Amazon already has an impressive line up of Emmy winning television programming under its belt, and now it has decided to expand into a well-known universe. This week, CEO Jeff Bezos announced that the company's first multi-season TV venture would be an adaptation of Lord of The Rings.
Now you may be asking yourself, aren't there already multiple Lord of The Rings movies? Movies I can rent or buy on Amazon? Yes! There are! But the new series will cover storylines preceding The Fellowship of the Ring and presumably covering uncharted territory. They are also considering spin-off shows and I, for one, would love 10-20 hours of Hobbits just being cozy.
In the press release put out by the retail giant,
Amazon will be partnering with New Line Cinema, the