• Amazon's ‘Lord of the Rings' Series to Shoot in New Zealand

    29 days ago - By Variety

    Amazon Studios has set New Zealand as the location for its upcoming series production of “Lord of the Rings.” Pre-production has started, and production on the series will begin in Auckland in the coming months. “We knew we needed to find somewhere majestic, with pristine coasts, forests, and mountains, that also is a home to...
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  • Amazon's 'The Lord of the Rings' TV Series to Return to New Zealand for Filming

    Amazon's 'The Lord of the Rings' TV Series to Return to New Zealand for Filming

    29 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Just like its silver screen counterparts, Amazon Studios' TV adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings has chosen New Zealand as its shooting location. "We're happy that we are now able to officially confirm New Zealand as our home for our series based on stories from J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, " J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay, showrunners and executive producers, confirmed in a statement. "As we searched for the location in which we could bring to life the primordial beauty of the Second Age of Middle-earth, we knew we needed to find somewhere majestic, with pristine...
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