Peter Jackson revealed he by no means acquired the scripts for The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Energy after Amazon stated they might share them.
Peter Jackson has spent loads of time in Center-Earth after directing each The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies. The franchise is now within the Amazon, who’re creating probably the most formidable tv present so far with The Rings of Energy.
A Failed Amazon Delivery
Peter Jackson has beforehand said that he’s excited to see what Amazon does with The Lord of the Rings. At one level in the course of the present’s growth, Amazon requested for his enter, saying they might ship him the scripts as soon as they had been accomplished. Nevertheless, Jackson shared on The Hollywood Reporter‘s The Enterprise podcast that the scripts by no means arrived:
“They requested me if I needed to be concerned – [writer-producer Fran Walsh] and I – and I stated, ‘That’s an unimaginable query to reply with out seeing a script,’ In order that they stated, ‘As quickly as we get the primary couple scripts, we’ll ship them to you.’ And the scripts by no means confirmed up. That’s the very last thing I heard, which is ok. No complaints in any respect.”
Right here is the synopsis for The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Energy:
This epic drama is about 1000’s of years earlier than the occasions of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and can take viewers again to an period during which nice powers had been solid, kingdoms rose to glory and fell to break, unlikely heroes had been examined, hope hung by the best of threads, and the best villain that ever flowed from Tolkien’s pen threatened to cowl all of the world in darkness. Starting in a time of relative peace, the collection follows an ensemble solid of characters, each acquainted and new, as they confront the long-feared re-emergence of evil to Center-earth. From the darkest depths of the Misty Mountains, to the majestic forests of the elf-capital of Lindon, to the breathtaking island kingdom of Númenor, to the furthest reaches of the map, these kingdoms and characters will carve out legacies that dwell on lengthy after they’re gone.
Amazon Studios is producing The Rings of Energy in cooperation with the Tolkien Property and Belief, HarperCollins, and New Line Cinema. J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay are serving as showrunners and government producers on the collection.
The ensemble for the present consists of Robert Aramayo, Owain Arthur, Nazanin Boniadi, Tom Budge, Morfydd Clark, Ismael Cruz Córdova, Ema Horvath, Markella Kavenagh, Joseph Mawle, Tyroe Muhafidin, Sophia Nomvete, Megan Richards, Dylan Smith, Charlie Vickers, and Daniel Weyman.
The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Energy will premiere September 2nd on Amazon Prime Video. Keep tuned for all the most recent information on the upcoming collection, and subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for extra unique video content material.
Supply: The Hollywood Reporter