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Eowyn - Lord of the Rings

Eowyn is a fictional female character who works for the Fellowship of the Ring in the Lord of the Rings franchise. She has been portrayed on screen by Miranda Otto. Eowyn is one of the few female characters in the Lord of the Rings. Eowyn has a bit of a rebellious attitude. Eowyn is from Rohan and is a noblewoman and a shieldmaiden. When it comes to the final fight, she puts on armour and takes part in the fight. Merry is aware of what Eowyn has done and keeps it a secret. If he was to reveal what was happening, he too would be found out.

Eoywn played by Mirando Otto in the Lord of the Rings trilogy

It is Eowyn who kills the Witch-King of Angmar because she is not a man. According to the Witch-King, no man can kill the Witch-King. The Witch-King mistook his indestructability on the fact that no man could kill him, he believed it was down to race and not gender. Eowyn was able to use the prophecy against him and kill him. The Witch-King was the leader of the Nazgul. a group of face-less humanoids who were also known as the Ringwraiths, Black Riders, Dark Ridgers, Nine Riders and simply the Nine.

Eowyn Fact File


Gender/SexFemale
Allegiancethe Fellowship of the Ring
  
ActorMiranda Otto
NationalityAustralian

Copyright: Tolkein Estates




Associated Characters

AragornArwenAzogBardBilbo Baggins
BoromirElrondFaramirFrodo BagginsGaladriel
GandalfGimliGollumLegolas GreenleafLord Sauron
Peregrin -Pippin- TookRadagastSamwise GamgeeSarumanSmaug
TaurielThorin OakenshieldThranduil  

Associated Planets

Middle-Earth    

Associated Aliens

DwarfElfHobbitMiddle-Earth HumansOrc
Troll    

Associated Films

Hobbit - An Unexpected JourneyHobbit - Battle of the Five ArmiesHobbit - Desolation of Smaug
LOTR - Fellowship of the RingLOTR - Return of the KingLOTR - The Two Towers


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