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Elijah Wood

Elijah Jordan Wood ( born January 28, 1981) is an American actor. He made his film debut with a minor part in Back to the Future Part II (1989), then landed a succession of larger roles that made him a critically acclaimed child actor by age 9. He is best known for his high-profile role as Frodo Baggins in Peter Jackson's critically acclaimed The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Since then, 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 starred in the film Day Zero (2007) and provided the voice of the main character, Mumble, in the award-winning animated film Happy Feet. He played an American tourist turned vampire in Paris, je t'aime. In 2005, he started his own record label, Simian Records. He was cast in the lead role of an Iggy Pop biopic to be called The Passenger, but after years of development, the project now appears to be shelved. Description above from the Wikipedia article Elijah Wood, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jan 28, 1981 In Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Oscars 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Movie Showbiz Kids 2020-07-14
Known For
Poster of Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency
Poster of Peter Panzerfaust
Poster of Double Fine Adventure
Series Home Movie: The Princess Bride Prince Humperdinck 2020-06-29
Movie Showbiz Kids Self 2020-07-14
Movie The Panama Papers Narrator 2018-10-06
Movie 78/52 Himself 2017-10-13
Movie I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore Tony 2017-01-19
Series Join or Die with Craig Ferguson Himself 2016-02-18
Movie The Trust David Waters 2016-04-29
Series Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency Todd Brotzman 2016-10-22
Movie Made in Japan Himself (voice) 2015-03-17
Movie Behind Over the Garden Wall Himself 2015-07-08
Movie The Last Witch Hunter Dolan 37th 2015-10-21
Movie Open Windows Nick Chambers 2014-07-04
Movie Why Horror? Animation VO (voice) 2014-10-03
Series Over the Garden Wall Wirt (voice) 2014-11-03
Movie Cooties Clint 2014-10-10
Movie Set Fire to the Stars John M. Brinnin 2014-11-07
Movie A Band Called Death Self 2013-06-27
Series Peter Panzerfaust Peter 2013-04-04
Movie Setup, Punch Reuben Stein 2013-04-18
Movie Pawn Shop Chronicles Johnny Shaw 2013-07-12
Movie Grand Piano Tom Selznick 2013-10-11
Movie Mundos Virtuales 2013-12-14
Movie Tome of the Unknown Wirt (voice) 2013-10-24
Series Double Fine Adventure Himself 2012-04-06
Series TRON: Uprising Beck 2012-06-07
Series Treasure Island Ben Gunn 2012-01-01
Movie Revenge for Jolly! Thomas 2012-07-17
Movie The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Frodo 2012-11-26
Movie Maniac Frank 2012-12-26
Movie The Narrative of Victor Karloch William Merriwether 2012-09-02
Movie Celeste & Jesse Forever Scott 2012-08-03
Movie Fight for Your Right Revisited Ad-Rock (B-Boys 1) 2011-04-22
Series Wilfred Ryan Newman 2011-06-23
Movie Nightmare Factory Himself 2011-10-27
Movie Happy Feet Two Mumble (voice) 2011-11-18
Movie The Heart is a Drum Machine Himself 2010-03-09
Series Funny or Die Presents James 2010-02-15
Movie The Romantics Chip 2010-09-10
Movie WWII in HD: The Air War Andy Rooney (voice) 2010-11-10
Movie Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (archival footage) 2010-05-04
Series Glenn Martin, DDS Chester Chislehurst 2009-08-17
Movie 9 9 (voice) 2009-08-19
Movie The Oxford Murders Martin 2008-01-18
Movie Operation Filmmaker Himself 2008-02-20
Series The Graham Norton Show Himself 2007-02-22
Series Yo Gabba Gabba! Unknown 2007-08-20
Movie Day Zero Aaron Feller 2007-04-27
Movie Paris, Je T'Aime Le garçon (Quartier de la Madeleine) 2006-06-21
Movie Bobby William Avary 2006-09-05
Series Freak Show Freak Mart Squirrel 2006-10-04
Movie Happy Feet Mumble (voice) 2006-11-16
Series Robot Chicken Bailiff 2005-02-20
Series American Dad! Unknown 2005-02-06
Series The Friday Night Project Unknown 2005-02-04
Movie Ringers: Lord of the Fans 2005-01-21
Movie Sin City Kevin 2005-04-01
Movie Green Street Hooligans Matt Buckner 2005-09-09
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Series Jack Osbourne: Adrenaline Junkie Unknown 2005-10-01
Movie Everything Is Illuminated Jonathan Safran Foer 2005-09-16
Movie I’m Still Here: Real Diaries of Young People Who Lived During the Holocaust Klaus Langer / Dawid Rubinowicz (voice) 2005-05-05
Movie Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Patrick 2004-03-19
Movie Frodo Is Great... Who Is That?!! Himself 2004-07-23
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series Punk'd Himself 2003-03-17
Series Red vs. Blue Sigma 2003-04-01
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Frodo 2003-12-01
Movie Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over The Guy 2003-07-25
Movie The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina Tom Thumb (voice) 2002-08-06
Movie Try Seventeen Jones 2002-09-10
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Frodo 2002-12-18
Movie Ash Wednesday Sean Sullivan 2002-10-11
Movie Quest for the Ring Himself 2001-11-29
Movie A Passage to Middle-earth: Making of 'Lord of the Rings' Himself 2001-12-09
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Frodo 2001-12-18
Movie Beyond the Movie: The Fellowship of the Ring Self 2001-12-23
Movie The Bumblebee Flies Anyway Barney Snow 2000-01-01
Movie Chain of Fools Mikey 2000-09-22
Movie Black and White Wren 1999-09-04
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Movie Deep Impact Leo Biederman 1998-05-08
Movie The Faculty Casey Connor 1998-12-25
Series TRL Unknown 1998-09-14
Series King of the Hill Jason (voice) 1997-01-12
Movie Oliver Twist The Artful Dodger 1997-05-15
Movie The Ice Storm Mikey Carver 1997-02-05
Movie Flipper Sandy Ricks 1996-05-17
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Series Adventures from the Book of Virtues Icarus (voice) 1996-09-02
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Movie North North 1994-07-22
Movie The War Stu Simmons 1994-11-04
Series Homicide: Life on the Street Unknown 1993-01-31
Movie The Adventures of Huck Finn Huck Finn 1993-04-02
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie The Good Son Mark Evans 1993-09-24
Series Frasier Guest Caller - Ethan 1993-09-16
Movie The Witness Little Boy 1992-01-01
Movie Radio Flyer Mike 1992-02-21
Movie Forever Young Nat Cooper 1992-12-16
Movie Day-O Day-O 1992-05-03
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Paradise Willard Young 1991-09-18
Movie Internal Affairs Sean Stretch 1990-01-12
Movie Child in the Night Luke 1990-05-01
Movie Avalon Michael Kaye 1990-10-05
Movie Back to the Future Part II Video Game Boy 1989-11-22
Series Wanna bet, that..? Unknown 1981-02-14
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series The Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18