Facts of Elijah Wood
|Full Name||Elijah Wood|
|Birth Name||Elijah Jordan Wood|
|Profession||Actor, Producer, DJ|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||Warren Wood|
|Mother Name||Debbie Wood|
|Awards||Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
|Filmography||Lord of the Rings,Eterenal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind|
|Date of Birth||28,1981|
What Is Elijah Wood's Net Worth?
Elijah Wood is an American actor, DJ, and a film producer who is best known for his role as Frodo Baggins in the Lord of The Rings trilogy and also in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.
Formerly, Wood was the owner of music label Simian Records, until it dissolved in 2015 after 10 years of launch. Currently, Elijah runs a film production company SpectreVision, co-founded in 2010.
According to online sources, Cedar Rapids, Iowa-born actor has a net worth of $30 million as of May 2020. Below we discuss his income sources, salary, and earnings of different films that he has worked on.
Income Sources And Salary: Movies And TV Shows
As of 2020, the 39-year-old American actor accumulates a fortune of $30 million. The money he has amassed so far mostly comprises of the salary and earnings from the movies that he has been cast on.
He made his career debut when he was just a child in a short video titled Paula Abdul: Forever Your Girl in 1989.
Since then Elijah has acted in several critically acclaimed movies like The Good Son, Radio Flyer, Back in the Future II, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, and The Last Witch Hunter, starring Vin Diesel.
He also appeared in the BBC America series titled Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency.
Wood is best known for his role as Frodo Baggins in the epic Lord of the Rings trilogy, alongside Orlando Bloom and also in its prequel Hobbit: The Unexpected Journey.
Received Around $1 Million Salary From 'The Lord of The Rings'
Elijah came to limelight as a teenager following his portrayal of Frodo Baggins in The Lord of The Rings. As per the sources, he received a salary of around $1 million for his role in the movie.
Moreover, for his work in The Good Son, starring Macaulay Culkin, Elijah received $1,000,000 as salary.
His earned income from Try Seventeen (2002) was $250,000.
According to Glassdoor, the average salary of an American actor is $37,063.
Filmography & Box-Office Collection
He has been the cast member of many hit movies that have earned pretty well in the box office. The list is given below in the table:
|Back to the Future Part II||1989||$332 million|
|Forever Young||1992||$128 million|
|The Good Son||1993||$60.6 million|
|Deep Impact||1998||$349.5 million|
|The Faculty||1998||$40.3 million|
|The Lord of the Rings: |
The Fellowship of the Ring
|The Lord of the Rings: |
The Two Towers
|The Lord of the Rings: |
The Return of the King
|Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over||2003||$197.1 million|
|Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind||2004||$72.3 million|
|Sin City||2005||$158.8 million|
|Happy Feet||2006||$384.3 million|
|Happy Feet Two||2011||$150.4 million|
|The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey||2012||$1.021 billion|
|The Wind Rises||2013||$136.5 million|
|The Last Witch Hunter||2015||$146.9 million|
Besides being a renowned actor, he is also a movie producer and has produced a few films. The box office return of those films are given below:
- Cooties (2014)- $348,091
- A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)- $628,000
- The Greasy Strangler (2016)- $45,878
- Mandy (2018)- $1.4 million
Instagram, YouTube and Endorsement Deals
The Lord of The Ring actor has no Instagram account however he has a Twitter account that has over 892k followers.
Also, the American actor does not have a YouTube channel.
As of 2020, Elijah Wood has no endorsement deals with any major brands or any franchise company.
Assets: What Real Estate He Own & His Residence?
Wood bought a house in 2013 in the neighborhood of Austin, Texas. He paid $1 million for the Victorian mansion.
Prior to this the American actor also bought two houses in Santa Monica and in Venice at the price of $1.75 million and $1.2 million respectively.
The Santa Monica was later put for sale in 2011 for $1.85 million and was sold in 2012 for the price of $1.75 million.
The properties and the return from their sales are all part of his massive fortune.
Impressive Car Collection
His garage houses a couple of cool cars like a Mini Cooper S, which has the market price of $31,900, an Audi A4, of $37,400, and a Mitsubishi ASX, available at $30,990.
He also a Mini Cooper convertible which can be bought at the price of $26,900.
Charity Works & Donation
He is a huge supporter of The Art of Elysium and has remained as their DJ for several fundraising campaigns.
He also supports the causes of Project Last Stand, Screen Actors Guild Foundation, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Keep A Child Alive, and Golden Hat Foundation, to name some.
Although the money he donated to these charitable organizations is still a mystery, it can be assumed that he donated a sizeable amount to support their causes.
Elijah Wood's Personal Life- Age, Education, Tattoo Height & Weight
He was born as Elijah Jordan Wood on the 28th of January 1981 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, in the United States. He is the son of Warren Wood and Debbie Wood.
He has an elder brother called Zachariah and a smaller sister named Hannah Wood.
He is of American nationality and his ethnicity is white.
He first attended Laurel Springs School and later enrolled at Harvard University.
Fun Fact: Elijah is sometimes mistaken with the Harry Potter actor, Daniel Radcliffe.
Height & Weight
He stands 5 feet and 6 inches (168 cm) tall in height & weighs about 64 kg (141 lbs).
He has a tattoo inscribed below his waist on the right side. The number 9 is written in the Sindarin dialect which uses the Tengwar script. It symbolizes the character he portrayed in Lord of the Ring.
Is Elijah Wood In A Relationship?
38-year-old Wood hasn't been married yet but was involved in a couple of relationships. He is currently in a relationship with a Danish film producer, Mette-Marie Kongsved.
He was reported to be in a love affair with German actress Franka Potente, American drummer, Pamela Racine.
He was also rumored to be in close terms with actress Kerry Bishe and Bijou Phillips.