Everything we know about The Lord of the Rings, the Amazon Studios blockbuster

Eager to return to Middle Earth? We tell you everything we know so far about the Lord of the Rings series that Amazon Studios is developing.

The series of The Lord of the rings preparing Amazon Prime Video It has been affected by the closure and subsequent security measures derived from the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). The ambitious series project set in the world created by JRR Tolkien is being filmed in New Zealand, one of the countries that is better dealing with the crisis.

It is a strong bet on the part of the platform, which invested only a whopping 250 million dollars in the rights of the series and manages an astronomical budget.

We already have an official synopsis and the cast has been announced. The series will take place during the Second age, thousands of years before the single ring fall into the hands of Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit and of Frodo throwing him into the fires of the Mount of Destiny in Mordor. This does not mean that evil looms over Middle-earth in this legendary age of JRR Tolkien’s tales.

Of course we have very long teeth to see what this ambitious series that can revolutionize the television landscape has in store for us.

“From the darkest depths of the Misty Mountains to the majestic forests of the elven capital of Lindon, through the breathtaking island kingdom of Númenor and the farthest reaches of the map, these kingdoms and characters will forge legacies that will endure long after. they are gone. “

Zavvi currently has all kinds of ESLA products on offer, from the 4K Blu-Ray trilogy to replicas of swords, posters and ultra-realistic figures.

Jota Bayona will be responsible for directing the first two episodes of The Lord of the rings and in the cast we will meet, among others, with Morfydd Clark, Robert Aramayo, Owain Arthur, Nazanin Boniadi, Tom Budg, Morfydd Clark, Ismael Cruz Córdova, Ema Horvath, Markella Kavenagh, Joseph Mawle, Tyroe Muhafidin, Sophia Nomvete, Megan Richards, Dylan Smith, Charlie Vickers, and Daniel Weyman.

Do you want to see this series? Be patient, because we do not know when it will be released The Lord of the rings by Amazon Studios, beyond the fact that it could take place between the end of 2021 and the beginning of 2022. In the meantime, you can enjoy the re-release in theaters of the Peter Jackson trilogy and its wonderful 4K edition at home.