Dominic Monaghan

Dominic Monaghan

212 Fans
Age
38
Birthday
Dec. 8th, 1976
Born in
Berlin, Germany
Height
5' 7

Dominic Monaghan's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Lost TV Show
Lost
FlashForward TV Show
FlashForward
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (UK) TV Show
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (UK)
Player$ TV Show
Player$
 

Main Movie Roles

2009 - X-Men Origins: Wolverine
2008 - I Sell The Dead
2003 - The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
2002 - The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
2001 - The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Himself
3
Oren Maestro
1
Tyler Martin
1
Himself
1
Himself
1
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:

Dominic Monaghan is best-known for his role in the movie adaptations of Lord of the Rings. Before that, he became known in England for his role in the British television drama Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996). He was studying English Literature, Drama and Geography at Sixth Form College when he was offered the co-starring role in the series, which ran for four seasons. His other television credits include This Is Personal: The Hunt for the Yorkshire Ripper (2000) (mini) and a leading role in Monsignor Renard (1999), a series starring 'John Thaw'.

On the stage, Monaghan has performed in the world premiere UK production of The Resurrectionists, Whale and Annie and Fanny from Bolton to Rome. Since watching Star Wars when he was six years old, Dominic has been consumed by films. His other obsessions include writing, music, fashion, playing/watching soccer and surfing. Utilizing his writing skills, he and LOTR co-star 'Billy Boyd' are collaborating on a script.

Born and raised in Berlin, Monaghan and his family moved to England when he was twelve. In addition to speaking fluent German, he has a knack at impersonations and accents. He frequently returns to his hometown of Manchester, England.


TRIVIA:
  • Kept a pair of the latex Hobbit feet used in LotR.
  • Owns a leaf-mantis named Gizmo, a Black Widow spider named Witchitar and an albino snake named Blink
  • His favorite football club is Manchester United and his favorite players include Roy Keane, Ryan Giggs, David Beckham, Eric Cantona and Ruud van Nistelrooy.
  • Met girlfriend 'Evangeline Lilly' (qv) on the set of _"Lost" (2004)_ (qv). They have dated ever since 2004.
  • Originally auditioned for the role of Sawyer on "Lost" before being asked to read for the role of Charlie.
  • Is marginally the tallest of the 4 principal actors to play a hobbit in "The Lord of the Rings" films.
  • Used to be roommates with Mackenzie Astin, the brother of his co-star from LOTR, Sean Astin. He now lives on his own in Hollywood Hills.
  • Attended St. Anne's R.C High School in Stockport, England where his uncle has just retired as Headteacher


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