Tuesday 22 August 2017

Elijah Wood lands rom-com role

Elijah Wood has got a part in Celeste and Jesse Forever
Elijah Wood has got a part in Celeste and Jesse Forever

Elijah Wood has landed a role in a romantic comedy, playing a "saucy gay friend".

The Lord Of The Rings actor has been cast in Celeste And Jesse Forever, which stars Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg in the lead roles, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

The film tells the story of a couple going through a divorce who try to stay friends while attempting new relationships.

Elijah will play Celeste's business partner who aims to be her "saucy gay friend".

The actor reprises his role in the next Lord Of The Rings instalment this year and is also appearing in quirky new BBC Three comedy Wilfred.

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