Benedict got the chance to see beautiful views of Glenorchy, where he has been filming Peter Jackson's new Tolkien movie The Hobbit.
"It was the most exquisite sensation and when I landed on the ground I wanted to do it again," he said after touching down safely.
"It's such an extreme thing. You think, 'God, I've just had the most massive bite out of life and I'm really hungry for more!'"
Fiona Farquhar, who runs the local skydive club, said: “He was such a lovely guy. He said the scenery up here had blown him away."
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