Ben Britton

Ben Britton.

Ben Britton (born January 6, 1978) is a New Zealand former production engineer for Weta Digital, actor, and teacher of English in Jinan, China who worked on his job for the first two films of the The Lord of the Rings trilogy and played as various characters in the films as well.



Behind the scenesEdit

  • Britton's character in the film was called "Fereveldir" in a fan site, but it was not an official name.
  • Britton's two favorite fantasy authors are J.R.R. Tolkien (the writer of the books) and Terry Pratchett.
  • Britton's two favorite Lord of the Rings characters are Boromir and Gandalf.
  • Britton's favorite Lord of the Rings actor is Andy Serkis.
  • Before filming, Britton had read the original Lord of the Rings books including The Silmarillion.
  • Britton was rumored to be the Elf corpse in the Dead Marshes in The Two Towers, but the actor was identified to be Allan Smith.

Notes and referencesEdit



On SetEdit

Extras' Wrap Party, August 2003Edit

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the RingEdit

The Lord of the Rings: The Two TowersEdit

As a Rohan SoldierEdit

As an Elf WarriorEdit


Cedco Daily Calendar (2004)Edit

Decipher, Inc.Edit

Toybiz Action FiguresEdit