News for Aug. 29, 2005

ELF: Actor Elijah Wood of 'The Lord of the Rings' keeps fans in hobbit habit

8/29/05, 8:22 pm EST - Xoanon

A weekend convention of Lord of the Rings devotees offered analytical discussions about characters' roles and how author J.R.R. Tolkien has inspired creativity in others. And then there was Elijah Wood's guest appearance. On Sunday, Wood stole the spotlight from Tolkien, who wrote The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Intellectual discussion gave way to giddiness. [More]