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Amazon’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ to Chronicle Sauron’s Rise, Reveals Title

Amazon’s mysterious The Lord of the Rings TV series has revealed its title and new storyline details. The eagerly anticipated, multi-season drama is called The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of…

Harvey Weinstein Threatened to Replace Peter Jackson With Quentin Tarantino on ‘Lord of the Rings’

Most fans of Frodo’s long journey to Mordor in The Lord of the Rings can’t imagine any other director but Peter Jackson at the helm, but Harvey Weinstein threatened to replace him, according to a…

‘Lord of the Rings’ Cast Team Up With Killer Mike and Method Man for 20th Anniversary Rap on ‘Late Show’

Stephen Colbert was never going to let the 20th anniversary of the release of The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring pass without dropping something special, and so it came to pass…

Adrien Brody Turned Down ‘Lord of the Rings’ — And Regretted It

Adrien Brody turned down a chance to be in Lord of the Rings, a decision he immediately regretted when he saw the Peter Jackson epic in the theater. In a recent career retrospective with GQ

Elijah Wood Claims ‘Lord of the Rings’ Orc Was Designed to Resemble Harvey Weinstein

Elijah Wood dropped by the popular Armchair Expert podcast on Monday, where he talked about his life and career dating back to his youth. And, of course, the Lord of the Rings films were a part…

Elijah Wood’s Elaborate ‘Lord of the Rings’ Audition Tape Landed Him the Role of Frodo

Elijah Wood wanted to play Frodo Baggins so badly, he crafted an elaborate (VHS) audition tape for Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson. Reviewing his career for a GQ retrospective…

‘Lord of the Rings’ Stars Say Peter Jackson Resisted Pressure to Kill a Hobbit

The Lord of the Rings could have been down one hobbit by the trilogy’s end. Franchise stars Dominic Monaghan and Billy Boyd are using their new podcast The Friendship Onion to divulge a number…

Amazon’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ Rounds Out Sprawling Cast (Exclusive)

Amazon’s Lord of the Rings live-action TV series has finally wrapped casting on season one. The big-budget series, which began production in early 2020, has added Charles Edwards (The Crown)…

Dominic Monaghan and Billy Boyd Talk Cut Nude Scene Gag in ‘Lord of the Rings’

Dominic Monaghan and Billy Boyd, stars of Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings trilogy, narrowly avoided a nude scene and a few tree branches while playing the endearing but ornery hobbits Merry…

‘Lord of the Rings’: All the Details About Amazon’s TV Series

The Hollywood Reporter offers a one-stop guide with all the latest details on Amazon's 'Lord of the Rings' series.