Amazon.com has purchased the global television rights for ” The Lord of Rings ” TV series. The recent success of Netflix with shows like 13 reasons Why and The stranger things is unleashing the potential of streaming platforms. It is one the biggest and expensive move from Amazon to gather more users for Amazon Prime.
The Lord of Rings trilogy is very famous among its fans and collected $ 3 billion at box office. The film also received 17 academy awards.
Amazon will make multiple season series, and the plot of the show will uncover the preceding story of ” The Fellowship of the Ring ” first part of the trilogy authored by J.R.R. Tolkien’s.
The storyline direction of the TV series has been given to New Line Cinema, the Tolkien Estate and Trust, and publisher HarperCollins.