The Lord of The Rings is a fantasy epic series of books written by J.R.R. Tolkien. The trilogy of books was also made into a very successful series of feature films. The original book series was published over a time period encompassing 1954-1955, and is considered to be one of the highest selling book series’ ever written with over 150 million copies sold. The trilogy was actually considered as a sequel to the original book known as “The Hobbit,” which was written in 1937.
The Lord of the Rings cast of characters is rich, eclectic as well as highly recognizable. Dressing as Frodo Baggins, the lovable Hobbit from the Shire, will make the perfect costume to lead your group of Lord of the Rings Halloween revelers. Add the mysterious Gandalf the Grey, the ethereal Queen Arwen and of course the paranoid, sniveling and evil Gollum (Smeagel) and you have the perfect group of fantasy personalities to recreate the Lord of the Rings cast. Add the appropriate weaponry and you are set for a night of perfect Halloween fantasy, Lord of the Rings style.