Lee Pace was born on March 25, 1979 in Chickasha, Oklahoma. He is an American actor. He is known best for his starring role as Ned in the ABC series for which he was nominated for a Golden Globe award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series in 2008. Pace also starred in several off-Broadway plays and earned many awards.
Thranduil first appears in The Hobbit as the Elvenking. He was the only son of Oropher. He was a Sindarin elf, King of the Woodland Realm. When Bilbo and the Dwarves enter his realm, he able to capture them but the Dwarves were rescued by Bilbo because of his magic ring of invisibility. After the death of the dragon Smaug, Thranduil along with the people of Lake-town demanded a share of the treasure of Erebor. Thranduil prepared for battle. He led the elven forces in the Battle of the Five Armies during the War of the Ring.
After the fall of Sauron, Thranduil fixed the southern boundary of his realm as the Mountains of Mirkwood and the Woodland Realm flourished well.