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Last Updated: Thursday October 31 2002 13:03 GMT

Elijah Wood (Frodo)

Elijah Wood as Frodo Baggins
Full name: Elijah Jordan Wood
Nicknames: Lij, Monkey
Birthday: 28 January 1981
Born: Iowa, USA
Height: 5ft 6"
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Blue
Family: Parents Warren and Deborah. Older brother Zach and younger sis, Hannah
Films: He's also starred in Forever Young, The Adventures of Huck Finn, North, Flipper, Deep Impact, Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over, The Lord of the Rings (of course!)
LOTR character: Frodo Baggins

Other stuff:

  • He's learning to sing professionally
  • He collects Star Wars stuff,
  • He was rumoured to be dating German film actress Franka Potente
  • He has two dogs called Levonne and Rascal
  • If he wasn't an actor, he'd want to be a secret agent!
  • He sometimes wears glasses
  • He LOVES the book The Hobbit - the book which JRR Tolkien wrote before the Lord of the Rings trilogy
  • Elijah says he's a "hopeless romantic"
  • His fave actors are Tim Roth and Emma Thompson
  • He's mad about music, especially the Smashing Pumpkins, Massive Attack, Jimi Hendrix, The Beatles and Radiohead




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