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Andy Serkis

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| image= Image:Andy Serkis as Gollum (in motion capture suit).jpg
| name= Andy Serkis
| lifetime= b. 20 April 1964
| played= [[Gollum]]
| film= [[Pater Jackson's The Lord of the Rings]]
| played2=
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| imdb= [http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0785227/ imdb]
|}}


Andy Serkis played Gollum in The Lord of the Rings. He based the gulping swallow sound "gollum" on his pet cat coughing up a furball!

He is married to actress Lorraine Ashbourne, having met her while both were performing at Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre in the play "Your Home in the West"



Andy Serkis in the opening scene to Peter Jackson's The Return of the King