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Royd Tolkien

Royd Tolkien with a fan at RingCon.
Royd Tolkien
Lifetime16 July 1969
PortrayedRanger of Ithilien in:
 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Royd Allan Reuel Tolkien (b. 16 July 1969) is a great-grandson of J.R.R. Tolkien, the grandchild of Tolkiens second son, Michael. His birthname is Royd Baker, but appears to have changed to Royd Tolkien when became adult.[source?]

Royd Tolkien played a Ranger in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.[1] and a Ranger Captain in the Extended Edition of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.[2]

Family Tree

Edith Bratt
J.R.R. Tolkien
John Tolkien
Joan Griffiths
Michael Tolkien
Christopher Tolkien
Priscilla Tolkien
Joanna Tolkien
Hugh Baker
Irene Ferrier
Michael Tolkien
Rosemary Walters
Judith Tolkien
Alan Crombleholme
Mandy Baker
Royd Tolkien
Michael Baker

External links


  1. Emma Dibdin, "'The Hobbit': Q&A with Royd Tolkien" dated 19 November 2012, (accessed 25 October 2014)
  2. "Royd Tolkien’s cameo spotted in Desolation of Smaug Extended Edition" dated 24 October 2014, (accessed 25 October 2014)