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Elijah Wood

Elijah Wood


Date of Birth:
Jan 28, 1981

Place of Birth:
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States

Actor, Voice Actor, DJ, Producer

Austin, Texas, United States

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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...

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Elijah Wood & Jennifer Connelly 9 Interviews

The new animated feature, 9, takes animation to new levels, in this often dark and sobering post-apocalyptic drama. The lead voices are played by Lord of the Rings'...

Elijah Wood

When the first in Peter Jackson's long-awaited "Lord of the Rings" trilogy finally hits theatres, actor Elijah Wood will shoulder considerable responsibility. As...

George Miller, Elijah Wood, Alecia Moore, 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!...

Vin Diesel The Last Witch Hunter

The last remaining witch hunter battles against an uprising of witches in modern day New York.


The movie 9 is from legendary filmmakers Tim Burton, Shane Acker and Timur Bekmambetov and features the voice of Elijah Wood, John C. Reilly, Jennifer Connelly and...

Happy Feet DVD

Who can resist the toe-tapping music sensation that turns everyone into 'Happy Feet'. With a sensational cast, clever music mixing and an enlightening tale of a...

LOR: The Fellowship of the Ring

Set in mythic pre-historic times, a young hobbit named Frodo Baggins inherits a magic ring from his adoptive father Bilbo. Wise to the powers that the magic ring...

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.

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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