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The Friendship Onion

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Join your favorite Hobbits, friends and co-stars, Billy Boyd and Dom Monaghan as they take a look back at their time on The Lord of the Rings. Featuring interviews with cast and crew, diving deep into life behind the scenes, and answering the many fan questions, The Friendship Onion will peel back the layers of their friendship, both on screen and off.

Join your favorite Hobbits, friends and co-stars, Billy Boyd and Dom Monaghan as they take a look back at their time on The Lord of the Rings. Featuring interviews with cast and crew, diving deep into life behind the scenes, and answering the many fan questions, The Friendship Onion will peel back the layers of their friendship, both on screen and off.

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United States

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Join your favorite Hobbits, friends and co-stars, Billy Boyd and Dom Monaghan as they take a look back at their time on The Lord of the Rings. Featuring interviews with cast and crew, diving deep into life behind the scenes, and answering the many fan questions, The Friendship Onion will peel back the layers of their friendship, both on screen and off.

Language:

English


Episodes

TikTok Dog Fart

9/21/2021
Billy and Dom host another legendary fan quiz, discuss what movies they'd replace with muppets, their meditation practices, and Eat the World with some Smoked Oysters! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to follow and add your favorite funky jams to our Spotify playlist "The Friendship Onion." Feel free to leave...

Duration:00:58:22

Smaug the Magic Dragon Fruit

9/14/2021
Billy and Dom discuss Madonna, examine another tricky butter paradox, what goes through their mind while acting, listen to a questionably funky LOTR jam, and Eat the World with some Dragon Fruit! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to follow and add your favorite funky jams to our Spotify playlist "The Friendship...

Duration:01:04:07

Sean Astin: An Unexpected Guest (Part 2 of 2)

9/7/2021
In this second half of our two part episode, Sean, Billy, and Dom discuss some onset tensions during Lord of the Rings, their favorite restaurants in New Zealand, and enjoy Big League Chew for Eat the World! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to follow and add your favorite funky jams to our Spotify playlist "The...

Duration:01:06:10

Sean Astin: An Unexpected Guest (Part 1 of 2)

8/31/2021
In this first half of a two part interview, Sean Astin joins Billy and Dom to talk about their initial days on Lord of the Rings, when they realized how big the film was, how they coped with the elements and long hours, and their hilarious adventures flying in helicopters. Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to...

Duration:01:13:10

The Sound of Zombie Movies

8/24/2021
Billy and Dom discuss writing poetry and music, dying in dreams, collecting vinyl and cassette tapes, answer a quiet riddle, and Eat the World with Utah's finest Fry Sauce! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to follow and add your favorite funky jams to our Spotify playlist "The Friendship Onion." Feel free to...

Duration:01:00:37

Mr. Generous Head

8/17/2021
Billy and Dom discuss the one person they'd bring to the Grey Havens, video games as an art form, Dom’s favorite sandwich, Tayto Skips for Eat the World, and more! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to follow and add your favorite funky jams to our Spotify playlist "The Friendship Onion." Feel free to leave Billy...

Duration:00:59:11

Stephen Colbert: An Unexpected Guest (Pt 2 of 2)

8/10/2021
In this second half, Stephen Colbert discusses his favorite science fiction and fantasy series, the one question he'd ask Professor Tolkien, and provides homemade boiled peanuts from his brother in law for Billy and Dom to Eat the World! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to follow and add your favorite funky jams...

Duration:00:52:30

Stephen Colbert: An Unexpected Guest (Pt 1 of 2)

8/3/2021
Stephen Colbert - who Peter Jackson called the King of Lord of the Rings nerdom - joins Billy and Dom to talk about how he got into LOTR, working on The Late Show, his passion for science fiction and fantasy, playing Dungeons and Dragons, and more! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to follow and add your favorite...

Duration:00:57:48

Sir Richard Taylor: An Unexpected Guest (Pt 2 of 2)

7/27/2021
In this second half, Richard Taylor discusses how he approached the epic set design of Lord of the Rings, the many challenges they faced, his advice to aspiring artists, and Eats the World with some of New Zealand's finest Jaffas! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to follow and add your favorite funky jams to our...

Duration:00:53:15

Sir Richard Taylor: An Unexpected Guest (Pt 1 of 2)

7/20/2021
Richard Taylor joins Dom and Billy as they discuss how Richard got started as an artist, his work at Weta Workshop, his first experience reading Tolkien, how he met Peter Jackson, their work on Meet the Feebles and more! Tune in next week for part two! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to follow and add your...

Duration:00:49:41

Sunset Yellow FCF E110

7/13/2021
Billy and Dom discuss doing a drunk history of The Silmarillion, who they'd snog, marry, or kill between Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli, what type of animal they see each other as, review Scotland's finest soft drink Irn Bru, and more! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! And be sure to follow and add your favorite funky jams to...

Duration:01:02:35

Who's Buzz Lightyear?

7/6/2021
Billy and Dom discuss breaking bones, whether LOTR paved the way for the MCU, eat Chicago style hot Giardiniera, and interview astronaut Michael-Lopez Alegria who's logged the most spacewalking hours in NASA history! Michael López-Alegría has over 40 years of aviation and space experience with the U.S. Navy and NASA in a variety of roles including Naval Aviator, engineering test pilot and program manager, NASA astronaut, and International Space Station commander. He is currently the Vice...

Duration:01:00:08

The Buttered Cat Paradox

6/29/2021
Billy and Dom host one of their listeners for a personalized Q&A, discuss what they miss most from across the pond, the Buttered Toast Phenomenon, the difference between a ship and a boat, eat Scandinavian Salty Licorice, and more! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! Feel free to leave Billy and Dom a message with your...

Duration:01:03:36

Condensed Milk Syrup

6/22/2021
Billy and Dom host another trivia battle with the /r/LOTR mods, discuss their quarantine habits, review a questionable funky jam, taste Rhode Island’s finest coffee syrup and more! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Go to magicspoon.com/ONION to...

Duration:01:13:05

Joe Pesci's Kid's Shoe

6/15/2021
Billy and Dom discuss string theory, meeting Prince, review some funky jams, explore how a chair works if our legs bent the other way and more! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Feel free to leave Billy and Dom a message with your comments,...

Duration:01:14:08

Elijah Wood: An Unexpected Guest (Part 2 of 2)

6/8/2021
The second half of Elijah Wood's interview with Billy and Dom where the trio discuss Peter Jackson's early horror films, listen to some funky jams, and dig into some pickled herring for Eat the World! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Elijah's...

Duration:01:14:22

An Unexpected Guest: Elijah Wood (Pt 1 of 2)

6/1/2021
Elijah Wood joins Billy and Dom in the studio, discussing Elijah becoming a first time father during Covid, their record collecting club during the production of LOTR, Elijah's brutal fall while hosting a film festival and more. Tune in next week for Part 2! And tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to rate, subscribe, and leave a comment/review! Take a screenshot of your Apple review, tag the show on IG and we might feature you on our story! TFO's IG -...

Duration:00:54:07

Spreading Butter on Sunburn

5/25/2021
Join Billy and Dom as they talk about mice in compost, review Nomadland, drink Peter Jackson's favorite soft drink, explore Dom's infamous LOTR diary, and host another horse race of a trivia battle! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to subscribe and leave a comment/review! TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Feel free to leave Billy and Dom a message with your comments, questions, or just to say hello!...

Duration:01:05:48

Six O'Clock Twinkies

5/18/2021
Join Billy and Dom in their pilot episode as they discuss the first time they read Lord of the Rings, their favorite movies growing up, offer a food critique of Twinkies™️, and host a LOTR trivia battle for the ages! Tune in every Tuesday for new episodes and please be sure to subscribe, rate, and leave a review - it really helps the show out! TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Feel free to leave Billy and Dom a message with your comments,...

Duration:01:01:24

The Friendship Onion Trailer

4/28/2021
Welcome to The Friendship Onion! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:00:40