Dominic Monaghan is a German-born English actor. Monaghan first gained fame for being Hetty Wainthropp’s sidekick Geoffrey in Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996 -98).
He then played Meriadoc “Merry” Brandy buck in Peter Jackson’s epic film trilogy The Lord of the Rings (2001–03) based on the novel of the same name by J.R.R Tolkien, Charlie Pace on the television show Lost (2004–2010), and Chris Bradley in superhero film X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009).
He currently hosts the nature program Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan (2012–present). He also appeared in the music video for Eminem’s ‘Love the way you lie’ featuring Rihanna starring alongside Megan Fox in an emotional relationship.