John Callen rose to fame as an actor, gracing the silver screen many times over the course of his Hollywood career. Callen started off his career in film with roles in the period drama "Pictures" (1981) with Kevin J Wilson, the Carmel McGlone comedy "Send a Gorilla" (1988) and the action film "Rainbow Warrior" (1994) with Jon Voight. He then acted in "Feathers of Peace" (2000), the Randy Quaid adventure "Treasure Island Kids" (2007) and the Ian McKellen smash hit fantasy "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" (2012). He also appeared in the Ian McKellen hit fantasy sequel "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" (2013). More recently, Callen acted in the Martin Freeman box office smash adventure "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" (2014).