Peter McKenzie (actor)

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Peter McKenzie
Born Wellington, New Zealand
Occupation Actor
Years active 1996–2005

Peter McKenzie is an actor who is best known for his portrayal as Elendil in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. He also appeared in Jackson's King Kong.

His son, Bret, is a member of the comedy duo Flight of the Conchords, and also appears as an unnamed Elf (popularly known as Figwit) in The Fellowship of the Ring, and The Return of the King.

He is also an owner and trainer of racehorses, including "Sculptor" who won the 2007 Saab Quality at Flemington and qualified to run in the 2007 Melbourne Cup.

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
1982 The Last Horror Film N/A Special effects crew
2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Elendil
2002 In My Opinion TV movie
2005 King Kong Venture crewmember

Television[edit]

Year Show Role Notes
1996 Crossroads Café Restaurant critic 1 episode
1998 The Legend of William Tell Warrior captain 4 episodes
2000 Dark Knight Edwin of Stringburn 1 episode

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