After three years of Warner Bros.’s third and final film on the Hobbit trilogy, Amazon announced Monday that it bought television rights for the Ring of LordsAccording to the press release, Amazon gave information about a range of constructs based on legendary books.
“The Lord of the Rings is a cultural phenomenon that has captured the imagination of generations of fans through literature and the big screen,” said Sharon Tal Yguado, Head of Scripted Series, Amazon Studios. “We are honored to cooperate with Tolkien Real Estate and Trust, HarperCollins and New Line on this television.And we are experiencing the excitement of becoming a Lord of the Rings in a new epic journey in Middle-earth.”
Dissimilar to the movies, which were pretty much direct adjustments of Tolkien’s four books (The Hobbit, The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, The Return of the King), Amazon’s unique arrangement will “investigate new storylines going before J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Fellowship of the Ring” and welcomes potential turn off arrangement.
No more details about the show or the players in the press releases. Similarly as with other Amazon Prime Originals, the Lord of the Rings arrangement will be accessible just for Prime individuals on the Amazon Prime Video application and additionally online at Amazon.com. When Amazon announces a release date for the show, you can sign up for a free trial of Prime using this link.