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Dominic Monaghan

Dominic Monaghan is best known for his role in the movie adaptations of "Lord of the Rings". Before that, he became known in England for his role in the British television drama Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996).Monaghan was born in Berlin, West Germany, to British parents Maureen, a nurse, and Austin Monaghan, a science teacher. His family moved back to England when he was eleven. He was studying English Literature, Drama and Geography at Sixth Form College when he was offered the co-starring role in the series, which ran for four seasons. His other television credits include This Is Personal: The Hunt for the Yorkshire Ripper (2000) and a leading role in Monsignor Renard (2000), a series starring John Thaw.On the stage Monaghan has performed in the world premiere UK production of The Resurrectionists, Whale and Annie and Fanny from Bolton to Rome. Since watching Star Wars when he was six years old, Dominic has been consumed by films. His other obsessions include writing, music, fashion, playing/watching soccer and surfing. Utilizing his writing skills, he and LOTR co-star Billy Boyd are collaborating on a script.Born and raised in Berlin, Monaghan and his family moved to England when he was twelve. In addition to speaking fluent German, he has a knack at impersonations and accents. He frequently returns to his hometown of Manchester, England.

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Dec 8, 1976 In Berlin, Germany
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series National Geographic Explorer 1985-04-07
Latest Project:
Series @midnight 2013-10-21

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 9 wins & 12 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Flashforward
Poster of Childrens Hospital
Poster of Chuck
Poster of Lost
The Queen Latifah Show Unknown 2013
Hollywood Game Night Unknown 2013-07-11
@midnight Unknown 2013-10-21
The Eric Andre Show Unknown 2012-05-20
Ridiculousness Unknown 2011-08-29
Top Gear USA Unknown 2010-11-21
Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
Watch What Happens: Live Unknown 2009-06-16
Flashforward Simon Campos 17 episodes, 2009-2010 2009-09-24
Childrens Hospital Unknown 2008-12-08
Chuck Unknown 2007-09-24
The Soup Unknown 2004-07-30
Lost Charlie Pace 74 episodes, 2004-2010 2004-09-22
Punk'd Unknown 2003-03-17
Get Out Unknown 2003-10-13
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates Geoffrey 27 episodes, 1996-1998 1996-01-03
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
National Geographic Explorer Unknown 1985-04-07