The Friendship Onion

By Kast Media | Dominic Monaghan & Billy Boyd

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Subscribers: 688
Reviews: 14

Samantha
 Sep 1, 2021
I was expecting it to improve with time, but... It didn't. Or maybe I'm not the audience for it. They're nice people, though, and you might have a completely different taste from mine. Maybe try it before giving up ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Laura
 Aug 20, 2021
good time

Andreas
 Jul 6, 2021
I Love it! l just want to hang out with Billy and Dom!

Scott Zuber
 Jun 11, 2021
This podcast not only appeals to my love of LotR, but the dynamic of the show hosts as well as the different segments of the show make each episode a delightful experience. Thank you, Billy and Dom (and everyone in production) -Scott Zuber

Jacob
 Jun 7, 2021
Didn't know my life was missing this! Feels like having a pint with friends.

Description

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.


Episode Date
Smaug the Magic Dragon Fruit
3758
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 Onion." 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 TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Grab your Liquid I.V. in bulk nationwide at Costco or you can get 25% off when you go to LIQUIDIV.com and use code ONION at checkout. Go to solostove.com. And remember, you get $10 off when you use promo code ONION Go to Miro.com/ONION to start your free account. Sign up today and take advantage of three FREE white boards with this EXCLUSIVE offer  Go to GreenChef.com/onion100 and use code onion100 to get $100 off including free shipping!   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 14, 2021
Sean Astin: An Unexpected Guest (Part 2 of 2)
3895
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 Friendship Onion." 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 TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Sean's IG - @seanastin Sean's Twitter - @SeanAstin Special offer for The Friendship Onion listeners: get 10% off your first month at https://www.betterhelp.com/onion Become a member today by going to https://www.Feals.com/Onion and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping. Save up to 40% and get free shipping by going to https://www.foursigmatic.com/onion and fuel your productivity and creativity with some delicious Mushroom Coffee. Head over to https://www.chilisleep.com/ONION to learn more and save 20% off the purchase of any new sleep system. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 07, 2021
Sean Astin: An Unexpected Guest (Part 1 of 2)
4364
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 follow and add your favorite funky jams to our Spotify playlist "The Friendship Onion." 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  TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Sean's IG - @seanastin Sean's Twitter - @SeanAstin Get started RIGHT NOW with a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT to upgrade your job post at Indeed.com/ONION Go to Wondrium.com/ONION for a FREE month trial of unlimited access Visit our exclusive link ExpressVPN.com/ONION and you can get an extra 3 months FREE on a one-year package. Create your own soundtrack, with Raycon. Right now, The Friendship Onion listeners can get 15% off their Raycon order at buyraycon.com/onion. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 31, 2021
The Sound of Zombie Movies
3581
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 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  TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Go to magicspoon.com/ONION to grab your delicious cereal and try it today! And be sure to use our promo code ONION at checkout to save five dollars off your order! Use code ONION for 20% off your first purchase at UNTUCKit.com. Head over to chilisleep.com/ONION  to learn more and save 20% off the purchase of any new sleep system. Stop wasting time going to the Post office and go to Stamps.com instead. With our promo code, ONION, you get a special offer that includes a 4-week trial PLUS free postage and a digital scale. No long-term commitments or contracts.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 24, 2021
Mr. Generous Head
3537
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 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  TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Special offer for The Friendship Onion listeners: get 10% off your first month at https://www.betterhelp.com/onion Visit https://www.wondrium.com/ONION for your Free Month Trial! Head to https://www.policygenius.com/ONION to get started right now. Go to https://www.solostove.com. And remember, you get $10 off when you use promo code ONION. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 17, 2021
Stephen Colbert: An Unexpected Guest (Pt 2 of 2)
3071
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 to our Spotify playlist "The Friendship Onion." 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  TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Stephen's Twitter - @stephenathome Stephen's IG - @stephenathome Use code ONION for 20% off your first purchase at UNTUCKit.com Go to magicspoon.com/ONION to grab your delicious cereal and try it today! And be sure to use our promo code ONION at checkout to save five dollars off your order! Head over to chilisleep.com/ONION  to learn more and save 20% off the purchase of any new sleep system. Go to Miro that’s miro.com/ONION to start your free account. Sign up today and take advantage of three FREE white boards with this EXCLUSIVE offer See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 10, 2021
Stephen Colbert: An Unexpected Guest (Pt 1 of 2)
3385
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 funky jams to our Spotify playlist "The Friendship Onion." 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  TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Stephen's Twitter - @stephenathome Stephen's IG - @stephenathome Vuori is an investment in your happiness. For our listeners they are offering 20% off your first purchase. Get yourself some of the most comfortable and versatile clothing on the planet at vuori.com/ONION. If you're ready to take action and prevent hair loss, got keeps.com/onion to receive your first month of treatment for free. Get started right now with a $75 sponsored job credit to upgrade your job post at Indeed.com/ONION. Secure your online activity by visiting ExpressVPN.com/ONION today!! That’s ExpressVPN.com/ONION and you can get an extra three months free. Save up to 40% and get Free Shipping - go right now to foursigmatic.com/onion and fuel your productivity and creativity with some delicious Mushroom Coffee. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 03, 2021
Sir Richard Taylor: An Unexpected Guest (Pt 2 of 2)
3073
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 Spotify playlist "The Friendship Onion." 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  TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Weta Workshop Instagram Weta Workshop Facebook Weta Workshop Twitter Weta Workshop YouTube Use code ONION for 20% off your first purchase at UNTUCKit.com Go to wondrium.com/ONION for your Free Month Trial 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! Special offer for The Friendship Onion listeners: get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/onion   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 27, 2021
Sir Richard Taylor: An Unexpected Guest (Pt 1 of 2)
2859
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 favorite funky jams to our Spotify playlist "The Friendship Onion." 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  TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Weta Workshop Instagram Weta Workshop Facebook Weta Workshop Twitter Weta Workshop YouTube Grab your Liquid I.V. in bulk nationwide at Costco or you can get 25% off when you go to LIQUIDIV.COM  and use code ONION at checkout. Become a member today by going to Feals.com/ONION and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping. Vuori is offering 20% off your first purchase. Get yourself some of the most comfortable and versatile clothing on the planet at vuori.com/ONION. Secure your online activity today at ExpressVPN.com/onion and get an extra three months FREE! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 20, 2021
Sunset Yellow FCF E110
3721
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 our Spotify playlist "The Friendship Onion." 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  TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Go to magicspoon.com/ONION and use our promo code ONION at checkout to save five dollars off your order! Get 20% off + free shipping with the code ONION at manscaped.com. Go to keeps.com/Onion to receive your first month of treatment for free. Head to www.policygenius.com/onion to get started right now. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 13, 2021
Who's Buzz Lightyear?
3573
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 President of Business Development for Axiom Space, and has been selected to command the crew of Ax-1, the first fully private orbital space mission in human history.  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! Also be sure to follow our Spotify playlist "The Friendship Onion" and add your favorite funky tracks which we might review on a future episode. 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  TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion  Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Michael's Twitter - @commandermla Sign up NOW through our special URL to get a 14-day FREE Trial of unlimited access! Go now to Wondrium.com/ONION Start comparing quotes for free today by visiting thezebra.com/ONION Special offer for The Friendship Onion listeners: get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/onion Use code ONION  for 20% off your first purchase at UNTUCKit.com/onion See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 06, 2021
The Buttered Cat Paradox
3613
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 comments, questions, or just to say hello! https://www.speakpipe.com/thefriendshiponion or write us an email at thefriendshiponion@kastmedia.com  TFO's IG - @thefriendshiponion Billy's IG - @boydbilly Dom's IG - @dom_monaghan_ Become a member today by going to Feals.com/ONION and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping. Get 20% off + free shipping with the code ONION at manscaped.com. Be sure to follow our Spotify playlist at The Friendship Onion and add your favorite funky james which we might include in the show! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 29, 2021
Condensed Milk Syrup
4212
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.
Jun 22, 2021
Joe Pesci's Kid's Shoe
4367
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.
Jun 15, 2021
Elijah Wood: An Unexpected Guest (Part 2 of 2)
4428
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.
Jun 08, 2021
An Unexpected Guest: Elijah Wood (Pt 1 of 2)
3248
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.
Jun 01, 2021
Spreading Butter on Sunburn
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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.
May 25, 2021
Six O'Clock Twinkies
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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.
May 18, 2021
The Friendship Onion Trailer
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Welcome to The Friendship Onion!  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 28, 2021