Cast and Crew of The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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

About The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is a captivating and epic fantasy film that brings to life the first part of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic high fantasy novel. Set in the breathtaking landscapes of Middle-earth, the story follows the journey of a young hobbit named Frodo Baggins, portrayed by Elijah Wood, who finds himself in possession of a powerful and dangerous ring. This ring, which he inherits from his uncle Bilbo, has the ability to corrupt and bring about the return of the dark lord Sauron, who will destroy all of Middle-earth in his quest for domination.

To prevent this catastrophic outcome, Frodo embarks on a perilous journey to destroy the ring by casting it into the fiery depths of Mount Doom, the only place where it can be destroyed. Along the way, he is joined by a diverse and talented group of companions, known as the Fellowship of the Ring. This fellowship includes the wise and powerful wizard Gandalf, played by Sir Ian McKellen, who serves as Frodo's mentor and protector. Together, they face numerous challenges and enemies, including the fearsome and relentless Nazgûl, who are sent by Sauron to track down and capture the ring.

As the Fellowship travels through the beautiful yet treacherous lands of Middle-earth, they must confront their own fears and weaknesses, and learn to trust and rely on one another. Each member of the fellowship brings their own unique skills and abilities to the table, and they must work together in order to overcome the many obstacles that stand in their way. From the majestic elves of Rivendell to the fierce and courageous dwarves of Moria, the Fellowship is a testament to the power of unity and friendship, and their journey is a thrilling and unforgettable adventure that will leave you on the edge of your seat.

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is part of the The Lord of the Rings Collection, together with The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King .

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

Elijah Wood
plays Frodo Baggins

Elijah Wood as Frodo Baggins
Elijah Wood's portrayal of Frodo Baggins in 'The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring' is nothing short of extraordinary. He brings a sense of innocence and vulnerability to the character, making it easy for the audience to empathize with Frodo's struggle. Wood's ability to convey a wide range of emotions, from fear and despair to courage and determination, is truly commendable. His performance is a testament to his acting skills and is a significant contribution to the film's overall success. See Elijah Wood's other roles

Ian McKellen
plays Gandalf the Grey

Ian McKellen as Gandalf the Grey
In 'The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring', Sir Ian McKellen delivers a captivating performance as the wise and powerful wizard, Gandalf. His portrayal is both commanding and endearing, effortlessly embodying the character's wisdom, humor, and strength. McKellen's nuanced performance adds depth to the beloved character, making him a standout among the ensemble cast. His delivery of iconic lines and the emotional weight he brings to key scenes make Gandalf a truly memorable character, leaving a lasting impression on viewers. See Ian McKellen's other roles

Liv Tyler
plays Arwen

Liv Tyler as Arwen
Liv Tyler's portrayal of Arwen in 'The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring' is truly captivating. She brings a sense of grace and ethereal beauty to the character, making her a standout in the ensemble cast. Tyler's performance is marked by a subtle intensity, particularly in her scenes with Aragorn, where she conveys a deep and enduring love that transcends time. Her portrayal adds a layer of humanity and emotional depth to the epic tale, making Arwen a character that resonates with audiences long after the film ends. See Liv Tyler's other roles

Viggo Mortensen
plays Aragorn

Viggo Mortensen as Aragorn
Viggo Mortensen's portrayal of Aragorn in 'The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring' is nothing short of exceptional. His nuanced performance brings to life the complexities of the character, a man torn between his duty and his destiny. Mortensen imbues Aragorn with a quiet strength and a deep sense of honor, making him a truly compelling character. His interactions with the other members of the Fellowship are particularly noteworthy, as he subtly conveys Aragorn's growing sense of responsibility and leadership. Overall, Mortensen's performance is a highlight of the film, and a testament to his skill as an actor. See Viggo Mortensen's other roles

Sean Astin
plays Samwise 'Sam' Gamgee

Sean Astin as Samwise 'Sam' Gamgee
Sean Astin delivers a heartwarming and endearing performance as Sam in 'The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring'. His unwavering loyalty and devotion to Frodo, played by Elijah Wood, is truly commendable and serves as the emotional backbone of the film. Astin's portrayal of Sam's humility and bravery, especially during the climactic scene at Mount Doom, showcases his exceptional acting skills and leaves a lasting impression on viewers. His performance in this epic fantasy adventure film is undoubtedly one of the highlights of the trilogy. See Sean Astin's other roles

Cate Blanchett
plays Galadriel

Cate Blanchett as Galadriel
Cate Blanchett's portrayal of Galadriel in 'The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring' is nothing short of mesmerizing. She brings an ethereal grace and wisdom to the character, perfectly embodying the ancient and powerful elf queen. Blanchett's performance is characterized by her commanding presence, her soothing voice, and her piercing, otherworldly gaze. She effortlessly conveys Galadriel's inner struggle between her desire for power and her commitment to the greater good, making her one of the most compelling characters in the film. See Cate Blanchett's other roles

John Rhys-Davies
plays Gimli

John Rhys-Davies as Gimli

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Billy Boyd
plays Peregrin 'Pippin' Took

Billy Boyd as Peregrin 'Pippin' Took

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Dominic Monaghan
plays Meriadoc 'Merry' Brandybuck

Dominic Monaghan as Meriadoc 'Merry' Brandybuck

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Orlando Bloom
plays Legolas

Orlando Bloom as Legolas

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Christopher Lee
plays Saruman the White

Christopher Lee as Saruman the White

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Hugo Weaving
plays Elrond

Hugo Weaving as Elrond

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Sean Bean
plays Boromir

Sean Bean as Boromir
Sean Bean's portrayal of Boromir in 'The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring' is nothing short of exceptional. As the proud and ambitious son of the Steward of Gondor, Bean brings a sense of gravitas and depth to the character. His internal struggle between his desire for the power of the One Ring and his loyalty to his people is palpable, making his eventual redemption all the more poignant. Bean's performance is a standout in an already stellar cast, and his portrayal of Boromir remains one of the most memorable aspects of the film. See Sean Bean's other roles

Ian Holm
plays Bilbo Baggins

Ian Holm as Bilbo Baggins
Ian Holm's portrayal of Bilbo Baggins in 'The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring' is nothing short of masterful. Holm brings a sense of warmth and wisdom to the character, perfectly capturing Bilbo's love for his fellow hobbits and his deep, almost painful, connection to the One Ring. His performance is nuanced and layered, showcasing Bilbo's struggle between his desire for adventure and his longing for the comforts of home. Holm's performance is a standout in a film filled with exceptional acting, making Bilbo a character that audiences can't help but root for. See Ian Holm's other roles

Andy Serkis
plays Gollum

Andy Serkis as Gollum

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Marton Csokas
plays Celeborn

Marton Csokas as Celeborn

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Craig Parker
plays Haldir

Craig Parker as Haldir

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Lawrence Makoare
plays Lurtz

Lawrence Makoare as Lurtz

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Brent McIntyre
plays Witch-King

Sala Baker
plays Sauron

Sala Baker as Sauron

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Peter McKenzie
plays Elendil

Mark Ferguson
plays Gil-Galad

Mark Ferguson as Gil-Galad

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Harry Sinclair
plays Isildur

Harry Sinclair as Isildur

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Noel Appleby
plays Everard Proudfoot

Megan Edwards
plays Mrs. Proudfoot

Sarah McLeod
plays Rosie Cotton

Sarah McLeod as Rosie Cotton

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David Weatherley
plays Barliman Butterbur

David Weatherley as Barliman Butterbur

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Ian Mune
plays Bounder

Ian Mune as Bounder

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Michael Elsworth
plays Gondorian Archivist

Michael Elsworth as Gondorian Archivist

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Cameron Rhodes
plays Farmer Maggot

Martyn Sanderson
plays Gate Keeper

Martyn Sanderson as Gate Keeper

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Billy Jackson
plays Cute Hobbit Child

Billy Jackson as Cute Hobbit Child

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Katie Jackson
plays Cute Hobbit Child

Alan Howard
plays The Ring (voice)

Alan Howard as The Ring (voice)

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Victoria Beynon-Cole
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Paul Bryson
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Lance Fabian Kemp
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Phil Grieve
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Phil Grieve as Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

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Lee Hartley
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Jonathan Jordan
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Semi Kuresa
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Sam La Hood
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Jono Manks
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Ben Price
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Chris Streeter
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Clinton Ulyatt
plays Hero Orc / Goblin / Uruk-hai / Ringwraith

Peter Jackson
plays Albert Dreary / Painting of Bungo Baggins (uncredited)

Peter Jackson as Albert Dreary / Painting of Bungo Baggins (uncredited)

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Chris Ryan
plays Breelander (uncredited)

Bret McKenzie
plays Figwit (uncredited)

Bret McKenzie as Figwit (uncredited)

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Betty Adams
plays Hobbit (uncredited)

Timothy Bartlett
plays Hobbit (uncredited)

Bob Blackwell
plays Hobbit (uncredited)

David Houma
plays Hobbit (uncredited)

Jo Surgison
plays Hobbit (uncredited)

Jo Surgison as Hobbit (uncredited)

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Liz Merton
plays Hobbit Band Member (uncredited)

Zo Hartley
plays Kissing Hobbit (uncredited)

Norman Cates
plays Party Hobbit (uncredited)

Jeff Kingsford-Brown
plays Party Hobbit (uncredited)

Marta Martí
plays Village Female Hobbit (uncredited)

Riley Brophy
plays Cute Hobbit Child (uncredited)

Phoebe Gittins
plays Cute Hobbit Child (uncredited)

Taea Hartwell
plays Cute Hobbit Child (uncredited)

Shane Rangi
plays Witch-King (uncredited)

Shane Rangi as Witch-King (uncredited)

Shane Rangi was born on February 3, 1969 and is currently 55 years old.

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Jed Brophy
plays Ringwraith (uncredited)

Jed Brophy as Ringwraith (uncredited)

Jed Brophy was born on January 1, 1963 and is currently 61 years old.

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Paul Shapcott
plays Burning Ringwraith (uncredited)

Alan Lee
plays Ring King of Men (uncredited)

Alan Lee as Ring King of Men (uncredited)

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Larry Rew
plays Ring King of Men (uncredited)

Larry Rew as Ring King of Men (uncredited)

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Gino Acevedo
plays Ring Dwarf-Lord (uncredited)

Xander Forterie
plays Ring Dwarf-Lord (uncredited)

Richard Maybery
plays Ring Dwarf-Lord (uncredited)

Sabine Crossen
plays Rivendell Elf (uncredited)

Sabine Crossen as Rivendell Elf (uncredited)

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Gareth Jensen
plays Rivendell Elf (uncredited)

Ben Britton
plays Last Alliance Elf / Rivendell Elf (uncredited)

Kester Fordham
plays Last Alliance Elf / Rivendell Elf (uncredited)

Jarl Benzon
plays Last Alliance Elf (uncredited)

Sam Kelly
plays Last Alliance Elf / Council Elf (uncredited)

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Matt Appleton
plays Council Elf (uncredited)

Blair Morton
plays Council Elf (uncredited)

Ray Henwood
plays Council Man (uncredited)

Ray Henwood as Council Man (uncredited)

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Ralph Johnson
plays Council Man / Orc (uncredited)

Jonathan Harding
plays Council Elf / Lothlorien Elf (uncredited)

Jørn Benzon
plays Lothlorien Elf (uncredited)

Ben Fransham
plays Lothlorien Elf / Goblin / Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Ben Fransham as Lothlorien Elf / Goblin / Uruk-hai (uncredited)

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Tim Kano
plays Gondorian Citizen (uncredited)

Sacha Lee
plays Arms of Gollum (uncredited)

Thomas Robins
plays Hand of Gollum (uncredited)

Randall William Cook
plays Cave Troll (uncredited)

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Rachel Clentworth
plays Goblin (uncredited)

Lani Jackson
plays Goblin (uncredited)

Sharon Maxwell
plays Goblin (uncredited)

David J. Muzzerall
plays Goblin (uncredited)

Winham Hammond
plays Goblin / Orc / Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Mana Hira Davis
plays Goblin / Orc / Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Warren Green
plays Isengard Orc Blacksmith (uncredited)

Stu Johnson
plays Isengard Orc Blacksmith (uncredited)

Peter Lyon
plays Isengard Orc Blacksmith (uncredited)

Peter Daube
plays Khai (uncredited)

Samuel E. Shore
plays Refugee / Orc (uncredited)

Rodney Bane
plays Orc (uncredited)

Daniel Andrews
plays Orc / Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Siaosi Fonua
plays Orc / Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Ken Stratton
plays Isengard Orc / Last Alliance Soldier / Morgul Orc / Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Lynden Berrymen
plays Uruk-hai at Amon Hen (uncredited)

Ryan Carey
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Tack Daniel
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Shane Dawson
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Branko Dordevich
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Greg Lane
plays Uruk-Hai (uncredited)

Tim McLachlan
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Tim McLachlan as Uruk-hai (uncredited)

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Dean Morganty
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Greg Morrison
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Andrew Munro
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Grant Roa
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Grant Roa as Uruk-hai (uncredited)

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Vincent Roxburgh
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Mike Stearne
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Andrew Stehlin
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Andrew Stehlin as Uruk-hai (uncredited)

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Tim Wong
plays Uruk-hai (uncredited)

Elizabeth Moody
plays Lobelia (extended edition)

Elizabeth Moody as Lobelia (extended edition)

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