Elijah was born the middle of three children to parents, Warren and Debbie Wood. He has a brother Zack (a video game producer) seven years his senior, as well as a younger sister Hannah (a poet and actress) 3 years younger than him. He currently resides in Venice, California.
A professional actor since the age of six, he has appeared in over 35 films, his first role was in 1990's "Avalon", but he is best known for the role of Frodo Baggins in the Academy Award winning "Lord of the Rings" trilogy.
In 2005, Eljiah launched his own record label, Simian Records. The first band signed, The Apples in Stereo's CD was a critical and indie chart success. Elijah is currently in the process of producing several films and continues to act in independent films.
In 2009, Elijah Wood's films for the decade scored the highest average rating of any actor working today by movie critics and he received special honors during the San Francisco Film Festival as a charismatic young actor who has made remarkable contributions to independent and Hollywood cinema as he brings intelligence, talent and depth of character to his roles.
Elijah raised the bar for himself as he set a world record for being the first person to cross by rope, Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, Africa in 2008 for the reality TV program Adrenaline Junkies.… Expand
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|A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night||TBA||Executive Producer||tbd|
|The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies||Dec 17, 2014||Frodo||tbd|
|Cooties||Oct 10, 2014||Producer / Clint||tbd|
|Grand Piano||Mar 7, 2014||Tom Selznick / Tom Selznick||7.8|
|The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug||Dec 13, 2013||Frodo Baggins / Frodo Baggins||7.8|
|The Wind Rises||Nov 8, 2013||Sone||8.2|
|Toad Road||Oct 25, 2013||Executive Producer||tbd|
|Pawn Shop Chronicles||Jul 12, 2013||Cast / Johnny Shaw||4.7|
|Maniac||Jun 21, 2013||Frank / Frank||7.4|
|The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey||Dec 14, 2012||Frodo||8.1|
|Celeste and Jesse Forever||Aug 3, 2012||Scott||7.3|
|Happy Feet Two||Nov 18, 2011||Mumble||5.6|
|The Romantics||Sep 10, 2010||Chip Hayes||6.1|
|The Oxford Murders||Aug 6, 2010||Martin||4.6|
|9||Sep 9, 2009||9||6.8|
|Operation Filmmaker||Jun 4, 2008||Himself||tbd|
|Day Zero||Jan 18, 2008||Aaron Feller||6.6|
|Happy Feet||Nov 17, 2006||Mumble||6.1|
|Everything Is Illuminated||Sep 16, 2005||Jonathan Safran Foer||7.8|
|Green Street Hooligans||Sep 9, 2005||Matt Buckner||8.2|
|Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind||Mar 19, 2004||Patrick||8.8|
|Ash Wednesday||Oct 11, 2002||Sean Sullivan||6.6|
|The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring||Dec 19, 2001||Frodo Baggins||8.9|
|The Faculty||Dec 25, 1998||Casey Connor||7.9|
|Deep Impact||May 8, 1998||Leo Biederman||5.8|
|The Ice Storm||Sep 26, 1997||Mikey Carver||8.4|