

SALT LAKE CITY -- FantasyCon kicks off in Salt Lake City Wednesday night, and Wednesday morning Sylvester McCoy of "Doctor Who" and "The Hobbit" fame visited the FOX 13 News Studio.

McCoy played the Seventh Doctor on "Doctor Who" and Radagast the Brown in the new "The Hobbit" films, the third of which is slated to release later this year. See the video above for McCoy's interview, and click here to learn more about FantasyCon, which takes place July 3 to July 5. A kickoff event hosted by Elijah Wood is scheduled for Wednesday night.