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Tauriel is a concept which has only appeared in an adaptation of the works of J.R.R. Tolkien.

Tauriel was a Silvan Elf of Mirkwood. Her character was invented by Peter Jackson for The Hobbit films and will be played by Evangeline Lilly.[1]


"Tauriel" means 'daughter of Mirkwood'.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Peter Jackson, "The Hobbit Casting Update" dated 19 June 2011, Facebook (accessed 22 December 2011)