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Elijah Wood is an American actor best known for portraying Frodo Baggins in Peter Jackson's blockbuster Lord of the Rings film trilogy. In addition to reprising the role in The Hobbit series, Wood also recently played Ryan in the FX television comedy Wilfred (2011) and voiced Beck in the Disney XD animated television series TRON: Uprising (2012). ... See full bio »

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 2016 The Trust (post-production)
David Waters
 2015 The Last Witch Hunter (completed)
Dolan Thirty-Seven
 2014 Set Fire to the Stars
John M. Brinnin
 2014 Cooties
 2013 The Wind Rises
Sone (English version, voice)
 2012 Maniac
 2012 Revenge for Jolly!
 2011 Happy Feet 2
Mumble (voice)
 2009/I 9
#9 (voice)
 2007 Day Zero
 2006 Happy Feet
Mumble (voice)
 2006 Bobby
 2005 Sin City
 1999/I Black & White
 1999 The Bumblebee Flies Anyway
Barney Snow
 1994 North
 1992 Radio Flyer
 1991 Paradise
Willard Young
 1990 Avalon
Michael Kaye
 1990 Internal Affairs
Sean Stretch
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[on concluding filming of LOTR:] Frodo will look more haggard, but not as bad as Gollum. There is a massive transformation, but the journey should have a physical effect on him, which makes sense as I look a lot older than when I started filming. I was 18 then, and it's appropriate that he looks older, too. And if I've done my job right, then you should empathize with him. When it came to the end... See more »


He heard about the Lord of the Rings trilogy while filming The Faculty (1998). Immediately, he sensed that this was the chance of a lifetime. Director George Huang, a personal friend of Wood's, filmed his audition tape for the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. He shot the scene from different angles which were cut together for the video. They sent the video off to New Zealand for director Peter Jackson ... See more »


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