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Snaga (orc of Isengard)

Snaga
Orc
John Howe - Snaga.jpg
"Snaga" by John Howe
Biographical Information
PositionScout
AffiliationSaruman
Death29 February, T.A. 3019
Edge of the Fangorn Forest
Physical Description
RaceOrc
GenderMale
GalleryImages of Snaga

An orc, addressed as Snaga, was a scout under the command of Uglúk, and part of a company who was bringing Peregrin Took and Meriadoc Brandybuck to Isengard. He was killed when Éomer's riders attacked their camp.[1]

Portrayal in adaptations

1981: The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series):

Snaga was voiced by Gordon Reid.

2002: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers:

Snaga is played by Jed Brophy, and voiced by an uncredited Andy Serkis. In the film, he is depicted as an Orc of Mordor under Grishnákh's command. He is decapitated and cannibalized by the ravenous Uruk-hai.

See also

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers, "The Uruk-hai"