This actor used to be the child star who played the central role in the series “Lord of the Rings”.
In 2001, the birth of the series Lord of the Rings (The Lord of the Rings) changed the face of Hollywood forever. For the first time, a sci-fi film project is highly appreciated for its expertise and commercial appeal, “sweeping” a series of awards ceremonies and even being named in the Best Picture category of the Oscars. Playing the central role of the film, the boy Frodo is considered as the “Harry Potter of the Lord of the Rings”, loved from the movie to the real life.
How is the boy who starred in Lord of the Rings now?
Play the male lead Lord of the Rings is the young actor Elijah Wood. Born in 1981, Wood was born as a child star in films such as Back to the Future Part 2, Avalon (the film helped Wood get his first film nomination),…
Elijah Wood’s youthful beauty
However, until you join Lord of the Rings At the age of 20, Elijah Wood became globally famous, nominated for many major awards such as MTV, Teen Choice, Critics Choice,… During the time playing Frodo, Wood also appeared in many famous works such as the animated film. Figure Happy Feet, Sin City nice Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. It was also from here that he realized his love for independent films.
Elijah Wood succeeds after the Lord of the Rings series
After Lord of the Rings closed, Elijah Wood spent her entire career participating in independent film projects, diverse genres. During this time, he also tried many different roles and achieved certain success. In 2005, Wood opened his own record label called Simian Records, pursuing a music career.
Elijah Wood is successful in making music, DJing,…
Not stopping there, Wood continues to become a familiar face in fields such as game dubbing, MC, even DJing with world tours. In 2010, he and two friends founded The Woodshed (later renamed SpectreVision) – a company specializing in horror and thriller production. Film projects from SpectreVision are highly appreciated by experts, including Cooties, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night,…
It can be seen that the Lord of the Rings star has now become a multi-talented name, and is also honored as an actor who has “made a great contribution to the development of independent film”.
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Currently in her 40s, Elijah Wood has a rather fulfilling life when choosing passion instead of following the market. In 2019, he married film producer Mette-Marie Kongsved and has a son together. Among the famous child stars of blockbusters, Elijah Wood can be considered a model worth following in both career and life.
Current Elijah Wood
Image source: New Line Cinema, SpecterVision