(Closed) Lord of the Rings Themed wedding: Have Gollum be the Ring Bearer

posted 6 years ago in Themes
Post # 3
247 posts
Helper bee

@LittleAudrey:  I am also having a theme wedding except its harry potter! I love the idea of gollum being the ring bearer!

Post # 4
5547 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: December 2011

In theory, nerdy wonderfulness. In reality it was kind of creepy. It would have been cuter to have a mini Frodo do it. I

Post # 5
129 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

i thought the idea was so awesome! and then i watched the video…. that was definitely hilariously disturbing and gross i couldn’t stop laughing! i think he was definitely acting extra weird for the camera! lol go with a hobbit instead 😉

Post # 7
9824 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper

Anything LOTR kind of freaks me out, I’d be nervous the entire time haha

Post # 8
2273 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2012

Aaah that was on our Aussie version of Four Weddings… It went on entirely too long. I get that it was “them” but gollum carried on for way too long and actually took away from the seriousness of the ceremony IMO.

Post # 9
1064 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2012


I am a HP fan too and i am having a HP contest to entertain the kids, with trophies and all 🙂

Post # 10
2712 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

@chasesgirl:  That’s what I was thinking.  LOTR is awesome, but Gollum is creepy.

Post # 11
1115 posts
Bumble bee

We love us some LOTR. We have a directors cut marathon at least once a month. But that was SO creepy. Definitely would have dressed a little one up as Frodo instead. He IS the ring bearer, after all. 

Post # 12
2425 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I thought it was great, but it was a bit of a show stealer. Love the idea though! I am a total LOTR geek though lol

Post # 14
878 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: July 2012

I think it’s a little too goofy for a wedding. I would rather keep that stuff for the reception. But I would take gollum over an uber long serious 4 hour ceremony lol.

Post # 15
524 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

I really like the idea, though the guy was MAYBE a little creepy! Frodo would definitely be a better choice…or maybe two little cute Merry and Pippins! But I definitely do love couples that interject their geekiness into their weddings: I’m a huge nerd myself in many ways and will be doing a theme wedding (though it’ll be Disney, not LOTR). 

Post # 16
562 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

I LOVE Tolkien (I’m actually reading through The Silmarillion right now:)) but that way just too creepy and awkward for me lol.

Although I did put some of his work in our wedding…My moh is like the Sam to my Frodo so I’m making her a bracelet with a quotes from LotR specifically about those two.

We’re seating people to “Concerning Hobbits”.

I chose an elven like comb for my hair.

I’m working a tiny quote or something from it into my vows :).

I’m getting “Not all those who wander are lost.” tattooed on my shoulder blade.

And I actually do a decent Gollum impression lol.

So ya I <3 Tolkien but you won’t be seeing Gollum at my wedding.

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