Royd Tolkien

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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 Tolkien's second son, Michael. His birthname is Royd Baker, but he changed his name to Royd Tolkien when he became adult .[source?]

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

Family Tree[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]


  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)