The upcoming "Lord of the Rings" series at Amazon has made its first casting decision. Variety has learned from multiple sources that Markella Kavenagh is in talks for a role in the upcoming epic fantasy series. Details of Kavenagh's characters are being kept under wraps, but sources say she would be playing a character named […]
EXCLUSIVE: Amazon Studios' high-profile The Lord of the Rings TV series has made a key hire. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom director Juan Antonio (J.A.) Bayona has been tapped to direct the first two episodes of the big-scope fantasy drama, following in the footsteps of Peter Jackson, who directed the feature adaptations of the classic J.R.R. Tolkien novels. […]
The mammoth $1.5bn shoot was reportedly mulling a deal to shoot in Scotland later this year.
Renunion… the lads from the Lord of the RIngs movies got together, but why? While it’s marvellous to think that the stars of the Lord of the Rings movies just meet up in secret once in a while to regale stories and sing Hobbit ballads about their time in Middle Earth, their recent meeting had a motive equally as cockle-warming. A few weeks back, Viggo Mortensen, Orlando Bloom, Dominic Monaghan, Elijah Wood and Billy Boyd were snapped after what appeared to be a reunion dinner.