News for Jul. 16, 2005

Star trapped by huge wave at the bottom of the sea

7/16/05, 9:32 am EST - Xoanon

Scots actor Billy Boyd has told how he almost died when a surfing holiday turned into a nightmare. The Glasgow-born Lord Of The Rings star nearly drowned when he was hit by a giant wave during a break in South Africa. The 36-year-old said: "At one point I was trapped on the sea bed, being held down by a wave and I thought: 'Is it going to end like this?'" [More]