8 episodes

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.

The Friendship Onion Kast Media | Dominic Monaghan & Billy Boyd

    • TV & Film
    • 4.9 • 454 Ratings

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.

    Condensed Milk Syrup

    Condensed Milk Syrup

    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 grab a variety pack and try it today! And be sure to use our promo code ONION at checkout to save five dollars off your order!

    Grab your Liquid I.V. in bulk nationwide at Costco or you can get 25% off when you go to LIQUID IV DOT COM and use code ONION at checkout.

    Head to www.policygenius.com/onion to get started right now. 

    Feel free to leave Billy and Dom a message with your comments, questions, or just to say hello - speakpipe.com/thefriendshiponion or write us an email at thefriendshiponion@kastmedia.com

    And follow/contribute your favorite funky jams to our Spotify playlist at "The Friendship Onion" 

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Joe Pesci's Kid's Shoe

    Joe Pesci's Kid's Shoe

    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, questions, or just to say hello! https://www.speakpipe.com/thefriendshiponion or write us an email at thefriendshiponion@kastmedia.com

    Protect your online activity TODAY with the VPN rated #1 by CNET and Wired. Visit our exclusive link ExpressVPN.com/ONION and you can get an extra 3 months FREE on a one-year package.

    Special offer for The Friendship Onion listeners: get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/onion.

    If you're ready to take action and prevent hair loss, go to keeps.com/Onion to receive your first month of treatment for free. That's keeps.com/Onion to get your first month free!  

    Become a member today by going to Feals.com/ONION and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping. 

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Elijah Wood: An Unexpected Guest (Part 2 of 2)

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

    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 Twitter - @elijahwood

    Feel free to leave Billy and Dom a message with your comments, questions, or just to say hello! https://www.speakpipe.com/thefriendshiponion or write us an email at thefriendshiponion@kastmedia.com

    Get 20% Off + Free Shipping, with the code ONION at Manscaped.com. That’s 20% off with free shipping at manscaped.com, and use code ONION. It’s Dad Bod season. Time to get smooth.

    Not only will you receive 20% off your first purchase, but enjoy free shipping on any U.S. orders over $75 and free returns. Go to vuoriclothing.com/ONION and discover the versatility of Vuori Clothing.

    Protect your online activity TODAY with the VPN rated #1 by CNET and Wired. Visit my exclusive link ExpressVPN dot com slash ONION and you can get an extra 3 months FREE on a one-year package. That’s EXPRESSVPN.com/ONION. ExpressVPN.com/ONION to learn more.

    Special offer for The Friendship Onion listeners: get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/onion.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 1 hr 13 min
    An Unexpected Guest: Elijah Wood (Pt 1 of 2)

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

    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 - @thefriendshiponion
    Billy's IG - @boydbilly
    Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_
    Elijah's Twitter - @elijahwood

    Feel free to leave Billy and Dom a message with your comments, questions, or just to say hello! https://www.speakpipe.com/thefriendshiponion or write us an email at thefriendshiponion@kastmedia.com

    Grab your Liquid I.V. in bulk nationwide at Costco or you can get 25% off when you go to LIQUID IV DOT COM and use code ONION at checkout.

    Go to magicspoon.com/ONION to grab a variety pack and try it today! And be sure to use our promo code ONION at checkout to save five dollars off your order!

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 54 min
    Spreading Butter on Sunburn

    Spreading Butter on Sunburn

    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! https://www.speakpipe.com/thefriendshiponion or write us an email at thefriendshiponion@kastmedia.com

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Six O'Clock Twinkies

    Six O'Clock Twinkies

    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, questions, or just to say hello at https://www.speakpipe.com/thefriendshiponion or via email at thefriendshiponion@kastmedia.com

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
454 Ratings

454 Ratings

Leglessgimli ,

Super podcast

I have never been into podcasts and never quite gotten the idea of them. However gave this a listen as I’m a massive Lord of the rings fan, and follow both the boys on social media.

It’s a really entertaining podcast where they talk about many different subjects, funny stories from their times on lotr. Elijah was a super guest and hopefully they’re will be more guests joining them soon.

Good work guys

ARose96 ,

Ideal for a long journey to Mordor

Never in my life have I come across a podcast that I enjoy as much as this.

If I were to embark on a journey in which I travel the Mines Of Moria, get kidnapped by Uruk, kidnapped by a walking tree, participate in a war & also eat a ton of food…
I’d want to do it all while listening to this podcast.

Top tier.

Rawhide9753 ,

Great job!

Lord of the Rings is my favourite film franchise and the books are a great read also. I’m a huge fan of Lost and I’m a Manchester United supporter so I feel Dom and I would get on well! The banter and friendship between the pair of you is a joy to listen to and keeps me going during the week. Keep up the great work! Ash from Stoke-on-Trent

Top Podcasts In TV & Film