After a lot of waiting we are near the middle of Earth, yes, you are right the epic fantasy with adventure added to it is all set to premiere. To put it all together The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power.is here. The show was announced back in 2017 and the news about the show made a huge fandom before its release. The modern Lord of the Rings film is directed by Peter Jackson and is based on the novels by J. R. R. Tolkien.
The film revolves around Tolkien’s novels, they are classic works of fantasy which have all the power, courage, loss, mythopoeic masterpieces.
Here’s what we know so far about the upcoming, The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power.
The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power Release Date
The upcoming series, The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power has a final release date and is confirmed by Amazon. The series is all set to premiere on September 2, 2022. The streamer and the bookseller announced the news back in August 2021 and all the fans were ready for the official release of the show.
Also, director J.A. Bayona who is best known for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, earlier posted about the behind-the-scenes back in May 2020 and gave a glimpse that the show will release in December 2021 but due to the pandemic, delays were made.
The show will stream on Amazon Prime Video.
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The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power Synopsis
In a press release the showrunners J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay about the title of the upcoming show, “This is a title that we imagine could live on the spine of a book next to J.R.R. Tolkien’s other classics.The Rings of Powerunites all the major stories of Middle-earth’s Second Age: the forging of the rings, the rise of the Dark Lord Sauron, the epic tale of Númenor, and the Last Alliance of Elves and Men.” They further added about the show upcoming epic story and also said the audience would like it, “Until now, audiences have only seen on-screen the story of the One Ring – but before there was one, there were many… and we’re excited to share the epic story of them all.”
Also, Amazon released an official synopsis of the series which tells about the new family characters that will be seen in the series. The show will depict “the heroic legends of the fabled Second Age of Middle-earth’s history”.
“It will take viewers back to an era in which great powers were forged, kingdoms rose to glory and fell to ruin, unlikely heroes were tested, hope hung by the finest of threads, and the greatest villain that ever flowed from Tolkien’s pen threatened to cover all the world in darkness,” the statement reads. Beginning in a time of relative peace, the series follows an ensemble cast of characters, both familiar and new, as they confront the long-feared re-emergence of evil to Middle-earth. From the darkest depths of the Misty Mountains to the majestic forests of the elf-capital of Lindon, to the breathtaking island kingdom of Númenor, to the furthest reaches of the map, these kingdoms and characters will carve out legacies that live on long after they are gone,” the synopsis reads.
The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power Cast
The cast includes Robert Aramayo as Elrond, Owain Arthur as Prince Durin IV, Nazanin Boniadi as Bronwyn, Morfydd Clark as Galadriel, Ismael Cruz Córdova as Arondir, Ema Horvath, Markella Kavenagh, Joseph Mawle, Tyrone Muhafidin, Sophia Nomvete as Princess Disa, Megan Richards, Dylan Smith, Charlie Vickers as Halbrand, Daniel Weyman, Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Maxim Baldry as Isildur, Ian Blackburn, Kip Chapman, Anthony Crum, Maxine Cunliffe, Trystan Gravelle, Lenny Henry as a harfoot elder, Thusitha Jayasundera, Fabian McCallum, Simon Merrells as Trevyn, Geoff Morrell, Peter Mullan, Lloyd Owen, Augustus Prew, Peter Tait, Alex Tarrant, Leon Wadham, Benjamin Walker, Sara Zwangobani, Charles Edwards as Celebrimbor, Will Fletcher, Amelie Child-Villiers, and Beau Cassidy.
The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power Trailer
The title announcement was done by Amazon Prime Video on January 19, 2022. You can watch the teaser video here. We may expect the official trailer to release in the coming months.