Amazon’s Lord of the Rings slays GoT as most expensive show ever

Amazon’s Lord of the Rings slays GoT as most expensive show ever

Pop Culture

The realm of television is reaching the stars as far as quality and talent are concerned with big-name properties taking over the entertainment landscape. The price tag for these productions is now the newest precedent in the industry with the likes of Netflix and Disney pushing production costs to the level of modern films. The Boys, WandaVision, and more accurately Game of Thrones have ushered in the age of expensive seasons with tons of CGI to flood the small screen. The most spent one a season was pushing toward the triple digits but now a new contender is coming to …

GoT Star Joseph Mawle Cast in ‘Lord of the Rings’ Prequels

GoT Star Joseph Mawle Cast in ‘Lord of the Rings’ Prequels

Book Culture

Buckle up, fantasy fans, and get ready for some worlds to collide. Joseph Mawle, the actor who played Jon Snow’s doomed uncle Benjen Stark, is confirmed to be starring in Amazon’s Lord of the Rings prequel series. Rumors from Deadline suggest Mawle will play a villain named Oren. Mawle joins Will Poulter and Markella Kavenagh on what’s shaping up to be a pretty exciting cast. Poulter’s set to play a young hero named Beldor, and Kavenagh will play the female lead opposite Mawle named Tyra.   image via global news   Though Amazon declined to comment on whether Mawle had actually been cast, …