Final month marked the 15th Anniversary of The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring’s launch in theaters, which began one of the vital profitable film trilogies of all time. Whereas a few of these characters returned within the subsequent Hobbit trilogy, which wasn’t fairly as profitable because the LOTR trilogy, a brand new reunion between a number of of the enduring stars not too long ago came about, and we’ve got the Instagram photographs to show it. Dominic Monaghan took to Instagram yesterday to share three photographs, the primary of which options himself together with Elijah Wooden (Frodo Baggins), Viggo Mortensen (Aragorn), Orlando Bloom (Legolas) and Billy Boyd (Pippin). Here is what Dominic Monaghan needed to say on Instagram.
“They’ve a cave troll. @theoneringnet @electrice @boydbilly @orlandobloom @empiremagazine #squadgoals”
This picture and the following Instagram pictures are tagged with all the Lord of the Rings franchise actors concerned, together with Empire Journal and the favored web site TheOneRing.internet. It is attainable that these actors all gathered for some type of a reunion article in an upcoming challenge of Empire, with TheOneRing.internet additionally concerned within the piece one way or the other. TheOneRing.internet’s Instagram additionally reposted the primary picture, revealing that whoever runs the TheOneRing.internet Instagram was truly the “cave troll” who took the picture. Here is the caption from the positioning’s reposted picture.
“I can be their cave troll anytime!! @dom_monaghan_ shared this pub picture final evening with Viggo, Orlando, Elijah and Billy. That is actually every thing.”
This picture is the one one with Orlando Bloom and your complete group, with all the actors holding numerous utensils to fight the “cave troll.” Orlando Bloom even pretends to make use of Legolas’ bow and arrow with a easy fork, whereas Viggo Mortensen factors what seems like a rifle inventory at this “troll.” The second picture options Dominic Monaghan with Viggo Mortensen, together with the next temporary caption.
“My captain. My king. @theoneringnet @empiremagazine”
The third and closing picture options Dominic Monaghan, Elijah Wooden and Billy Boyd, however there was no indication the place this picture was truly taken. Given the utensils within the first picture and the background surroundings, it definitely seems to be a restaurant of some kind, but it surely is not identified the place this restaurant is, or nonetheless why these Lord of the Rings forged members are coming collectively all these years later. Here is what Dominic Monaghan needed to say within the closing picture caption.
“Doffing the off the shoulder band look with aplomb @boydbilly @billyboydactor making @electrice and I seem like onions. @theoneringnet @empiremagazine”
Lord of the Rings trilogy is among the most profitable franchises of all time, with the third journey, Return of the King, making Oscar historical past, by profitable all 11 awards it was nominated for, making it the biggest Oscar sweep in historical past. Its 11 awards additionally ties Ben-Hur and Titanic for probably the most Oscars ever received, together with the second sequel to win Greatest Image after The Godfather Half II and it’s nonetheless the one fantasy film to win the coveted award. All three films mixed for a whopping $1.03 billion on the home field workplace and $2.9 billion worldwide. Check out these Lord of the Rings reunion photographs under.