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Birthday: January 28, 1981
Birth place: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
His parents: Warren and Debbie Wood
His brother: Zack
His sister: Hannah
His dogs: Rascal and Levonne.
Being very young Elijah’s mother decided to take him to Los Angeles for an Annual International Modeling and Talent Association Convention.
Thanks to this, Elijah started working in commercials and then got small parts on television, he worked in “Back to the Future”, directed by Robert Zemeckis.
1990 Elijah’s first major part: Avalon, playing “Michael Kaye”, directed by Barry Levinson
1991 He appeared in the film Paradis
1992 He acted with Mel Gibson in the film Forever Young
1996 Elijah starred in a movie remake of the old TV show Flipper. Great success.
1998 He worked in two films: Deep Impact and The Faculty
2000 Undoubtedly, Elijah’s bigger hit has been his participation in the trilogy The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, based on the books by J.R.R. Tolkien, directed by Peter Jackson -
2004 Sean Astin, who played Samwise in The Lord of the Rings movies, has been chosen to play the role of king the New Orleans Bacchus carnival parade.
Astin, following in the footsteps of co-star Elijah Wood in 2004, will lead what is one of the biggest parades of the season. As King of Bacchus he will join Wood an
2006 HOLLYWOOD - NOVEMBER 01: Actor Elijah Wood arrives at the AFI FEST presented by Audi opening night gala of "Bobby" at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre on November 1, 2006 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Mark Mainz/Getty Images)