Sandro Kopp To Play a Centaur Extra

Sandro Knopp

Sandro Knopp

Leo from has a scoop and is reporting that Sandro Kopp (right) has been picked to play a centaur in the climactic final battle, filming of which has already started on the South Island. In a reaction, Kopp admitted needing to spend some time in the gym to work up his ‘centaur-physique’.

Sandro Kopp was an extra in The Lord of the Rings, playing one of Elrond’s Elf-lords. See his website at for more pictures.

In related news, another Lord of the Rings extra, Stephen Ure, has been reported recently to be playing a Satyr.

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