Quick Facts Elijah Wood

  • NameElijah Wood
  • Birth NameElijah Jordan Wood
  • FatherWarren Wood
  • MotherDebra Krause
  • NationalityAmeriacan
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionActor
  • Eye ColorBlue
  • Hair ColorBlack
  • Weight in KG63 kg
  • GirlfriendBijou Philips, Pamela Racini
  • MoviesThe Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
  • Birth Year1981
  • Birth month01
  • Birth PlaceCedar Rapids, Lowa

Elijah Wood is one of the renowned actors who is best known for portraying a role of Frodo Baggins in drama/fantasy, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers. Similarly, his other notable roles include the films, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Happy Feet, and Sin City.

Elijah Wood is currently living a single life. Previously, he was in the relationship with an American drummer, Pamela Racine and a German actress, Franka Potente. However, their relationship was only meant for a brief time.

Well, in today’s session we will be revealing detail about Wood’s personal life as well as her career, early life, net worth, lifestyles and much more. Stay tuned!!!

Elijah Wood Early Life and Career 

Elijah Jordon  Wood was born on 28th January 1981, in Cedar Rapids, Lowa, to Warren Wood, father, and Debbie Wood, mother. He has two siblings a brother, Zack Wood, and sister, Hannah Wood. His sister Hannah is an actress who is mainly renowned for appearing on an episode of the Osbornes.

She is also Northern Territory nurse and rights activist. Regarding his nationality, he is American and is of white ethnicity.

Caption-Elijah Wood Childhood photo

Elijah Wood started modeling at his tender age of seven in his hometown. During primary school, he also got involved in music. Besides, he appeared in The Sound of Music where he played the title character in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

His parents got divorced when he was 15 and after that, he and his mother moved to Los Angeles where he got involved in acting.

Wood’s onscreen debut was in the year of 1989 in the American adventure film, Back to the Future Part II where he portrayed a role of Video-Game Boy. Similarly, his first television debut was in the American sitcom, Frasier voicing the character, Ethan.

In addition to his film works, he made an appearance in the Video Games, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, God of War II, Broken Age, Lego the Hobbit. He has also appeared in the music videos such as Paula Abdul, The Apples in Stereo: Energy, The Lonely Island, Danko Jones, Beastie Boys and much more.

 Elijah Wood Personal Life

The 37 years old actor, Elijah Wood is unmarried till date. Talking about his past affairs, Elijah first dated German actress, Franka Potente in 2003. The couple dated each other for approximately a year and separated.

Afterward, he dated an American Musician, Bijou Philips. The duo started dating from 2005 and ended in 2010. However, he has not shared any information regarding his separation from his loved ones to the media.

Caption-Elijah Wood and his former girlfriend, Franka Potente
Caption-former boyfriend and girlfriend, Elijah Wood and Bijou

Currently, he is living a single life and has kept himself away from the love affairs. Besides, he seems focused on his professions rather than being a news headline through his personal matters. 

Elijah Wood Net Worth

Elijah Wood has accumulated a handsome sum of money from his acting professions. Besides, he also started his own record label called, Simian Records in 2005. In addition to music, he directed the music video for “Energy” and has provided voiceovers for video games, Spyro the Dragon in the Legend of Spyro.

As of 2018, his estimated net worth is estimated at around $30 million and in coming years, there is no doubt that his net worth will be greater than that.

Youtube: Elijah Wood’s car collection

In 2012, Wood sold his $1.75 million home situated in Santa Monica and purchased a $698,750 home in Texas. Talking about his cars collection, he owns several of it including, Mini Cooper S, Audi A4, Mitsubishi ASX, Mini Cooper Convertible, and so on. The price of cars in thousands of dollars.