The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring Cast

  • Elijah Wood

    Birth Name: Elijah Jordan Wood Born in Iowa, Elijah Wood started modeling at an early age, moving swiftly into commercial work. In 1988, he moved with his family to Los Angeles, where he attended...

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  • Billy Boyd

    Native to Glasgow, Scotland, Boyd trained at the Scottish Academy of Music and Drama before setting off to become an actor. Besides acting, he also came away a skilled musician both in singing and...

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  • Dominic Monaghan

    Born in Berlin, Germany to English-speaking parents, Dominic Monaghan decided he wanted to be an actor during his second year of school when he was given a small role as one of Scrooge's workers in...

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  • Sean Astin

    Born in Santa Monica, Sean Astin is the son of actors John Astin and Patty Duke. He followed his mother's lead by entering show business as a child. Sean's first important TV role was the 1981 ABC...

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  • Ian McKellen

    Born in the northern mill town of Burnley, in Lancashire, England, Ian McKellen was the son of a civil engineer. Encouraged by his parents to take an interest in theater, he developed an early...

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  • Ian Holm

    This native of Goodmayes, England was born in an asylum where his father was both doctor and superintendent. He was inspired to taking the acting route after he watched a live stage performance of...

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  • Viggo Mortensen

    "Acting has never been, like, everything to me," says this New York native. "Even before I had a son, who does mean everything to me. There's too many strange people. And too much institutionalized...

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  • Orlando Bloom

    This native to Canterbury, England was inspired joined the acting profession for the women. "Aged nine, I had this girlfriend, and we used to have running races in the park to see who would be...

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  • Liv Tyler

    Liv Tyler is the daughter of Aerosmith frontman Steve Tyler. But she didn't always knows know this. Her mother, former Ford Model and Playboy Playmate Bebe Buell had an eight month affair with Tyler...

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  • Christopher Lee

    Best known for playing characters who are intelligent, unsympathetic, aggressive, humorless, ruthless and totally evil, Lee was born in London, England, to an Italian contessa and a colonel in the...

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  • Cate Blanchett

    Born and raised in Australia, Cate Blanchett graduated from Australia's National Institute of Dramatic Art. She is a long-standing member of Company-B, a loose ensemble of actors including Geoffrey...

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  • Sean Bean

    Born and raised in Yorkshire, England, Bean was accepted to the prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, where he won the silver medal for his graduation performance in Waiting for Godot. He went...

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  • John Rhys-Davies

    English-born Welsh actor, Rhys-Davies, who was raised in England, Africa and Wales, became inspired to take the road to performing while a university student. After graduating, he won a scholarship...

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  • Andy Serkis

    Born and raised in Ruislip, West London, Andy Serkis showed a talent for art when he was young, and wanted to become a painter/graphic artist. He studied visual arts at Lancaster University, but while...

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  • Bernard Hill

    Born in Manchester, England, Bernard Hill has appeared in theater productions, as well as television and films on both sides of the Atlantic, but perhaps his best known role is as King Théoden in The...

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  • Brad Dourif

    Born in Huntington, West Virginia, Brad Dourif was just three years old when his father died. His mother married Bill Campbell, a professional golfer, who became a stepfather to Brad and his siblings....

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  • Hugo Weaving

    Born in Nigeria, Hugo Weaving moved with his family to Australia before he was one. His father worked with a multinational oil company and the family moved to South Africa, Great Britain and then back...

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  • Miranda Otto

    As the daughter of well-known Australian actor Barry Otto, Miranda Otto was destined to become an actress. She attended the prestigious Australian drama school NIDA, which boasts other famous...

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  • Marton Csokas

    Born in New Zealand but of Hungarian descent, Marton Csokas has been acting professionally since 1989. A graduate of the New Zealand Drama School, Marton has an impressive list of stage credentials...

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  • Karl Urban

    Karl Urban's introduction to acting came at the age of eight, when he delivered a solitary line on a New Zealand television program. It wasn't until he completed high school that Urban returned to...

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  • John Noble

    John Noble has more than twenty-five years experience as an actor and director, and has helmed over 80 plays. He served as artistic director of the acclaimed Stage Company of South Australia for ten...

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  • David Wenham

    David Wenham is critically acclaimed in Australia for his diverse performances in film, theater and television. A five-time nominee for Best Actor in a Leading Role at the Australian Film Institute...

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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring

Genre:  Action/Adventure, Drama
Running Time:  178 min.
Release Date: December 19, 2001
DVD: August 6, 2002

Current rating: Rating: 4.66
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Cast: Elijah Wood, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Sean Astin, Ian McKellen, Ian Holm, Viggo Mortensen, Orlando Bloom, Liv Tyler, Christopher Lee, Cate Blanchett, Sean Bean, John Rhys-Davies, Andy Serkis, Bernard Hill, Brad Dourif, Hugo Weaving, Miranda Otto, Marton Csokas, Karl Urban, John Noble, David Wenham

Inspiration: J.R.R. Tolkien