Quote: "When I started to get stubble, when I was a kid, when I was 12, I started to get stubble around (the sides of my chin), which means that that is the place that's going grey first. So I did Just for Men. I do Just for Men quite often...!" British actor Dominic Monaghan likes to dye his facial hair to hide the ageing process.
Quote: "At the moment I have three snakes, two tarantulas, a praying mantis, a scorpion, a centipede... bees, I have like, 30,000 bees on my property... In the next month or so I'm gonna harvest their honey, which will turn into Hobbit Honey...!" Lord of the Rings star Dominic Monaghan is excited to collect the first batch of honey from his beehives after adding the insects to his collection of exotic creatures.
Quote: "We've invited people to come and do the show. We've had Billy Boyd come and do the show, I've invited Viggo (Mortensen), I've invited Orlando (Bloom) and Elijah (Wood), and I feel like I've invited you at one point, via an email, and your reply was, 'F**k that s**t!'" Dominic Monaghan reveals U.S. talk show host and comedian Jimmy Kimmel shut him down when he was invited to appear on the Lord of the Rings star's adventurous documentary show, Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan, on which the British actor travels the world in search of weird and wild creatures.
Quote: "I have a plan... I have a place where I would go and I have weapons I would pick." Actor Dominic Monaghan on his plans for the apocalypse.
Quote: "We play a lot of board games, we play a lot of Scrabble together... We are getting involved in building a Lego Millennium Falcon together... We're both Star Wars fanatics... We're gonna hang out and we're gonna build a Millennium Falcon... It's thousands of pieces." Dominic Monaghan and Lord of the Rings pal Elijah Wood have big plans to build the ultimate geek vehicle.
Quote: "I don't eat turkey, I kinda stepped back from that a little bit... It's an animal that I wanna have a little bit of respect for." Dominic Monaghan won't be gobbling down fowl this Christmas.
Fact: Lord Of The Rings star Dominic Monaghan performed a Thanksgiving Day musical plea to save turkeys with a puking bird on U.S. late night show Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Tuesday (23Nov10). In the ditty, titled Turkeys Are People Too, the Brit boasted turkeys make great pets, can speak Chinese and are good at math.
Quote: "I really have no fear of wild animals; I'm scared of heights and intimacy." Dominic Monaghan on his love of snakes, spiders and other creepy pets.
Quote: "L.A. is way too hot for me, so when it's roasting hot in the summer, I walk around naked. I've scared my gardener a couple of times." Dominic Monaghan likes to strip off when it gets hot.
Quote: "I'm a big Beckham fan; he's a Manchester United legend. Obviously I was pretty heartbroken that he got hurt the other night... He's my age... but, as a footballer, it's gonna be tough for him to come back. We're all hoping that he will. He's such an ambassador for the sport... and he's a handsome devil as well." Soccer mad Dominic Monaghan was devastated by David Beckham's latest injury, which has ended the star's dreams of playing for England in the World Cup this summer (10).
Quote: "It's like asking Huckleberry Finn what's happening in the next Mark Twain book. I have no idea. I'm a fictional character, I turn up, I do my work, I get paid my wages." Actor Dominic Monaghan has no idea how hit show Lost will end.
Quote: "I've always wanted to be abducted by aliens... If there was a light at the end of of my garden and I thought there was a chance I might get beamed up and taken away, of course I'd go." Dominic Monaghan on his outer space dreams.
Quote: "When I was younger, I was much better at drinking and not getting hangovers and misbehaving and not feeling bad about it." Actor Dominic Monaghan on his bad boy past.
Quote: "I know a lot of people really like it. But I can't get over the really sh**ty special effects and the hammy acting." Former Lost star Dominic Monaghan refuses to watch cult British sci-fi show Doctor Who.
Fact: After a slow start on Thursday (15Jan09), the Sundance Film Festival in Utah is shaping up to be the place to be this weekend - Mariah Carey, Spike Lee, Dominic Monaghan, John Cleese, Christie Brinkley, 50 Cent, Cuba Gooding JR, and rap mogul Russell Simmons have all been spotted around town, dressed in their finest winter wear.
Quote: "I took Hologram to a secluded part of the island, and I was kinda sad as I let him go." Lord Of The Rings and Lost star Dominic Monaghan bid a fond farewell to his beloved chameleon Hologram after the pet died in Hawaii.