Knowledge Identifier: +Elijah_Wood
Wood modeled and did local commercials before moving with his family to Los Angeles in 1988, where he got his first break in the video for Paula Abdul's "Forever Your Girl", directed by David Fincher, followed by a pivotal role in TV film "Child in the Night" and a minor role in "Back to the Future Part II" as a boy playing video games in the 80s Cafe
Anne Heche - In 1993, Heche made her feature film debut in Disney's "The Adventures of Huck Finn" with Elijah Wood
In 1995, Wood was in the video for The Cranberries "Ridiculous Thoughts", played the lead role in "Flipper", and was in Ang Lee's "The Ice Storm"
Luke Halpin - He continued to make cameo appearances, most notably, on the television series "Key West", and in the 1996 feature film remake, "Flipper", starring a 15-year-old Elijah Wood as Sandy Ricks
In 1999, Wood played a suburban white teenager who affects hip-hop lingo in James Toback's "Black and White", and a junior hitman in "Chain of Fools"
Rachael Leigh Cook - In 2000 she starred opposite Elijah Wood in the well-received "The Bumblebee Flies Anyway"
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - The DVD features two humorous Easter Eggs, one where Dominic Monaghan plays a German interviewer with Elijah Wood via satellite and another where Vince Vaughn and Ben Stiller attempt to convince Jackson to make a sequel, originally shown at the 2004 MTV Movie Awards
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 World War II, and "Green Street", as an American college student who falls in with a violent English football firm
Terence Jay - He is best known for co-starring as Jeremy Van Holden in the 2005 film "Green Street", playing alongside Elijah Wood, and for writing and performing several songs on the film's soundtrack, including the one played during the film's final sequence, "One Blood"
Everything Is Illuminated - It was adapted into a film by the same name starring Elijah Wood and Eugene Hütz in 2005
Kevin (Sin City) - Kevin is portrayed by Elijah Wood in Robert Rodriguez's 2005 film adaptation of "Sin City"
Robert Schneider - Other appearances in popular culture include a cameo appearance as the banjo player in a bar fight scene in the 2008 Mike Myers Paramount motion picture "The Love Guru," for the soundtrack of which Schneider produced a traditional bluegrass song, a short science fiction film starring Schneider and actor Elijah Wood entitled "Explore the Universe with Elijah Wood" produced as the prequel to The Apples in stereo pop video "Dance Floor," and the performance of The Apples single "Energy" by the contestants of the television show "American Idol"
On April 25, 2009, Wood was honored with the Midnight award by the 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"
Jane Kaczmarek - In 2011, guest starred in the &FX (FX_(TV_channel)) comedy "Wilfred", starring Elijah Wood
The Hobbit (film series) - On 7 January 2011, TheOneRing.net confirmed that Elijah Wood had joined the cast to reprise his role of Frodo Baggins in the project
Wood is an outspoken supporter of 2016 Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Twitter
The latter film was awarded the U.S. Dramatic Grand Jury Prize at Sundance in January 2017