(1979) Played Samwise Gamgee in the BBC production of J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings" alongside Ian Holm
and Michael Hordern
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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You come to realise there is this huge disparity between what you think about yourself and your work and what other people think about you and your work, at first you either think they're insane or that it's a conspiracy to make you look stupid. Or maybe, just maybe, they're right, and you're sometimes quite good at what you do.
Played the part of "Sam Gamgee" in the original BBC radio production of The Lord of the Rings alongside Ian Holm
as "Frodo". Peter Jackson
(director of the
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
) gave this version to those members of his cast who hadn't read the book.
His gaunt, pale appearance