Royd Allan Reuel Tolkien (born 16 July 1969) is an English actor who was the great-grandson of J.R.R. Tolkien and the grandchild of Tolkien's second son, Michael Tolkien. His birthname was Royd Baker, but was changed to Royd Tolkien when became adult. He made a cameo appearance as a Gondorian Ranger in The Return of the King.
Behind the scenesEdit
- Royd had also made a cameo appearance in the second film of Peter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy in a similar role, but his scenes were cut from the theatrical version though were included in the Extended Edition despite not being credited in film's end credits.