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Elijah Wood

Name:
Elijah Wood

Age:
37

Date of Birth:
Jan 28, 1981

Place of Birth:
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States

Occupation:
Actor, Voice Actor, DJ, Producer

Residence:
Austin, Texas, United States

Years active:
1988–present

Social Profiles:
    

Elijah Wood - Summary Details

Elijah Jordan Wood (born January 28, 1981) is an American actor, voice actor, DJ, and producer. He is best known for his role as Frodo Baggins in Peter Jackson's epic film trilogy The Lord of the Rings (2001–03).

Wood made his film debut with a minor part in Back to the Future Part II (1989). Landing a succession of larger roles, he was critically acclaimed as a child actor by age nine, being nominated for several Young Artist Awards. Notable films during this period include Avalon (1990), Paradise (1991), Radio Flyer, Forever Young (both 1992), The Adventures of Huck Finn and The Good Son (both 1993). He then transitioned into teenage roles with the films North, The War (both 1994), Flipper (1996), The Ice Storm (1997), Deep Impact and The Faculty (both 1998). Following The Lord of the Rings, he has chosen varied roles in films such as Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), Sin City, Green Street, Everything Is Illuminated (all 2005), Paris, je t'aime, Bobby (both 2006), Celeste and Jesse Forever, Maniac (both 2012), Grand Piano (2013), The Last Witch Hunter (2015), The Trust (2016), and I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore (2017).

Wood provided the voice of Mumble in the animated films Happy Feet (2006) and Happy Feet Two (2011), as well as the eponymous lead in the Tim Burton-produced 9 (2009). He was the voice of Spyro in the Legend of Spyro videogame trilogy (2006–08). He also provided the voice of Beck on the Disney XD series Tron: Uprising (2012–13), and starred as Wirt in the Cartoon Network miniseries Over the Garden Wall (2014).

From 2011–14, Wood played the role of Ryan Newman on FX's dark comedy, Wilfred, for which he received a nomination for the Satellite Award for Best...

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Robin Williams Happy Feet Two

The Master of Tap, has a problem because his tiny son, Erik, is choreo-phobic. Reluctant to dance, Erik runs away and encounters The Mighty Sven a penguin who can fly!...
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Crew in A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints

A successful writer living in Los Angeles, Dito (Robert Downey Jr.) is summoned home to Astoria after a 15-year absence by his mother (Dianne Wiest) when his father...
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Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind

Joel (Jim Carrey) is stunned to discover that his girlfriend Clementine (Kate Winslet) has had her memories of their tumultuous relationship erased.
https://www.femail.com.au/eternal_sunshine_of_the_spotless_mind.htm

Rashida Jones; Celeste and Jesse Forever

Celeste and Jesse met in high school, married young and are growing apart. As the reality of their separation sets in, Celeste slowly and painfully realizes she has...
https://www.femail.com.au/celeste-and-jesse-forever.htm

Revenge for Jolly DVD

There is never a dull moment in this perilous tale of revenge, highlighting the genuine bond between a man and his dog.
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Bobby Review

It's the day of Senator Robert Kennedy's visit to the Ambassador Hotel in LA and the day of his untimely death. 'Bobby' presents a snapshot of some of the hotel's...
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The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King Special Edition

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Special Extended Edition offers a stunning, new version of The Return of the King featuring approximately 48 minutes of...
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