Elijah Wood

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Elijah Wood

American actor and film producer add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1981.

Countries: United States (52%), United Kingdom (19%), (13%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

Linked to: MTV, GameSpy, Fast Company, The Walt Disney Company

 

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Elijah Wood was born in 1981 add something


1988

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 add something


1991

Jon Avnet - Avnet directed his first movie, "Fried Green Tomatoes", in 1991, followed by "The War" in 1994, with Elijah Wood in the lead and Kevin Costner in a supporting role as his father


1992

Forever Young (1992 film) - "'Forever Young"' is a 1992 film with elements of romance, drama and science fiction, directed by Steve Miner, starring Mel Gibson, Elijah Wood and Jamie Lee Curtis


1993

In 1993, Wood played the title character in "The Adventures of Huck Finn", and the following year appeared in "The Good Son", and "The War" add something

 

Anne Heche - In 1993, Heche made her feature film debut in Disney's "The Adventures of Huck Finn" with Elijah Wood


1995

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" add something


1996

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


1997

In 1997, Wood was Jack "The Artful Dodger" Dawkins in Tony Bill's film adaptation of "Oliver Twist", and was a leading role in "Deep Impact" and appeared in "The Faculty" add something


1998

Clea DuVall - DuVall's breakthrough role was in Robert Rodriguez's "The Faculty" in 1998, alongside Elijah Wood and Josh Hartnett, in which she played Stokely "Stokes" Mitchell

 

Deep Impact (film) - "'Deep Impact"' is a 1998 American science fiction disaster film directed by Mimi Leder, written by Bruce Joel Rubin and Michael Tolkin, and starring Robert Duvall, Téa Leoni, Elijah Wood, Vanessa_Redgrave, Maximilian Schell, Leelee Sobieski, and Morgan Freeman


1999

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" add something


2000

Rachael Leigh Cook - In 2000 she starred opposite Elijah Wood in the well-received "The Bumblebee Flies Anyway"


2001

His most hotly anticipated project, the 2001 film gave Wood top billing as Baggins, alongside a cast that included Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler, Orlando Bloom, Cate Blanchett, Christopher Lee, Sean Bean, Sean Astin, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Viggo Mortensen, and John Rhys-Davies add something

 

Vanessa Stacey - In December 2001, she attended the London premiere of "Fellowship of the Rings" with Elijah Wood, Liv_Tyler, Orlando Bloom and Ian McKellen


2002

In 2002, Wood lent his voice to the direct-to-video release of "The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina" add something


2003

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - Jackson never had a chance to view the film in full due to the hectic schedule, and only saw the film from beginning to end on 1 December 2003 at the Wellington premiere; according to Elijah Wood, his response was "yup, it's good, pretty good"


2004

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


2005

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 add something

 

In 2005, Wood started his own record label called Simian Records add something

 

In 2005, he started his own record label, Simian Records add something

 

In 2005, he was part of the ensemble cast in Emilio Estevez's "Bobby", in which his character gets married to change his draft classification add something

 

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"

 

Jonathan Safran Foer - In 2005, Liev Schreiber wrote and directed a film adaptation of the novel, which starred Elijah Wood

 

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"

 

UK Jewish Film Festival - Other films in the 2005 UKJFF included Everything is Illuminated, starring Elijah Wood, In Her Shoes, starring Cameron Diaz, Toni Collette and Shirley Maclaine, and Bee Season, starring Richard Gere

 

West Ham United F.C. - The 2005 independent film Green Street starring Elijah Wood and Charlie Hunnam focuses on a firm of West Ham United hooligans


2006

In 2006, Wood hosted the special "Saving a Species: The Great Penguin Rescue" for Discovery Kids Channel, for which he has been nominated for a Daytime Emmy in the category of acting in a children/youth/family special add something

 

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 add something

 

It premiered at the Venice Film Festival and was released on November 17, 2006, in New York and Los Angeles add something

 

Olga Kurylenko - Brooklyn International Film Festival - She received the certificate of excellence *award at the 2006 Brooklyn International Film Festival for her performance in "L'Annulaire", and starred in the "Paris, je t'aime" segment "Quartier de la Madeleine" opposite Elijah Wood

 

MtvU - The 2006 ceremony was notable for the altercation of Elijah Wood and Scott from the music blog Stereogum with Jared Leto


2007

Tribeca Film Festival - "Day Zero", a drama about the draft, had its debut at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival add something

 

First Look Pictures acquired the North American rights, and the film opened in the US in early 2007 add something

 

On January 4, 2007, Wood joined Screen Actors Guild President Alan Rosenberg to announce the nominees for the 13th Annual Screen Actors Guild awards add something


2008

On April 11, 2008, Wood was the guest host of Channel 4's "Friday Night Project" add something

 

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"

 

Julie Cox - She starred in "The Oxford Murders" with Elijah Wood and John Hurt in 2008


 

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" add something


2010

In 2010 Wood together with Daniel Noah and Josh C. Waller founded The Woodshed, a production company which promotes horror films add something

 

The pilot was shot in the summer of 2010 add something

 

On April 23, 2010, in a charitable gesture, Wood visited the town of Curepto, Chile, one of the hardest hit by the 8,8 magnitude earthquake that struck Chile on February 27, 2010 add something

 

Galt Niederhoffer - A motion picture with Katie Holmes, Adam Brody, Malin Akerman, Elijah Wood, Josh Duhamel and Anna Paquin was released in 2010


2011

Since 2011, Wood has been playing the role of Ryan Newman in &FX (FX_(TV_channel))'s dark comedy "Wilfred" add something

 

In January 2011, it was confirmed that Wood would reprise the role of Frodo Baggins in the "The Hobbit" trilogy add something

 

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


2012

The duo has spun at events such as the Bushmills Live 2012 festival at the Old Bushmills Distillery and at the pre-Emmy party at The London West Hollywood hotel add something

 

Wood, alongside Tom Hiddleston and Anna Paquin, started shooting in late 2012 add something

 

Alexandre Aja - Aja produced a remake of the 1980 horror slasher "Maniac", which stars Elijah Wood

 

Eddie Izzard - The film was written by David Logan and John Hay. In January 2012, he appeared as Long John Silver in Sky1's adaptation of "Treasure Island" alongside Elijah Wood and Philip Glenister among others


2013

In 2013 the company was rebranded as SpectreVision add something

 

Kerry Bishe - Bishé co-starred in the 2013 independent movie, "Grand Piano ", with Elijah Wood


2014

Open Windows (film) - The film had its world premiere on March 10, 2014, at South by Southwest, and stars Elijah Wood, Sasha_Grey and Neil Maskell

 

The Last Witch Hunter - In July 2014 it was announced that Rose Leslie would be joining the cast as Vin Diesel's co-star, and in August, Elijah Wood, Michael_Caine, and Ólafur Darri Ólafsson were announced as attached to the film


2015

Although this claim was refuted during a Nerd HQ panel interview in 2015 add something


2016

Wood is an outspoken supporter of 2016 Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Twitter add something


 

The latter film was awarded the U.S. Dramatic Grand Jury Prize at Sundance in January 2017 add something

 

It was announced in December 2017 that the show had not been renewed for a third season add something