They reveal that there would be 5 seasons of ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power’ on Amazon

United States.- In recent days it was announced that, according to information from the showrunners, JD Payne and B, Amazon Prime Video is planned beyond its inaugural season, several installments of “Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power” (The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power).

With this news all fans of the world-renowned fantasy novel by J. R. R. TolkienThe Lord of the Rings celebrated being able to return to Middle-earth to enjoy chapters full of action and science fiction.

So far it is known that to start with the series “Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power”, Amazon would have confirmed only two seasons at the moment, this according to the streamer, Payne and the co-showrunner McKaywho along with executive producer JA Bayona, have a full compendium of five seasons plotted.

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Many times, after the launch of a new series, viewers become very attached to a new project just to counter the threat of cancellation, so “We even know what our final shot of the last episode is going to be,” Payne revealed to the magazine. Empire, detailing that the story he is currently writing would be in such a way that he begins to connect the beginning with the end, from the beginning:

News of a long adventure ahead was revealed. Photo: Special.

“The rights you bought amazon they were for a 50 hour show. They knew from the start that it was the size of the canvas: this was a great story with a clear beginning, middle, and end. There are things in the first season that are not worth it until season 5, “he revealed. Payne.

In addition, they explained that Tolkien’s main work, “The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power”, will go into the Second Age of Middle-earth with its source, based on “The Lord of the Rings”, of J. R. R. Tolkien.

This project will focus on the history of Middle Earth and the forging of the great rings of power. The rise of Sauron and the backstory that gave rise to the original trilogy thousands of years ago.

This series is being written to guide fans of the series to new perspectives and characters from what is widely and previously known, but will stay with what the original creator had in mind.

They plan to release ‘Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power’ in September on Amazon. Photo: Special.

Payne addressed the breadth of the mythology the author had raised, which unleashed all his creativity: “It was as if Tolkien put some stars in the sky and let us distinguish the constellations. In his letters (particularly one to his editor), Tolkien spoke of wanting to leave behind a mythology that ‘allowed other minds and hands to wield the tools of painting, music and drama’. We are doing what Tolkien wanted. As long as we felt that each of our inventions was true to its essence, we knew we were on the right track,” he explained.

The critic points out that planning a complete series of five seasons is very ambitious, especially if it is not yet known if it will meet the expectations of the fans, who are the conjunctural piece of each project, since it is up to them whether the series are short or long.

So far the cast of this project has familiar characters like Isildur (Maxim Baldy), Lady Galadriel (Morfydd Clark) and Lord Elrond (Robert Aramayo). So a whole world of elves, dwarves, and harfoots awaits when “The Lord of the Rings: Rings of Power” debuts on Amazon on September 2.

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