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Elijah Wood Moves From 'Lord of the Rings' to 'Wilfred'

June 18, 2012

Elijah Wood has headlined one of the biggest and most beloved movie franchises of all time, worked with some of the greatest actors and filmmakers in the business, and traveled the world for his job. But what really excites him today is the catering truck's lunch option. "Chicken tenders -- awesome!" Wood exclaims.

 Wood is on his lunch break during filming of the second season of the hit FX show "Wilfred," which premieres June 28. And though he's the star, he waits in line just like everyone else. There's no hint of diva here -- although he does ask for extra sauce -- and it's just one example of how Wood has avoided becoming jaded even after 20 years in the business. He still expresses bright (blue)-eyed enthusiasm about everything from horror films to Scrabble. Read More