In the fall of 2017, Lord of the Rings fans were given the greatest news in all of Middle-earth: Amazon Prime declared that they were to adapt Tolkien’s epic fantasy, only in an entirely new way and age. Instead of taking place in the Third Age, it would cover a prequel to the trilogy we all know and love, only the exact synopsis of the Second Age adventure was not revealed… until now!
Tolkien fans everywhere have been counting down the years (three years, so far, to be exact) until they’d receive more info about the new Lord of the Rings show that Amazon Prime is adapting, and we finally have some news! Twenty actors’ names have just been announced for the cast.
Fans of J.R.R. Tolkien are in for a delicious surprise as an untold story comes to light. A new release of Tolkien’s writings will be launching our summer into a whirlwind when the new book titled The Nature of Middle Earth will be published on June 24, 2021 by Harper Collins.
In honor of The Return of the King, the climactic end of the revered classic and one of the most iconic trilogies of all time, we’re celebrating this literary milestone with a comprehensive list of little known facts on the novel, the king in question, and Tolkien’s writing and publishing process.
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