Hobbit Cast Biographies
Elijah Wood: Frodo Baggins
DOB: January 28, 1981
Parents: Warren and Debbie Wood (divorced)
Brothers/Sisters: Zack and Hannah
Pets: 2 collies, Levonne and Rascal
Hobbies: music, reading fencing, photography, rollerblading, swimming, cooking, swimming, surfing,
singing, collecting, Star Wars memorabillia, and sports
Interesting facts: plays piano, has over 1000 cd's, favorite bands are the Smashing Pumpkins and the
Beatles, loves video games and animals, and his favorite color is blue.
Sean Astin: Samwise (Sam) Gamgee
DOB:February 25, 1971
Parents:John Astin and Patty Duke
Brothers/Sisters: Mackenzie, David , Allen, Tom
Hobbies: Directing and acting
Interseting Facts:had to gain 35 pounds for the role of Sam, was knocked unconscious by a pole that
fell on the set of Rivendell, and when recording the Goonies(which he starred in) commentary he left in the middle of doing
it and never returned.
Dominic Monaghan: Meriadoc (Merry) Brandubuck
DOB:December 8, 1976
Parents:Austin and Aureen Monaghan
Pets:Withitar; a black widow spider, Gizmo; a leaf mantis, and Blink; and albino garter snake
Hobbies:fashion, playing/watching soccer, fashion, writing, film, surfing, the Beatles, and insects.
Intersting Facts:is currently collarborating on a script with Billy Boyd, starrs on the ABC show LOST
(as Charlie, Wednesdays at 8/7c) and is very good at accents ans impersonations.
Billy Boyd: peregrin (Pippin) Took
DOB: August 28, 1968
Parents: William and Mary Boyd
Hobbies: Drinkning, dancing, surfing, singing, music, and having a good time.
Interseting Facts:can sing and play bass, kissed Viggo Mortensen (Aragorn) on the set of the marriage
of Rosie Cotton and Samwise Gamgee, the song Pippin sang in Denethor's hall in RotK was sung and written by him, and the words
from that song are from a poem in FotR