What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

What are the actors from the movie "The Lord of the Rings" 15 years later

It's hard to believe, but fifteen years have already passed since the release of the first film from the Lord of the Rings trilogy. The screen version of the work of John Ronald Reuel Tolkien from director Peter Jackson shook the world, which survived a whole wave of "Tolkienism" and the revival of historical military reconstruction. A whole generation dreamed of being in Middle-earth, and the girls in romantic dreams were Aragorn and Legolas. What are the actors from the film trilogy now beloved by the audience?

Frodo Baggins - Elijah Wood1
Elijah Wood continues to actively withdraw and participates in the voice acting cartoons. In addition, the actor founded his own record company - Simian Records.

Legolas - Orlando Bloom2
Before the role of Legolas elf, Orlando Bloom did not have any noticeable movie roles, and after the release of The Lord of the Rings world fame fell on the screens.On the wave of popularity, the actor appeared in yet another box-office franchise - “Pirates of the Caribbean”, the next sequel of which will be released in 2017.

Gandalf - Ian McKellen3
The film career of Ian McKellen began in the 1970s, but most of all the actor became famous for his roles played on the screen in the 1990s. These include the role of Nicholas II in the film “Rasputin” and the role of Magneto in the screen versions of the comic book “X-Men”. Ian McKellen received the title of knight from the Queen of Great Britain Elizabeth II in 1989.

Aragorn - Viggo Mortensen4
Another real knight in the Lord of the Rings trilogy is Viggo Mortensen. The honorary title he received from the Queen of Denmark. The actor of Danish origin not only acts in film, but also draws pictures, photographs, writes verses and plays musical instruments. In addition, he founded a publishing company specializing in the publication of works of unknown authors. Versatile person, do not say anything!

Arwen Undomiel - Liv Tyler5
Before the role of Arwen, Liv Tyler had time to be noted in several popular paintings, including in “Armageddon” and “Stealing Beauty”. The actress now has three children.In addition, in 2016 she tried herself as a producer.

Sam Gaysy - Sean Astin6
The actor is still being filmed on the big screen, but the role of Sam is still the most famous in his portfolio. In 2004 he published the book "There and Back: The Actor's Story," written by Sean Astin in collaboration with Joe Leiden. In it, he shared his impressions about the filming of the Lord of the Rings trilogy.

Meriadoc Brandiback - Dominic Monaghan7
Dominic Monaghan not only played the role of Meriadoc, but also participated in writing the script of The Lord of the Rings along with Billy Boyd. In addition, surely many people remember the character Charlie from the series "Lost" in his performance.

Peregrin Tuk - Billy Boyd8
Billy Boyd not only acts in film, but also plays musical instruments, and also sings. He wrote the music and sang the song The Edge of Night in the movie "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King." The actor leads the Beecake music group and also sponsors the Scottish Young Spectator Theater and the Scottish National Boys Choir.

Boromir - Sean Bean9
At the time when Sean Bean agreed to play the Lord of the Rings trilogy, he was already quite a popular actor, and after the films were released on the screen, he was invited to other high-budget films (Troy, Silent Hill).One of the recent well-known roles of the actor - in the series "Game of thrones." By the way, Sean Bean has a Ph.D. in English literature from the University of Sheffield.

Eowyn - Miranda Otto10
After “The Lord of the Rings”, Miranda Otto had almost no major roles in box-office films with the exception of “I, Frankenstein”.

Bilbo Baggins - Ian Holm11
Ian Holm first appeared on the big screen back in 1958. The actor has played more than 110 roles, including the android Ashe in Alien, Napoleon in The Bandits of Time, the father of Vito Cornelius in The Fifth Element. By the way, Ian Holm is another knight of Queen Elizabeth II.

Galadriel - Cate Blanchett12
Cate Blanchett has already starred in more than 40 films and played in two dozen performances. Her nominal star is included in the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2009, Australia issued postage stamps depicting Australian-born actors who won an Oscar: Nicole Kidman, Jeffrey Rush, Russell Crowe, and Cate Blanchett.

Theoden - Bernard Hill13
Bernard Hill has been in films for about 30 years. The audience also remembered him as the captain of the ship in the movie “Titanic”. This is the only actor in the world who has starred in more than one film that won 11 Oscars.

Elrond - Hugo Weaving14
In addition to the role of Elrond in The Lord of the Rings, Hugo Weaving was remembered as agent Smith in The Matrix, V in the film V means Vendetta, and Red Skull in The First Avenger.

Gimli - John Rees-Davies15
John Rhys-Davis played many interesting roles and even took part in scoring the cartoon "Sponge Bob Square Pants." Among his notable works are the roles in the Sliding series, films about Indiana Jones, the Lord of the Rings trilogy and the Lost World dilogy.

Gollum - Andy Circus16
The actor is not the only time played a half-drawn character in the movie: he also played the role of primate Caesar in "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" and King Kong in the movie "King Kong." Andy Cerkis became the second director in the trilogy "The Hobbit".

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  • What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later

    What do the actors from the films Lord of the Rings look like 15 years later