Jarl Benzon

Jarl Benzon.

Jarl Benzon (born September 22, 1976) is a Danish-born New Zealand stand-in and actor who portrayed as a New Yorker in Peter Jackson's 2005 remake of King Kong.



  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring - 2001 - stand-in and a Last Alliance Elf (uncredited)
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - 2002 - stand-in and an Elven Warrior (uncredited)
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - 2003 - stand-in and a Travelling Elf (uncredited)
  • King Kong - 2005 - New Yorker (uncredited)
  • The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - 2012 - greens artist

Behind the scenesEdit

  • Jarl had worked with Pete in The Lord of the Rings trilogy as a stand-in and extra and in the first film of The Hobbit trilogy as a greens artist. In the LOTR trading cards, he appeared as the elf Glorfindel.
  • Jarl's name is pronounced "Yarl".


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