A host of stars are expected to attend the first UK performance of the latest JRR Tolkien adaptation.
The Duke of Cambridge is among the names expected to be in attendance tonight.
The author, JRR Tolkein, grew up in the West Midlands which he used as an inspiration for his writing.
You can keep up-to-date with the premiere on the ITV National website.
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