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
|The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring||Dec 19, 2001||Frodo Baggins||8.9|
|A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night||TBA||Executive Producer||tbd|
|Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind||Mar 19, 2004||Patrick||8.8|
|The Wind Rises||Nov 8, 2013||Sone||8.2|
|Happy Feet||Nov 17, 2006||Mumble||6.1|
|The Ice Storm||Sep 26, 1997||Mikey Carver||8.4|
|Operation Filmmaker||Jun 4, 2008||Himself||tbd|
|The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug||Dec 13, 2013||Frodo Baggins / Frodo Baggins||7.8|
|Grand Piano||Mar 7, 2014||Tom Selznick / Tom Selznick||7.4|
|The Faculty||Dec 25, 1998||Casey Connor||8.0|
|9||Sep 9, 2009||9||6.8|
|Celeste and Jesse Forever||Aug 3, 2012||Scott||7.3|
|The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey||Dec 14, 2012||Frodo||8.1|
|Everything Is Illuminated||Sep 16, 2005||Jonathan Safran Foer||7.8|
|Green Street Hooligans||Sep 9, 2005||Matt Buckner||8.2|
|Toad Road||Oct 25, 2013||Executive Producer||tbd|
|Happy Feet Two||Nov 18, 2011||Mumble||5.5|
|Maniac||Jun 21, 2013||Frank / Frank||7.4|
|The Romantics||Sep 10, 2010||Chip Hayes||6.1|
|Day Zero||Jan 18, 2008||Aaron Feller||6.6|
|Deep Impact||May 8, 1998||Leo Biederman||5.8|
|Ash Wednesday||Oct 11, 2002||Sean Sullivan||6.6|
|Pawn Shop Chronicles||Jul 12, 2013||Cast / Johnny Shaw||4.7|
|The Oxford Murders||Aug 6, 2010||Martin||4.6|
|The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies||Dec 17, 2014||Frodo||tbd|
|Cooties||Oct 10, 2014||Producer / Clint||tbd|
|Open Windows||Nov 7, 2014||Executive Producer / Nick Chambers||tbd|