April 28, 2002 - The New
York Post reports fans of LOTR are wondering if the R rated DVD version
of the film will include Elijah's character Frodo in the nude. A source
at New Line told the Post, "Look for a cut with more violence and possibly
27, 2002 - The New York Daily News reports Elijah Wood and Franka Potente,
who play lovers in 'Try Seventeen,' have been spotted everywhere
in Vancouver lately making out.
April 27, 2002 - Kelly Osbourne
(of 'The Osbournes) tells Steppin' Out's Chaunce Hayden about her friendship
with Elijah Wood: "Yeah, he's one of my closest friends. He's such a great
guy! People always ask why do famous people hang out with famous people?
It just so happens you get forced into meeting these people and you can't
help but become friends with them."
April 24, 2002 - Elijah Wood
is nominated for 'Best Male Performance' (The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship
of the Ring) in the 2002 MTV Movie Awards, which will air June 6th at 9PM.
April 13, 2002 - Mandy Moore
told fans on her official website on Friday that she's heading back home
to Florida after completing filming on 'Try Seventeen' with Elijah Wood
in Vancouver. Moore told fans, "Elijah, Franka, and I all watched the first
25 minutes of the film the other day (first edit of course lol). Pretty
April 12, 2002 - Mandy Moore
reponded to rumors that during the first day shooting 'Try Seventeen' with
Elijah Wood that she was so nervous, she puked on him in shock. Reports
had her running into the bathroom for hours before apologizing to Wood.
Mandy said of the report, "Ok now, I do embarrass myself quite a bit, but...
come on! LOL. Elijah and I knew each other before we started filming, so
I wasn't nervous at all. Plus, our first day of shooting didn't even involve
me really. But, if that had happened.... wow. How geeky? Haha, too funny."
April 5, 2002 - Star magazine
reports during a LA-Vancouver flight, Elijah was besieged by three young
fans. When the flight attendant asked if he wanted to have the kids to
return their seats, he said not at all, and spent the rest of the long
trip letting the kids take turns sitting next to him, signed autographs,
played games, and told jokes.
April 5, 2002 - This week's
popbitch.com blind item asks, "Which Lord of The Rings actor wandered around
Wellington, NZ, during filming, propositioning girls with the line: 'Suck
my co**, I'm going to be famous, and you'll wish you had'"
April 2, 2002 - This week's
Billy Masters column talks about Sir Ian's Oscar date -- his boyfriend,
Nick whom he met in New Zealand filming LOTR... "who also seemed to have
some chemistry with Nick (maybe they met when Elijah was out partying at
West Hollywood 's très gay hotspot 'here'). By the way, Elijah's
official date was Rings director Peter Jackson."
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