Amazon is officially making a Lord of the Rings TV series

    Amazon has actually acquired the international tv rights to Il Signore degli Anelli for a tv program embeded in Middle-earth, the business revealed Monday.

    With reports appearing previously this month, exposed that its producing a series thats embeded in Middle-earth andcheck out brand-new stories preceding J.R.R. Tolkien’S The Fellowship of the Ring and with the possibility of spinoff series.

    “ Il Signore degli Anelli is a cultural phenomenon that has actually caught the creativity of generations of fans through literature and the cinema, ” stated Sharon Tal Yguado, Head of Scripted Series, Amazon Studios. “ We are honored to be dealing with the Tolkien Estate and Trust, HarperCollins and New Line on this amazing cooperation for tv and are enjoyed be taking Il Signore degli Anelli fans on a brand-new impressive journey in Middle Earth.

    The statement comes a number of months after Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos informed previous Amazon Studios head Roy Price to generally discover the next Game of Thrones , and with the acquisition of Lord of the Rings , quale supposedly cost $250 milione for the rights alone, Amazon is looking towards among Game of Thrones significant impacts.

    We are thrilled that Amazon, with its longstanding dedication to literature, is the house of the first-ever multi-season tv series for Il Signore degli Anelli , ” stated Matt Galsor, an agent for the Tolkien Estate and Trust and HarperCollins. “ Sharon and the group at Amazon Studios have extraordinary concepts to give the screen formerly uncharted stories based upon J.R.R. Tolkien’ s initial works.

    News of a Lord of the Rings series is leaving fans torn. While some might be anticipating checking out various parts of Middle-earth or following members of the Fellowship of the Ring prior to their very first conference, others put ont see the have to retread a precious story when Peter Jacksons film trilogy currently did so throughout the early 2000s.

    But whether fans really desire a Lord of the Rings tv series, essi’ re getting one. And prior to Amazon decides on exactly what it wishes to take on with the series, fans are getting their concepts in.