January 28, 1981
42 years old
5 ft 6 in | 167.5 cm
64 kg | 141 lbs
36 in | 91.5 cm
10 US | 43 EU
30.5 in | 77.5 cm
Elijah Jordan Wood was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States, on January 28, 1981, is an American actor.
Young Elijah Wood first started performing in school theater productions of "The Sound of Music" and "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz".
He began his professional career as a model and in commercials, at the age of 7.
He landed his first big break in Paula Abdul's music video "Forever Your Girl" in 1989.
He made his big screen debut in science fiction movie Back to the Future Part II (1989) in role as Video Game Boy.
He got his television debut in psychological thriller film Child in the Night (1990) in role as Luke.
Elijah's breakthrough performance came as Michael Kaye in drama movie Avalon (1990).
How tall is Elijah Wood and what is his weight? Elijah Wood's height is 5' 6" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 167.5 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 141 іn pоunds or 64 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.
Elijah Wood is 42 years old.
Elijah Wood net worth is around 20 million dollars.
He portrayed Frodo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy:
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), for which he won the Empire Award for Best Actor
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), for which he won the Saturn Award for Best Actor
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
He won the Young Artist Award for Best Leading Young Actor in a Feature Film for his role in drama fantasy film Radio Flyer (1992).
He was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Leading Young Actor in a Feature Film for his role as Michael Kaye in drama movie Avalon (1990).
He was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Young Actor Starring in a TV Movie, Pilot or Special for his role as Luke in psychological thriller film Child in the Night (1990).
He won the Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor for his role as Mark Evans in psychological thriller movie The Good Son (1993).
He won the YoungStar Award for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Miniseries / Made-for-TV Movie for his role as Jack "The Artful Dodger" Dawkins in drama film Oliver Twist (1997).
He won the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Actor for his role as Frank in psychological slasher movie Maniac (2012).
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as William Avary in drama film Bobby (2006).
He was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Villain for his role as Kevin in neo-noir crime anthology movie Sin City (2005).
He was nominated for the YoungStar Award for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Comedy Film for his role as Sandy Ricks in adventure family film Flipper (1995).
He was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actor – Sci-Fi for his role as Leo Biederman in science fiction disaster film Deep Impact (1998).
He was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actor – Horror for his role as Casey Connor in science fiction horror movie The Faculty (1998).
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) science fiction romantic comedy as Patrick Wertz
Pawn Shop Chronicles (2013) crime comedy as Johnny Shaw
Grand Piano (2013) thriller as Tom Selznick
He voiced Mumble in animated musical movies Happy Feet (2006) and Happy Feet Two (2011).
The Last Witch Hunter (2015) dark fantasy action as 37th Dolan
Green Street Hooligans (2005) drama crime as Matt Buckner
Forever Young (1992) science fiction romantic drama as Nat Cooper
The Trust (2016) crime drama as Sergeant David Waters
I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore (2017) comedy thriller as Tony
Come to Daddy (2019) comedy horror thriller as Norval Greenwood
No Man of God (2021) crime mystery as Bill Hagmaier
He was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy for his role as Ryan Newman in FX comedy series Wilfred (2011-2014).
He played Ben Gunn in British miniseries Treasure Island (2012).
He portrayed Todd Brotzman in BBC America comic science fiction detective series Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (2016-2017).
He voiced Beck in Disney XD animated science fiction television series TRON: Uprising (2012–2013).
Drunk History (2019) Comedy Central comedy series as John Raines / Percy Shelley
He voiced Jace Rucklin in Disney's animated comic science fiction series Star Wars Resistance (2018-2020).
Attended St Patrick’s Catholic School at Arroyo Grande.
Has Polish, German, English, Austrian and Danish ancestry.
Has older brother, Zachariah and younger sister, Hannah.
He is also a well known DJ, he owns a collection of 4,000 vinyl records and CDs.
He started his own record label "Simian Records" in 2005.
Featured in music videos for:
Paula Abdul "Forever Your Girl" (1989)
The Cranberries "Ridiculous Thoughts" (1995)
Greg Laswell "How the Day Sounds" (2008)
The Lonely Island "Threw It On the Ground" (2009)
Danko Jones "Full of Regret" (2010)
The Apples in Stereo "Dance Floor" (2010)
Danko Jones "I Think Bad Thoughts" (2011)
Beastie Boys "Make Some Noise" (2011)
Flying Lotus "Tiny Tortures" (2012)
He voiced Spyro the Dragon in the Legend of Spyro video game trilogy (2006–2008).
He voiced Frodo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings video game trilogy (2002–2004).
He founded production company SpectreVision in 2010.
He dated Pamela Racine (2005-2010) and Franka Potente (2003).
He started dating Danish producer Mette-Marie Kongsved in 2017, they have one son.