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Elijah Wood

Elijah Wood at ComicCon 2009
Born Elijah Jordan Wood
January 28, 1981 (1981-01-28) (age 29)
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1989 – present
.Elijah Jordan Wood (born January 28, 1981) is an American actor.^ Elijah Jordan Wood (born January 28, 1981) is an American actor and music executive.
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^ Birth name Elijah Jordan Wood .
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^ Elijah Jordan Wood was born on January 28, 1981, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to Warren and Debbie Wood.
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Making his film debut with a minor part in the Back to the Future Part II (1989), he landed a succession of subsequent larger roles and became a critically acclaimed child actor by age 13.
.After his high-profile role as the Frodo Baggins in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings trilogy, he has resisted typecasting by choosing varied roles in critically-acclaimed films such as Bobby, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Sin City, Green Street and Everything Is Illuminated.^ He's gone the indie route with pictures like "Everything is Illuminated," "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" and "Hooligans."
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^ Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) more movies like this .
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^ Frodo Baggins in Peter Jackson's epic adaptation of JRR Tolkien's classic The Lord of the Rings trilogy .
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.Most recently he starred in the film Day Zero (2007) and provided the voice of the main character, Mumble, in the award-winning animated film Happy Feet.^ Mumble in Happy Feet (video game).
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^ Most recently he starred in ensemble film Bobby and provided the voice of the main character in award-winning animated film Happy Feet.
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^ In Happy Feet 2 , Williams will again voice Ramon and Lovelace, while Wood will voice main character Mumble.
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.He also played an American tourist turned vampire in Paris, je t'aime.^ Paris, je t'aime young American tourist US release: April, 2007 .
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^ He also played an American tourist turned vampire in Paris, je t'aime.
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^ Synopsis: Vincenzo Natali , the filmmaker behind the mind-bending cult classic Cube , contributed this film to the collection Paris, Je T'Aime .
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.In 2005, he started his own record label, Simian Records.^ In 2005, Eljiah launched his own record label, Simian Records.
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^ In 2005, he started his own record label.
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^ In 2005, Elijah started his own record label.
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His next project is the upcoming Iggy Pop biopic The Passenger.
.In 2006, he became a well-known voice actor in video gaming and would soon become the voice of the video game icon, Spyro the Dragon.^ You did a Spyro Video Game.
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^ Wood provides the voice of Spyro, in the new game The Legend of Spyro: A New Beginning.
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^ Capone: You have done voice work before in animation and in video games, is there a key to making it sound natural?
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.In 2008, he set a new world record when he became the first person ever to cross the Victoria Falls on ropes during an appearance on Jack Osbourne's show Adrenaline Junkie.^ (February 2007) His record label Simian Records released its first album, New Magnetic Wonder by The Apples in Stereo .
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^ Next Showing: The Passenger is set to come out during summer 2008.

^ You bitch about bands, you talk about new records and shows you've seen.
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Early life

.Wood, the second of three children, was born and raised in Cedar Rapids, Iowa to Debra D. (née Krause) and Warren W. Wood, delicatessen operators.^ Elijah was born the middle of three children to parents, Warren and Debbie Wood.
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^ He was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and is the middle child.
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^ Elijah Jordan Wood was born on January 28, 1981, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to Warren and Debbie Wood.
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[2] .He is of English, Austrian, German, and Danish descent.^ Elijah is of English, Irish, German and Polish descent.
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[3] .Wood has a brother seven years his senior, Zachariah "Zach" Wood, and a sister two years his junior, Hannah Wood.^ He has an older brother Zack and a younger sister Hannah Wood .
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^ He has an older brother Zack and a younger sister Hannah Wood.
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^ Wood: Elijah, my mother named all of her children, I have a brother and a sister, biblical names.
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.At age ten, Wood began modeling in his hometown and took piano lessons from Marlene Loftsgaarden in Cedar Rapids.^ At the age of three, Woods become a model for his hometown and began to play the piano.
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^ As a child he took piano lessons from Marlene Loftsgaarden in Cedar Rapids.
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^ Born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on January 28, 1981, Elijah Wood began his career as a child model and commercial and television actor.
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.August 2009" style="white-space:nowrap;">[citation needed] He took to the stage in his elementary school's staging of the play The Sound of Music.^ Elijah was in his elementary school's production of The Sound of Music .
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^ He took to the stage in his elementary school's staging of the play The Sound of Music.
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^ Jack White doesn't know what he's going to play when he goes on stage, there's no set list.
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.The following year, he graduated to the title character in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.^ The following year, he graduated to the title character in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
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^ By the next year he had graduated to the title role in The Wizard Of Oz, as well as serving as a choir boy in the Marion Creative Council production of See How They Run.
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^ The familiar tale follows the title character as he attempts to escape from the poverty and crime that surrounds him.
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.He also served as choir boy during the production of See How They Run, produced by the Marion Creative Council.^ Wood also served as choir boy during the production of See How They Run, produced by the Marion Creative Council.
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^ But seeing how they act here just might make him take legal action.
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^ You see how they talk and curse at me but that is nothing to what has been done to some others who have been hounded nearly to death.
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Career

Early career

.Wood modeled and did local commercials before moving with his family to Los Angeles in 1988, where he got his first break, a small role in a video by Paula Abdul - "Forever Your Girl," directed by David Fincher.^ Elijah was in Paula Abdul's "Forever Your Girl" music video.
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^ It was there that Wood got his first break, a small role in a video by Paula Abdul, "Forever Your Girl," directed by David Fincher.
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^ Born in Cedar Rapids, IA, Wood modeled and did local commercials before moving with his family to Los Angeles in 1988.
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.Film work followed almost instantly in Back to the Future Part II (1989).^ I can't remember him in "Back to the Future II".
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^ Film work almost instantly followed, with a bit part in the 1989 Back to the Future II .

^ He moved from Cedar Rapids, Iowa to Los Angeles and booked his first roles in Paula Abdul's memorable video Straight Up and the feature film Back to the Future Part II. Elijah has starred in over 40 fea...
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.It was Wood's role as Aidan Quinn's son in Barry Levinson's 1990 film Avalon (the third film in the Baltimore trilogy containing 1982's Diner and 1987's Tin Men) that first gave Wood attention, as the film received widespread critical acclaim and was nominated for four Academy Awards.^ It was Wood's role as Aidan Quinn's son in Barry Levinson's 1990 film Avalon (the third film in the Baltimore trilogy containing 1982's Diner and 1987's Tin Men) that first gave Wood attention, as the film received widespread critical acclaim and was nominated for four Academy Awards.
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^ Notable roles Avalon (1990) .
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^ It was Wood 's role as Aidan Quinn 's son in Barry Levinson 's 1990 Avalon (the third film in the Baltimore trilogy containing Diner [1982] and Tin Men [1987]) that first gave Wood attention, as the film received widespread critical acclaim and was nominated for four Academy Awards.

.After a small part in the Richard Gere movie Internal Affairs (1990), he secured his first starring role in Paradise (1991), playing a young boy who brings estranged couple Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson back together.^ Woods played the lead role in the movie.
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^ After a small part in the Richard Gere pot-boiler Internal Affairs (1990), Wood secured his first starring role in Paradise (1991), in which he played a young boy who brings estranged couple Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson back together.
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^ After a small part in the Richard Gere potboiler Internal Affairs (1990), Wood secured his first starring role in Paradise (1991), in which he played a young boy who brings estranged couple Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson back together.

.He received good reviews for his performance - some said it was one of the best things about the film - and from there, he went on to co-star with Mel Gibson and Jamie Lee Curtis in Forever Young and with Joseph Mazzello in Radio Flyer (both were released in 1992).^ He received good reviews for his performance -- some said it was one of the best things about the film -- and from there went on to co-star with Mel Gibson and Jamie Lee Curtis in Forever Young and in Radio Flyer (both 1992).

^ His acting career took off from there, and he began appearing in films such as Paradise (1991), Radio Flyer (1992) and Forever Young (1992), with Mel Gibson .
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^ And Mel Gibson's Forever Young would have been a snoozer without him.
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Wood in Radio Flyer
.In 1993, he co-starred with Macaulay Culkin in The Good Son, and in the same year he had the lead role in The Adventures of Huck Finn.^ The Adventures of Huck Finn (1993) more movies like this .
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^ Wood 's next film, the same year's The Adventures of Huck Finn , provided a departure from this type of character, but The War (1994) with Kevin Costner marked something of a return.

^ Wood's next film, the same year's The Adventures of Huck Finn , provided a departure from this type of character, but The War (1994) with Kevin Costner marked something of a return.
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.In 1994 he starred in The War (1994), with Kevin Costner.^ Wood 's next film, the same year's The Adventures of Huck Finn , provided a departure from this type of character, but The War (1994) with Kevin Costner marked something of a return.

^ Wood's next film, the same year's The Adventures of Huck Finn , provided a departure from this type of character, but The War (1994) with Kevin Costner marked something of a return.
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^ Wood's next film, the same year's The Adventures of Huck Finn, provided a departure from this type of character, but The War (1994), with Kevin Costner, marked something of a return.
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His performance in this movie gained him a nomination for a 'Young Star Award' (for which he was nominated four times, and won twice), and Roger Ebert said in his review of the film:
."Elijah Wood has emerged, I believe, as the most talented actor in his age group, in Hollywood history".^ Elijah Wood Narrates the Pre-history of 9 .

^ Ginger Elijah Wood is a good actor.
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^ Roger Ebert called him "The most talented actor in his age group in Hollywood history.".
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.Also in 1994, he had the title role in North, and was featured in a Super Bowl commercial for Wavy Lay's potato chips that had him repeatedly exchanging seats with spectators at a football game (including Dan Quayle) using its famous slogan.^ Aside from the film roles, January 1994 had seen him appear alongside ex-Vice President Dan Quayle and Troy Aikman in an advert for Wavy Lays screened during the Superbowl.
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^ Also in 1994, Wood had the title role in North , a film remarkable for the volume of bad reviews and bad box office it received, but also for the fact that practically every bad review contained a positive assessment of Wood 's performance.

[5] .In 1995, he appeared in the music video for The Cranberries’ "Ridiculous Thoughts". The following year, Wood got the lead role in Flipper (1996), which was not very successful, but the subsequent critical and financial success of Ang Lee's The Ice Storm (1997) provided a positive development in the young actor's career.^ Woods played the lead role in the movie.
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^ In 1995 he appeared in the music video for Cranberriess Ridiculous Thoughts.
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^ Wood's follow-up, Flipper (1996), was hardly an improvement, but the subsequent critical and financial success of Ang Lee's The Ice Storm (1997) provided a positive development in the young actor's career.
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.In 1997, he portrayed the pick-pocketing thief Jack "The Artful Dodger" Dawkins in Tony Bill's "Oliver Twist". 1998's Deep Impact and The Faculty did not allow Wood the same degree of character development, but were great financial successes and further stepping stones in Wood's evolution from winsome child star to young actor.^ Deep Impact and The Faculty did not allow Wood the same degree of character development, but were great financial successes and further stepping stones in Wood 's evolution from winsome child star to impressive young actor.

^ Deep Impact and The Faculty did not allow Wood the same degree of character development, but were great financial successes and further stepping stones in Wood's evolution from winsome child star to impressive young actor.
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^ Deep Impact (1998) and The Faculty (1998) were produced after that, and were quite successful.
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.Wood's next role was as the boyfriend of a wannabe hip-hop groupie in James Toback's Black and White (1999).^ Following a brief turn as the boyfriend of a wannabe hip-hop groupie in James Toback's problematic Black and White (1999), Wood further evolved as an actor in The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, the first installation of director Peter Jackson's adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's literary trilogy.
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^ Following a brief turn as the boyfriend of a wannabe hip-hop groupie in James Toback 's problematic Black and White (1999), Wood further evolved as an actor in Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring , the first installation of director Peter Jackson 's adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy.

^ James Toback's drama-documentary Black And White showed the interplay between street kids and the middle classes in Manhattan while recounting a tale of bribery, blackmail and murder, Wood playing a hip-hop wannabe indulging in drugs and sex alongside the likes of Robert Downey Jr , Mike Tyson, Claudia Schiffer and the Wu-Tang Clan.
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He followed this with a role as a junior hitman in Chain of Fools.

1999–2003: The Lord of the Rings

Wood as Frodo Baggins in Peter Jackson's film adaptation of The Lord of the Rings
.Wood further developed as an actor in The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, the first installment of director Peter Jackson's adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's literary trilogy.^ Following a brief turn as the boyfriend of a wannabe hip-hop groupie in James Toback's problematic Black and White (1999), Wood further evolved as an actor in The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, the first installation of director Peter Jackson's adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's literary trilogy.
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^ Following a brief turn as the boyfriend of a wannabe hip-hop groupie in James Toback 's problematic Black and White (1999), Wood further evolved as an actor in Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, the first installation of director Peter Jackson 's adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy.
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^ Frodo Baggins in Peter Jackson's epic adaptation of JRR Tolkien's classic The Lord of the Rings trilogy .
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.His most hotly anticipated project, the 2001 film gave Wood top billing as Frodo Baggins, alongside a glittering cast that included Sir Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler, Orlando Bloom, Cate Blanchett, Christopher Lee, Sean Bean, and Viggo Mortensen.^ His most hotly anticipated project, the 2001 film gave Wood top billing as Frodo Baggins alongside a glittering cast that included Ian McKellen , Cate Blanchett , and Liv Tyler .
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^ His most hotly anticipated project, the 2001 film gave Wood top billing as Frodo Baggins, alongside a glittering cast that included Ian McKellen, Cate Blanchett, Sean Bean, and Liv Tyler.
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^ Ive been a fan of Ian McKellen s and Ian Holm s, as well as Christopher Lee and everyone else involved Cate Blanchett .
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.The Lord of the Rings was filmed in New Zealand and, before the cast left the country, Jackson gave Wood two gifts: one of the One Ring props used on the set and Sting, Frodo's sword.^ And he uses Gollum, to get to Mordor, and Gollum uses Frodo to get the ring.
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^ I'm a New Zealander myself, and Jackson's films captivated me.
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^ New Zealand was an incredibly beautiful country to film in and a wonderful one to live in as well.
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He was also given a pair of prosthetic "hobbit feet" he wore during filming. .That same year, the young actor could be seen in less mystical surroundings, courtesy of Ed Burns' Ash Wednesday, a crime drama that also featured Oliver Platt and Rosario Dawson.^ That same year the young actor could be seen in less mystical surroundings courtesy of Ed Burns' Ash Wednesday , a crime drama that also featured Oliver Platt and Rosario Dawson .
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^ That same year, the young actor could be seen in less mystical surroundings, courtesy of Ed Burns' Ash Wednesday, a crime drama that also featured Oliver Platt and Rosario Dawson.
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^ Starring: Elijah Wood ,  Franka Potente , ( more ) Ash Wednesday 2002   R   Add Ash Wednesday to Queue Add Ash Wednesday to top of Queue A relationship between two brothers literally becomes a matter of life and death in this drama from writer, director and actor Edward Burns.

.In 2002, Wood lent his voice to the direct-to-video release of The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina.^ In 2002, Wood let his vocal chords for Disney's straight-to-video release of The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina .
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^ In 2002, Wood lent his voice to Disney's straight-to-video release of The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina.
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^ Starring: Elijah Wood ,  Ian McKellen , ( more ) The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina 2002     Add The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina to Queue Add The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina to top of Queue After being raised by a normal sized family, tiny Tom Thumb (voiced by Elijah Wood) sets out to find others of his diminutive stature.

.Of course, his most substantial role of 2002 is inarguably his return to the role of hobbit Frodo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.^ Of course, his most substantial role of 2002 is unarguably his return to the role of hobbit Frodo Baggins in the second installment of Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy; specifically, Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.
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^ The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) more movies like this .
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^ Of course, his most substantial role of 2002 is inarguably his return to the role of hobbit Frodo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.
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.2003 proved to be a similar year for Wood; after two relatively small jobs (his role credited as 'The Guy' in Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over and his stint as First Assistant Director in Sean Astin's The Long and Short of It served purely as a break for Elijah), he starred in All I Want and once again resumed his role as Frodo Baggins for The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), the final installment of Jackson's trilogy.^ Lord of the Rings has proved itself bankable.
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^ Sean Astin was bachus king last year & Elijah was king the year before that.
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^ Wood -- after two relatively small jobs (his role credited only as "The Guy" in Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over and his stint as First Assistant Director in Sean Astin 's The Long and Short of It served purely as a break for Elijah ), the young actor once again resumed his role for The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King .

2004-2006: Recent career

.Hot on the heels of the trilogy, Wood quickly appeared in his first post-Frodo role in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), playing an ethically challenged lab technician who helps erase heartbreaking memories but then uses his knowledge of the past relationship of an unknowing former patient (played by Kate Winslet) to woo her.^ Hot on the heels of the trilogy, Wood quickly appeared in his first post-Frodo role in the off-kilter but highly effective Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), playing an ethically challenged lab technician who helps erase heartbreaking memories' but then uses his knowledge of the past relationship of an unknowing former patient (played by Kate Winslet) to woo her.
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^ Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) .
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^ First, in 2004, there was his memorable supporting turn in "The Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind."
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Wood as Kevin in Sin City
.Wood's next role was his first villainous role: bespectacled serial killer Kevin in director Robert Rodriguez and writer-artist Frank Miller's adaptation of Miller's crime noir comic book series Sin City (2005), appearing opposite Mickey Rourke in the segment "The Hard Goodbye". On May 12, 2005 , Wood hosted a program called MTV Presents: The Next Generation Xbox Revealed, when the new Xbox 360 was launched.^ On May 12, 2005 , Wood hosted a program called MTV Presents: The Next Generation Xbox Revealed, when the new Xbox 360 was launched.
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^ He then had a chillingly silent turn as the cannibalistic, bespectacled serial killer Kevin in director Robert Rodriguez and writer-artist Frank Miller's visually arresting adaptation of Miller's crime noir comic book series Sin City (2005), appearing opposite Mickey Rourke in the segment "The Hard Goodbye".
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^ Synopsis: The Eisner Award-winning comic series Sin City comes to life in this live-action feature adaptation from director Robert Rodriguez and creator Frank Miller .
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[6]
.Also in 2005, Wood starred in Everything Is Illuminated, in which he plays a young American Jewish man on a quest to find the woman who once saved his grandfather during the Second World War, and Green Street, as an American college student who falls in with a violent English football firm.^ Wood also starred in the acclaimed Everything Is Illuminated, in which he plays a young American Jewish man on a quest to find the woman who once saved his grandfather during the Second World War, and Green Street Hooligans, as an American college student who falls in with a violent English football firm, both were released in 2005.
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^ Wood's current project is a film adaptation of the novel, The Oxford Murders, in which he will be playing a graduate student, who investigates a series of bizarre, mathematically-based murders in Oxford.
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^ Those included: Robert Rodriguez 's critical darling Sin City , a testosterone-infused, live action adaptation of a comic book; Green Street Hooligans , where Wood tackles the challenging role of an expulsionary Harvard student thrust into the brutality of English football; and Liev Schrieber's bittersweet comedy-drama Everything is Illuminated , as Jonathan, a young man who travels to the Ukraine on a quest to find the woman who saved his grandmother's life.
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Both had limited release, but were critically acclaimed.
.Wood shot a small part in Paris, je t'aime, which consists of eighteen 5-minute sections.^ Wood shot a small part in Paris, je t'aime, which consists of eighteen 5-minute sections.
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^ He's filming a part in Paris, Je T'Aime, a collection of 20 shorts on the subject of love in Paris, directed by a host of different directors including The Coen Brothers and Gus Van Sant.
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^ Synopsis: Vincenzo Natali , the filmmaker behind the mind-bending cult classic Cube , contributed this film to the collection Paris, Je T'Aime .
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.Each section is directed by a different director.^ Each section is directed by a different director.
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.Wood’s section, called "Quartier de la Madeleine", was directed by Vincenzo Natali.^ Woods section, called Quartier de la Madeleine, was directed by Vincenzo Natali.
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^ Directed by: Alex de la Iglesia .

^ Elijah Wood stars in "Quartier de la Madeleine," a vampire tale from Vincenzo Natali.

.The film opened on May 18 at 2006 Cannes Film Festival and was shown at 2006 Toronto International Film Festival.^ The film opened on May 18 at 2006 Cannes Film Festival and was shown at 2006 Toronto International Film Festival.
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^ The captions should read: PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 18: Actor Elijah Wood attends the 2009 Sundance Film Festival on January 18, 2009 in Park City, Utah.
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^ Paris, Je T'Aime received its world premiere at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival.

First Look Pictures acquired the North American rights, and the film opened in the US in early 2007.[7]
.In 2006, he was part of the ensemble cast in Emilio Estevez's Bobby, in which his character gets married to change his draft classification.^ His most recent films are Emilio Estevez's Bobby, which his character is marrying a girl to change his draft classification.
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^ Bobby 2006   R   Add Bobby to Queue Add Bobby to top of Queue Twenty-two people become unwitting participants in a tragic and defining moment of the 1960's in this period drama from actor and director Emilio Estevez.

^ Elijah Wood's Award: Hollywood Film Festival: Ensemble of the Year, BOBBY (2006) .
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[8] .It premiered at the Venice Film Festival and was released on November 17, 2006 in New York and Los Angeles.^ It premiered at the Venice Film Festival and was released on November 17, 2006 in New York and Los Angeles, wide release followed on November 23, and Happy Feet,[5] which he provided the voice of Mumble, a penguin who can tap dance, but not sing.
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^ Happy Feet was released in November 17, 2006.
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^ As mentioned, he sold the North American branch of V2 to New York-based Sheridan Square Entertainment in November 2005.
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Wide release followed on November 23.
.In Happy Feet,[9] Wood provided the voice of Mumble, a penguin who can tap dance, but not sing.^ Mumble in Happy Feet (video game).
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^ Wood: He's an emperor penguin who's born without the ability to sing.
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^ When a penguin named Mumble is born without the ability to sing the romantic song that will attract his soul mate, he'll have to resort to some fancy footwork by tap dancing his way into the heart of the one he loves.

.Happy Feet was released on November 17, 2006 and has grossed over $380 million dollars worldwide.^ Happy Feet was released in November 17, 2006.
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^ It premiered at the Venice Film Festival and was released on November 17, 2006 in New York and Los Angeles, wide release followed on November 23, and Happy Feet,[5] which he provided the voice of Mumble, a penguin who can tap dance, but not sing.
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^ "Happy Feet star Elijah Wood", BBC. Retrieved on 2006-12-27.
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.The movie also received a Golden Globe Award nomination and won an Academy Award and a BAFTA for Best Animated Feature.^ Synopsis: Academy Award-nominated for his groundbreaking animated short of the same name, filmmaker Shane Acker makes his feature directorial debut with this expanded version of his acclaimed post-apocalyptic fable.
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^ Director Shane Acker's animated fantasy epic 9 is the feature-length expansion of his Academy Award-nominated 2004 short film of the same name.
  • Interview: Elijah Wood Talks 9 and The Hobbit 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.iesb.net [Source type: General]

^ Starring: Elijah Wood ,  Robin Williams , ( more ) 9 2009   PG13   Add 9 to Queue Add 9 to top of Queue Academy Award-nominated for his groundbreaking animated short of the same name, filmmaker Shane Acker makes his feature directorial debut with this expanded version of his acclaimed post-apocalyptic fable.

2007-Present

.Wood has finished filming Day Zero,[10] a drama about the draft, in which he portrays Aaron Feller.^ Day Zero Aaron Feller post-production .
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^ Wood has finished filming Day Zero,[6] a drama about the draft, in which he portrays Aaron Feller.
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^ Three men come face to face with their concerns about war when they're drafted in this independent drama set in the near future.
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.The film had its debut at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival.^ Day Zero was the first feature film from veteran editor Bryan Gunnar Cole, and received its world premiere at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival.

.On November 19, Wood hosted the special "Saving a Species: The Great Penguin Rescue" for Discovery Kids Channel,[11] for which he has been nominated for a Daytime Emmy in the category of acting in a children/youth/family special.^ "Elijah Wood Examines the plight of penguins in Saving a species: The Great penguins rescue", Sea World.org, 2006-11-18.
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^ I think Elijah Wood did a great job hosting SNL...Of course there was going to be spoofs of LOTR but as funny as it was, EW did a great job.
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^ Himself Saving a Species: The Great Penguin Rescue (2006) (TV) ....
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[12] .On January 4, 2007 Wood joined Screen Actors Guild President Alan Rosenberg to announce the nominees for the 13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.^ On January 4, 2007 Wood joined Screen Actors Guild President Alan Rosenberg to announce the nominees for the 13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
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^ The captions should read: PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 18: Actor Elijah Wood attends the 2009 Sundance Film Festival on January 18, 2009 in Park City, Utah.
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^ Born January 28, 1981, Elijah Wood has grown up to be one of the most well-respected and steadily employed actors of his generation.

[13]
.Wood also has finished filming The Oxford Murders, film adaptation of the novel of the same name by Guillermo Martínez, in which he plays a graduate student, who investigates a series of bizarre, mathematically-based murders in Oxford.^ Wood's current project is a film adaptation of the novel, The Oxford Murders, in which he will be playing a graduate student, who investigates a series of bizarre, mathematically-based murders in Oxford.
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^ (March 2007) Finished filming The Oxford Murders .
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^ Director Shane Acker's animated fantasy epic 9 is the feature-length expansion of his Academy Award-nominated 2004 short film of the same name.
  • Interview: Elijah Wood Talks 9 and The Hobbit 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.iesb.net [Source type: General]

[14][15] It was released in Spain on January 18, 2008.
.Wood also is set to star in The Passenger, a biopic about singer Iggy Pop as young man.^ The Passenger Iggy Pop pre-production .
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^ Wood also is set to star in The Passenger, a biopic about singer Iggy Pop as young man,[11].
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^ Your pretty face is going to Mordor Frodo Baggins himself, Elijah Wood , has been pegged to portray punk pioneer Iggy Pop in a new film.
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[16] .He voiced the lead in the animated feature film version of the short film 9.^ He has finished recording voice work for Tim Burton's upcoming animated feature film version of the short film 9.
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^ Wood is no stranger to voice acting, having lent his pipes to Mumble in the smash animated feature Happy Feet , so he was right at home in the sound booth for 9 , in which he plays the lead role of #9.

^ Synopsis: Academy Award-nominated for his groundbreaking animated short of the same name, filmmaker Shane Acker makes his feature directorial debut with this expanded version of his acclaimed post-apocalyptic fable.
  • Elijah Wood Filmography 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.fandango.com [Source type: General]

[17][18]

Other work

.In 2005 Wood started his own record label called Simian Records.^ In 2005, he started his own record label.
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^ The band is signed to Wood's own Simian Records.
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^ In 2005 Wood started his own record label called Simian Records.
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.On September 19, 2006 Wood announced that Simian had signed The Apples in Stereo as their first band, with their new album New Magnetic Wonder released in February 2007.[19] In addition he also directed the music video for "Energy".[20] The other band signed to Simian thus far is Heloise and the Savoir Faire.^ He also directed a video for the band "The Apples in Stereo".
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^ The other band signed to Simian thus far is Heloise and the Savoir Faire.
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^ On September 19, 2006 Wood announced that, Simian, had signed The Apples in Stereo as their first band, with their new album New Magnetic Wonder due out in February of 2007.
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.Wood declared he is a big fan of these two bands.^ Wood declared to be a great fan of these two bands.
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^ Report Abuse C- I give you two thumbs up...that was a good speech there...People just haven't been able to get through these childish fans.
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[citation needed]
.Wood has also provided voiceovers for videogames, providing the current voice for Spyro the Dragon since 2006's The Legend of Spyro: A New Beginning,[21][22] as well as reprising Mumble in the game version of Happy Feet.^ Mumble in Happy Feet (video game).
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^ Wood provides the voice of Spyro, in the new game The Legend of Spyro: A New Beginning.
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^ It premiered at the Venice Film Festival and was released on November 17, 2006 in New York and Los Angeles, wide release followed on November 23, and Happy Feet,[5] which he provided the voice of Mumble, a penguin who can tap dance, but not sing.
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[23] .He also contributed his talents to fellow Lord of the Rings star Viggo Mortensen's album Pandemoniumfromamerica, singing and playing various instruments on the album.^ Elijah contributed his talents to fellow Lord of the Rings star Viggo Mortensen's album pandemoniumfromamerica, singing and playing various instruments on the album.
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^ He has a tattoo of the Elvish word for nine, to commemorate playing a member of the Fellowship in The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, just below his waist on the right side.
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^ Fears he will always be remembered as Frodo the hobbit from The Lord Of The Rings, no matter how many great films he stars in.
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[24]
.Wood has signed to co-produce the film Black Wings Has My Angel, based on the noir novel of the same name, with Anthony Moody and Rob Malkani of Indalo Productions.^ Wood's current project is a film adaptation of the novel, The Oxford Murders, in which he will be playing a graduate student, who investigates a series of bizarre, mathematically-based murders in Oxford.
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^ Wood also served as choir boy during the production of See How They Run, produced by the Marion Creative Council.
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^ Synopsis: Produced for television by Disney, this production of the often filmed Charles Dickens novel Oliver Twist stars Elijah Wood as the Artful Dodger and Richard Dreyfuss as Fagin.
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[25]
.On April 11, 2008, Elijah was the guest host of Channel 4's Friday Night Project.^ Its frequent Dancey Dance segment, which teaches preschoolers a new dance move, is hosted by guest stars like Elijah Wood, Amare Stoudemire, and Tony Hawk.
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^ Synopsis: This 2003 episode of Saturday Night Live is hosted by Elijah Wood and features musical guest Jet .
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^ For those of us in the United States, let's all start worshipping Lorne Michaels for finally inviting Elijah Wood to host Saturday Night Live!!!
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.On April 25, 2009, Elijah was honored with The Midnight Award (San Francisco International Film Festival) as a dynamic young American actor who has made outstanding contributions to independent and Hollywood cinema, and who brings striking intelligence, exemplary talent and extraordinary depth of character to his roles.^ But his performance in this movie gained him a nomination for a 'Young Star Award' (for which he was nominated five times, and won once), and Roger Ebert said in his review of the film that Elijah Wood has emerged, I believe, as the most talented actor in his age group, in Hollywood history.
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^ Elijah Jordan Wood (born January 28, 1981) is an American actor and music executive.
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^ Elijah is a highly talented, charming actor who is most probably straight.
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.Elijah Wood also starred in an episode of Yo!^ "Happy Feet star Elijah Wood", BBC. Retrieved on 2006-12-27.
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^ Elijah Wood on '9,' 'The Hobbit' and Being a Child Star - Inside Movies Download Moviefone's New & Improved iPhone App on iTunes Download Moviefone's New & Improved iPhone App on iTunes AOL .
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^ Himself     - Elijah Wood/Jet (2003) TV episode ....
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Gabba Gabba entitled "Eat" where he danced and "went crazy" alongside the rest of the Yo! Gabba Gabba crew.
Elijah can be seen in a short film on stepthroughtheportal.com. The site is an interactive website created by Simian Records artist' The Apples in stereo, promoting their upcoming album, "Travelers in Space and Time."

Personal life

Wood in February 2006
.Wood keeps his personal life from the media spotlight, and is private about his romantic relationships.^ Wood likes to keep his personal life away from the media spotlight, and is particularly private about his romantic relationships.
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^ I felt all the various rumors that have been started about him online making very personal invasions into his private life over the last five years were abusive and cruel.
  • Elijah Wood Mardi Gras | Just Jared 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC justjared.buzznet.com [Source type: Original source]

^ And it's a story that I really didn't know much about, his personal life and his family life, and her.
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.He seems to have been in a five year relationship with Pamela Racine from Gogol Bordello and is photographed with her.^ Currently, he is dating Gogol Bordello's backup dancer Pamela Racine; the relationship began sometime after they met on the set of Everything Is Illuminated in 2004.
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^ There ARE plenty of reports of Pamela being nice-to FANS (people she HAS to be nice to, lest she loose her job w/ Gogol Bordello), and plenty of reports of her being cold and bitchy.
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[26][27][28][29][30] In an interview about Everything Is Illuminated, director Liev Schreiber commented that Wood has a "generosity of spirit" and a "sincere goodness as a human being."[31] He supported campaigns for charity as Keep a Child Alive or ALDO/YouthAIDS. Wood is a music buff owning 4,000 CDs, citing his favorite band as Smashing Pumpkins.[citation needed]
.Wood has a tattoo of the Quenya-mode Tengwar symbol for "nine" below his waist on the right side, a reference to his character as one of the Fellowship of the Ring.^ He has a tattoo of the Elvish word for nine, to commemorate playing a member of the Fellowship in The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, just below his waist on the right side.
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^ Ash says on 28/Dec/09 Btw Elijah wood was 20 in the Fellowship of the Ring .
  • Elijah Wood Height - how tall 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.celebheights.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ When the cast were to leave New Zealand from The Lord of the Rings, Jackson gave Wood two gifts; one of the One Rings they used and Sting, Frodo's sword.
  • Elijah Wood biography, information, news, links, pictures (pics) and products (actor) 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.popstarsplus.com [Source type: General]

.The other actors of "The Fellowship" got the same tattoo (with the exception of John Rhys-Davies).^ Each of the nine Fellowship members from the Lord of the Rings trilogy got the same tattoo: the number nine written in Elvish.
  • Elijah Wood Trivia and Quotes on TV.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tv.com [Source type: General]

^ An Exclusive Interview with John Rhys-Davies Lord of the Rings ' Gimli the dwarf discusses his recent accident, filming LOTR , and more...
  • An Interview with Elijah Wood - feature - at IGN 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC movies.ign.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

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.In May 2006, Autograph Collector Magazine published its list of 10 Best & 10 Worst Hollywood Autograph Signers, Wood was ranked #7 of Best Signers.^ In May 2006, Autograph Collector Magazine published its list of 10 Best & 10 Worst Hollywood Signers, Wood was ranked #7 on the list of Best Signers.
  • Elijah Wood biography, information, news, links, pictures (pics) and products (actor) 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.popstarsplus.com [Source type: General]

^ Posted May 19, 2007 12:10:00 AM See All: elijah wood iggy pop lord of the rings .
  • ETonline: Articles Tagged With Elijah-wood 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.etonline.com [Source type: General]

^ Elijah Wood is one of the biggest collectors of music of Hollywood and he studied music.
  • Elijah Wood biography, information, news, links, pictures (pics) and products (actor) 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.popstarsplus.com [Source type: General]

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Filmography

Films

Year Film Role Notes
1989 Back to the Future Part II Video-Game Boy #2 bit part
1990 Child in the Night Luke TV Film
Internal Affairs Sean Stretch minor role
Avalon Michael Kaye major role
The Witness Little Boy short film
1991 Paradise Willard Young
1992 Day-O Day-O TV Film
Forever Young Nat Cooper
Radio Flyer Mike
1993 The Good Son Mark Evans
The Adventures of Huck Finn Huckleberry Finn
1994 North North
The War Stuart 'Stu' Simmons
1996 Flipper Sandy
1997 Oliver Twist Jack 'The Artful Dodger' Dawkins TV Film
The Ice Storm Mikey Carver
1998 Deep Impact Leo Beiderman
The Faculty Casey Connor
1999 The Bumblebee Flies Anyway Barney Snow
Black and White Wren
2000 Chain of Fools Mikey Direct-to-video
2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Frodo Baggins
Ash Wednesday Sean Sullivan
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Frodo Baggins
The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina Tom Thumb (voice) Direct-to-video
All I Want aka Try Seventeen Jones Dillon Direct-to-video
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Frodo Baggins
The Long and Short of It First Assistant Director Short Film
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over The Guy Cameo
2004 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Patrick
2005 Sin City Kevin
Everything Is Illuminated Jonathan Safran Foer
Green Street Matt Buckner
2006 Bobby William Avary
Happy Feet Mumble (Voice)
The Legend of Spyro: A New Beginning Spyro Video Game
2007 Paris, je t'aime David
The Legend of Spyro: The Eternal Night Spyro Video Game
Day Zero Aaron Feller US Release: January 18, 2008[34]
2008 The Oxford Murders Martin Spain Release: January 18, 2008
The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon Spyro Video Game
2009 9 9 (Voice)[35][36]
2010 The Romantics Chip January 27, 2010 Sundance Film Festival
The Legend of Spyro 3D Spyro (Voice) in production
The Passenger Iggy Pop pre-production
2011 Happy Feet 2 in 3D Mumble (Voice) filming

Television

Year Title Role Notes
1994 Frasier Ethan (voice) Guess Who's Coming to Breakfast - TV Episode
1996 Homicide: Life on the Street McPhee Broadman The True Test- TV Episode
Adventures from the Book of Virtues Icarus (voice) Responsibility - TV Episode
2002 Franklin (TV series) Coyote (voice)
The Electric Playground  ? TV Episode
2003 Saturday Night Live Host TV Episode
2004 The Osbournes Himself TV Episode
King of the Hill Jason (voice) Girl, You'll Be a Giant Soon- TV Episode
2006 Robot Chicken William David Reynolds (voice) Sausage Fest - TV Episode
American Dad! Ethan (voice) Iced, Iced Babies - TV Episode
Punk'd Himself TV Episode
Saving a Species: The Great Penguin Rescue Host and Narrator TV Special
2007 Yo Gabba Gabba! Himself TV Episode
2008 Friday Night Project Himself Guest host
2008 Celebrity Adrenaline Junkie Himself Rafting down the Zambezi[37] Became the first person to cross the Victoria Falls on ropes.[1]
2010 "Family Guy" Himself Brian Griffin's House of Pain - TV Episode

Music videos

Awards and nominations

Young Star Awards
  • 1995 Nominate Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Drama Film The War 1994
  • 1997 Nominated Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Comedy Film Flipper 1996
  • 1998 Won Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Drama Film Deep Impact 1998
  • 1998 Won Best Performance by a Young in a Miniseries/Made for TV Movies Oliver Twist 1997
Young Hollywood Awards
  • 2002 Won Hottest, Coolest Young Veteran - Male N/A
  • 1991 Nominated Best Young Actor Starring in a TV Movie, Pilot or Special Child in the Night 1990
  • 1991 Nominated Best Young Actor Starring in a Motion Picture Avalon 1990
  • 1992 Nominated Best Young Actor Starring in a Motion Picture Paradise 1991
  • 1993 Won Best Young Actor Starring in a Motion Picture Radio Flyer 1992
  • 1995 Nominated Best Young Actor Starring in a Motion Picture North 1994
  • 1997 Nominated Best Performance in a Drama Series - Guest Starring Young Actor Homicide: Life on the Street 1993
  • 1998 Nominated Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young Actor The Ice Storm 1997
  • 2003 Won Best Performance by an Actor in an Effect Film Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002
  • 2002 Nominated Film - Choice Actor, Drama/Action Adventure FOTR 2001
  • 2003 Nominated Choice Movie Actor - Drama/Action Adventure TTT 2002
  • 2004 Nominated Choice Movie Actor - Drama/Action Adventure ROTK 2003
  • 2005 Nominated Choice Movie Bad Guy Sin City 2005
ShoWest Convention USA
  • 1994 Won Young Star of the Year
  • 2002 Nominated Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture FOTR 2001
  • 2003 Nominated Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture TTT 2002
  • 2004 Won Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture ROTK 2003
  • 2007 Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Bobby 2006
  • 2002 Won Best Ensemble Acting FOTR 2001
  • 2003 Won Best Ensemble Acting TTT 2002
  • 2004 Nominated Best Ensemble Acting ROTK 2003
Online Film Critics Society Awards
  • 2003 Won Best Ensemble ROTK 2003
Blockbuster Entertainment Awards
  • 1999 Nominated Favorite Actor - Horror The Faculty 1998
  • 1999 Nominated Favorite Supporting Actor - Sci-Fi Deep Impact 1998
National Board of Review USA
  • 2003 Won Best Acting by an Ensemble ROTK 2003
  • 2002 Nominated Best On-Screen Team FOTR 2001
  • 2003 Won Best On-Screen Team TTT 2003
  • 2002 Nominated Favorite Male Butt Kicker FOTR
  • 2003 Nominated Favorite Male Kicker TTT
Empire Awards UK
  • 2002 Won Best Actor FOTR
  • 2003 Nominated Best Animated Character Performance The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina 2002
  • 2003 Nominated Best Audio Commentary, New Release FOTR
  • 2003 Nominated Best Audio Commentary (New For DVD) TTT
Broadcast Film Critics Awards
  • 2004 Won Best Acting Ensemble ROTK
  • 1999 Nominated Favorite Actor - Horror The Faculty 1998
  • 1999 Nominated Favorite Supporting Actor - Sci-Fi- Deep Impact 1998
  • 1994 Won Best Performance by a Young Actor The Good Son 1993
  • 1995 Nominated Best Performance by a Younger Actor North 1994
  • 2003 Nominated Best Performance by a Younger Actor TTT
  • 2004 Won Best Actor ROTK
  • 2004 Won Outstanding Achievement in Character Performance - Male ROTK
Hollywood Film Festival
  • 2006 Won Best Ensemble Cast for Bobby
  • 2007 Nominated Outstanding Performer In A Children/Youth/Family Special - Saving a Species: The Great Penguin Rescue 2006
San Francisco International Film Festival
  • 2009 Won The Midnight Award as dynamic young American actor who bring striking intelligence, exemplary talent and extraordinary depth of character to his roles.

Further reading

  • Sibley, Brian. .The Lord of the Rings Official Movie Guide.^ Lord of the Rings Movies Information .
    • Lord of the Rings Movies Information | TheOneRing.net™ | News Archives 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.theonering.net [Source type: Original source]

    ^ And youve made another movie after Lord of the Rings.
    • Lord of the Rings Movies Information | TheOneRing.net™ | News Archives 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.theonering.net [Source type: Original source]

    ^ Briefly, the Beatles were seriously considering making a movie adaptation where theyd play characters in The Lord of the Rings books.
    • Lord of the Rings Movies Information | TheOneRing.net™ | News Archives 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.theonering.net [Source type: Original source]

    Houghton Mifflin, 2001. ISBN 0-618-15402-7.

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External links

Preceded by
Jess Harnell
Voice of Spyro the Dragon
2006-
Succeeded by
Current voice
Preceded by
Mona Marshall
Voice of Horrid Henry
2007-
Succeeded by
Current voice

Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From Wikiquote

.Elijah Jordan Wood, American actor, born January 28th 1981 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.^ He was born Elijah Jordan Wood on the 28th of January, 1981, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, a town of some 200,000 souls a couple of hundred miles due west of Chicago.
  • Elijah Wood - Biography 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tiscali.co.uk [Source type: General]

^ Born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on January 28, 1981, Elijah Wood began his career as a child model and commercial and television actor.
  • http://getglue.com/movie_stars/elijah_wood 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC getglue.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Elijah Jordan Wood (born January 28, 1981) is an American actor and music executive.
  • Elijah Wood - Wiki - Pictures - Videos 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.flixster.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Elijah Wood biography, information, news, links, pictures (pics) and products (actor) 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.popstarsplus.com [Source type: General]

Attributed

.
  • There's a lot more to life than Hollywood.
  • In the absence of love, there is nothing worth fighting for.
  • Child acting is a cutthroat world, which is pretty frightening and really silly in retrospect.^ There is more than one Frodo...
    • Elijah Wood is Frodo Baggins in J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.xenite.org [Source type: Original source]

    ^ There's a lot more to life than Hollywood.
    • Elijah Wood Trivia and Quotes on TV.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tv.com [Source type: General]
    • About Elijah Wood - Desktop Wallpapers, Photos, and Information! 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.allmovieportal.com [Source type: General]

    ^ There was a lot of love on the set.
    • Quint interviews ELIJAH WOOD! -- Ain't It Cool News: The best in movie, TV, DVD, and comic book news. 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.aintitcool.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    But it's the parents who are evil. .It is a really difficult world to live in if you don't have a base, if you don't have a strong sense of yourself.^ Whether you are a past Water By Nature Zambezi client and want to re-live the rapids, or a potential first timer to rafting, this will give you a real insight into this world classic of river journeys.
    • ElijahNet 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC elijah.netg.se [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ If you like in the US, don’t miss Elijah on Travel Channel, if you are UK-based - watch ITV2 and if you live in Canada it is MuchMusic!
    • ElijahNet 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC elijah.netg.se [Source type: General]

    ^ Chuck Norris You really don't want to mess with this guy.
    • Elijah Wood: Gay Legend 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.derok.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .My mom wanted me to maintain a reasonable degree of normalcy and to enjoy my childhood.^ I'm probably wasting my time posting this, as reason can't be forced upon some people, but I wanted my opinion here.
    • Elijah Wood Mardi Gras | Just Jared 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC justjared.buzznet.com [Source type: Original source]

    Family is so important. I rarely meet families who are as close as we are. .I feel really blessed.
  • I find it offensive that it reflects on us that we as a society are fascinated by other people's lives and need that kind of information and it's more sensitive when you are kind of in the middle of it and you recognize that that could kind of be you at some point or people could be that interested in your private life and it's a weird thing.^ Do people believe you are real?
    • Ask Frodo Baggins (Elijah Wood) of J.R.R. Tolkien any question! 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.allscifi.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Ask Frodo Baggins (Elijah Wood) of J.R.R. Tolkien any question! 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.allscifi.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Find a collection that interests you.
    • Elijah Wood - Boxxet 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Since your album is private, you need to create a password to share it with others.
    • Elijah_Wood.jpg picture by Manofthemoment - Photobucket 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC s333.photobucket.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    It's bizarre. I still find it incredibly strange, the breakup of Brad and Gwyneth made the front page of newspapers. That's our focus? That's kind of sad.
  • I will be completely honest. .I am not a huge fan of awards shows.^ Elijah Wood on Caroline Rhea show Elijah Wood Lord of the Rings signs for fans at the 2009 Spike Tv Scream Awards .
    • Elijah Wood 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.listal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .It's a little -- it can be a little overwhelming -- it was fun for Lord of the Rings and I enjoyed the process, the first couple of times for the first couple of award shows, but once you've been to five in a row, it's a lot of fanfare that gets kind of old, especially if you're not particularly interested in the awards.^ What do you enjoy about the process?
    • Elijah Wood Talks About 9 and the Lord of the Rings Franchise - WSJ.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC online.wsj.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Okay, and when making The Lord of the Rings, did you get hurt any time?
    • Lord of the Rings Movies Information | TheOneRing.net™ | News Archives 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.theonering.net [Source type: Original source]

    ^ Elijah : This is the first time I've played a fifty-year-old!
    • Elijah Wood Trivia and Quotes on TV.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tv.com [Source type: General]

    I don't find it to be all that important. .I would rather be home watching those kind of things on television.^ Capone: You discussed with Shane kind of personality traits that you might want to introduced into the character, and things you would want to inject into his personality?
    • Capone Sits Down For A Chat With Elijah Wood About 9, Geek Stuff, And Much More!! -- Ain't It Cool News: The best in movie, TV, DVD, and comic book news. 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.aintitcool.com [Source type: General]

    ^ So I think it'll be more those kinds of things, as opposed to getting into any period of time where characters from 'The Lord of the Rings' could exist.
    • Elijah Wood on '9,' 'The Hobbit' and Being a Child Star - Inside Movies 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC insidemovies.moviefone.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ It was just one of those things where I am so passionate about this, and I love it so much, that it would be interesting to actually cultivate bands.
    • The Deadbolt Interview - Elijah Wood 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.thedeadbolt.com [Source type: General]

    .My God, the Oscars were -- I think it was like five hours.^ "You know, like when you see things happen, you're like Oh my God,' you know.
    • Elijah Wood, Rob Zombie, Snoop Dogg on Halloween fears 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.azcentral.com [Source type: General]

    ^ And I think I just have perspective on it, I know that for the rest of my life I’ll be asked about it, and I accept that, and thank God that I’m going to be asked about something that I think is really genuinely great for the rest of my life.
    • Elijah Wood Interview, 9 - MoviesOnline 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.moviesonline.ca [Source type: General]

    ^ I thank God that I'm going to be asked about something that I think is really genuinely great, for the rest of my life.
    • Interview: Elijah Wood Talks 9 and The Hobbit 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.iesb.net [Source type: General]

    I was nearly falling asleep on camera. .It was funny.
  • I'm kind of insane when it comes to music, a little obsessed.
  • I think being different, going against the grain of society is the greatest thing in the world.
  • There's a real purity in New Zealand that doesn't exist in the States.^ There's a couple things going on in that relationship.
    • An Interview with Elijah Wood - feature - at IGN 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC movies.ign.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Elijah: I think being different, being against the grain of society, is the greatest thing in the world.
    • Elijah Wood Trivia and Quotes on TV.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tv.com [Source type: General]

    ^ NZ being New Zealand?
    • Elijah Wood Height - how tall 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.celebheights.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .It's actually not an easy thing to find in our world anymore.^ It's actually not an easy thing to find in our world anymore.
    • Elijah Wood Trivia and Quotes on TV.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tv.com [Source type: General]

    ^ In our mission to snapshoot every corner of the world there is a good chance that you will find a local version of this site!
    • Elijah Wood shooting with the Lomo LC-A+ on Lomography 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.lomography.com [Source type: General]

    ^ But finding her won't be easy: she lives in a town that was wiped off the map by the Nazis in World War II. .
    • Elijah Wood 'Illuminated' By New Film - Entertainment News Story - KPRC Houston 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.click2houston.com [Source type: General]

    It's a unique place because it is so far away from the rest of the world. .There is a sense of isolation and also being protected.
  • The great message for kids in this movie is that the things that separate us from each other are also the things that make us who we are.^ It makes the most sense for us to go in on a place, 'cause then we can get a great place.
    • Elijah Wood - Biography 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]
    • Elijah Wood Trivia and Quotes on TV.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tv.com [Source type: General]

    ^ There were a lot of great performances in the movie.
    • Elijah Wood: Moving On - TeenHollywood.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.teenhollywood.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ There is a sense of isolation and also being protected.
    • Elijah Wood Trivia and Quotes on TV.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tv.com [Source type: General]

    That's something that should be celebrated. - About Happy Feet

About Wood

.
  • I really don't think there is anybody in the business with better eyes than Elijah Wood.^ ELIJAH WOOD: I don't know.
    • Elijah Wood & Jennifer Connelly 9 Interviews 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.girl.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Elijah Wood: I'm not really sure.
    • Nardwuar vs Elijah Wood 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.nardwuar.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Good, because there's a sequel to animated penguin film Happy Feet on the way, with Robin Williams and Elijah Wood in talks to reprise their roles.
    • Elijah Wood 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.buzzsugar.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    - .Liev Schreiber
  • If the eyes are the windows to the soul, Elijah Wood has garage doors.^ More recently, Wood was seen in “Everything is Illuminated,” Liev Schreiber’s adaptation of Jonathan Safran Foer’s bestselling novel.
    • Elijah Wood Movies & News 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.moviesonline.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ In an interview about the film Everything Is Illuminated , director Liev Schreiber commented that his leading man Elijah Wood has a "generosity of spirit" and a "sincere goodness as a human being".
    • Elijah Wood Trivia and Quotes on TV.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tv.com [Source type: General]

    ^ In an interview about Everything Is Illuminated, director Liev Schreiber commented that Wood has a 'generosity of spirit' and a 'sincere goodness as a human being'.
    • Elijah Wood biography, information, news, links, pictures (pics) and products (actor) 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.popstarsplus.com [Source type: General]

    - Liev Schreiber
  • No, I hadn't worked with any of them. .But I had been a huge fan of Elijah Wood even though he was only 18 when we started filming.^ For Elijah Wood it was just a start.
    • Elijah Wood - Biography 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tiscali.co.uk [Source type: General]

    ^ Actor Elijah Wood started out as a model and pitching products in commercials and, after taking on increasingly larger acting roles, became a critically acclaimed child actor.
    • Tavis Smiley . Shows . Elijah Wood . October 7, 2005 | PBS 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.pbs.org [Source type: Original source]

    ^ Good, because there's a sequel to animated penguin film Happy Feet on the way, with Robin Williams and Elijah Wood in talks to reprise their roles.
    • Elijah Wood 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.buzzsugar.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .I had seen almost all his movies, and I really like his work.^ All I Want (2002) more movies like this .
    • Elijah Wood Movies (Used, New, Hard-to-Find) - Alibris 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.alibris.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Uh it's a really early movie of uh Peter Jackson's, and it's all Muppet sort of stuff.
    • Nardwuar vs Elijah Wood 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.nardwuar.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Plus, I was so obsessed with anything futuristic, and I'd never really been on a movie set like that before.
    • Elijah Wood on '9,' 'The Hobbit' and Being a Child Star - Inside Movies 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC insidemovies.moviefone.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .I admired him because I was a child actor too and he was such an exquisite example of someone's ability to carve out a career as a child performer with integrity and class.^ You had a long career as a child actor.
    • Elijah Wood: Moving On - TeenHollywood.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.teenhollywood.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Actor Elijah Wood started out as a model and pitching products in commercials and, after taking on increasingly larger acting roles, became a critically acclaimed child actor.
    • Tavis Smiley . Shows . Elijah Wood . November 8, 2006 | PBS 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.pbs.org [Source type: Original source]

    ^ Born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on January 28, 1981, Elijah Wood began his career as a child model and commercial and television actor.
    • http://getglue.com/movie_stars/elijah_wood 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC getglue.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    - Sean Astin
  • He's a different lad. .He's always going to be a rather quirky character actor with a golden soul.^ I think, for any author, I would imagine that bringing their literary work to screen and choosing actors to portray the characters that they had in their mind and had written out, is always difficult.
    • Lord of the Rings Movies Information | TheOneRing.net™ | News Archives 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.theonering.net [Source type: Original source]

    - .John Rhys Davies
  • There's a sweetness to Elijah, but at the same time a steely strength and a basic sense of self-worth, and I thought, 'Ah!^ ELIJAH WOOD: Well - I mean, I don't know if there was a huge thought process behind it, beyond - I don't know.
    • Elijah Wood & Jennifer Connelly 9 Interviews 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.girl.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Sorry there is no news for Elijah Wood at this time.
    • Elijah Wood on TV.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tv.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Elijah : There's a real sense of completion now, because we can look at the entirety of the trilogy and say we've done it, our work is finished.
    • Elijah Wood Trivia and Quotes on TV.com 19 January 2010 18:23 UTC www.tv.com [Source type: General]

    That's Mumble.' - George Miller

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, New Zealand for the 2003 world premiere of The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.]] Elijah Jordan Wood (born January 28, 1981, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa) is an American actor.

A professional actor since the age of nine, Wood is best known for the role of Frodo Baggins in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy.

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