In the wake of the huge Lord of the Rings TV show announcement, we take a look at other upcoming fantasy adaptations lined up for the small screen.
The timing of Christopher Tolkien's retirement prompts speculation about Tolkein's future as a brand.
Uma Thurman has a few. One of the biggest being that time that she turned down that role in the ‘Lord of the Rings’ movies. The actress revealed her decision to Stephen Colbert, a renowned fan of Peter Jackson’s fantasy series, this week.
The Fellowship ready to take on a cave troll in ‘The Fellowship of the Ring’. Five of ‘Lord of the Rings’ Fellowship have reunited, with Dominic Monaghan, who played hobbit Merry, sharing a picture of the mini-reunion to social media. Monaghan is joined by fellow hobbits Elijah Wood, who played Frodo and Billy Boyd, who played Merry’s partner in crime Pippin.
In a startling case of mistaken identity, it appears that a grandmother in Brazil has been praying on a daily basis for several years to a figurine she believes to be Saint Anthony. The only thing is, it’s not Saint Anthony hearing her prayers. Make-up artist Gabriela Brandao from Florianópolis, Brazil, dropped these pictures on Facebook last week, and they’ve since gone a bit viral.
Peter Jackson classic ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring’ turned 15 years of age this week and to mark the anniversary star Orlando Bloom has shared some unseen photos from behind the scenes. Bloom, who played elven archer and Fellowship member Legolas in the fantasy epic, shared pictures of him with cast members including Viggo Mortensen, Dominic Monaghan and Billy Boyd, stunt doubles and crew members.