Dominic Monaghan

Dominic Monaghan

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Dec. 8th, 1976
Born in
Berlin, Germany
5' 7

Dominic Monaghan's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Lost TV Show
FlashForward TV Show
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (UK) TV Show
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (UK)
100 Code (SE) TV Show
100 Code (SE)
Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan (UK) TV Show
Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan (UK)
Player$ TV Show

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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.

  • Speaks fluent German.
  • Surfs.
  • Auditioned for Hetty Wainthropp three times in four weeks before finally getting the part.
  • Likes Radiohead, Coldplay, The Beatles and The Smiths.
  • Originally auditioned for the role of Frodo Baggins in the LOTR trilogy
  • Is marginally the tallest of the 4 principal actors to play a hobbit in "The Lord of the Rings" films.
  • Did karate as a child
  • Has a habit of writing on his hands, which he shares with 'Chris Martin (XI)' (qv) of 'Coldplay' (qv), who happens to be one of his favorite bands.

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