Prequel to JRR Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings, Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power, All set to hit Amazon Prime Video on September 2. The content streaming platform has now announced its global release schedule The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power,
— The Lord of the Rings on Prime (@LOTRonPrime) 22 July 2022
The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power Amazon Prime Video Release Schedule
In India, the first and second episodes of the series will be available to stream on Amazon Prime Video on September 2 at 6.30 pm IST. The rest of the episodes (eight) of the series will be aired every Friday at 9.30 am IST on a weekly basis. The season finale is to be held on October 14.
The series is set in a period called the “Second Age” which existed thousands of years before The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. This will be the story of Middle Earth. This would also include the fall of Sauron’s master Morgoth. According to the official summary:
“This epic drama is set thousands of years before the events of JRR Tolkien’s ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and takes viewers back to an era in which great powers were forged, kingdoms rise to glory And ruined, unlikely heroes tested, hope hanging by the finest threads and the greatest villain ever to come out of Tolkien’s pen, who threatened to cover the whole world in darkness.”
— Prime Video (@PrimeVideo) 16 August 2022
Amazon CEO Andy Jesse also praised the series after watching the series premiere.
But really enjoyed being with the talented artists and creators #TheRingsofPower premiere. A lot of care and passion has gone into this project…our Prime customers around the world look forward to being able to see them. Only a few weeks left for release @primevideo, pic.twitter.com/iLiv6WrwNW
— Andy Jassi (@ajassi) 16 August 2022
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