Amazon Reveals ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power’ Season 2 Directors

The Rings of Power is expected to return in 2024.

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Amazon has revealed the directors behind The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power season two.

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power is geting an all-female directing team for its second season, which consists of eight episodes, Amazon has announced. Charlotte Brändström, who directed the season one episodes “Udûn” and “The Eye,” is returning for the show’s sophomore outing and is being joined by Sanaa Hamri and Louise Hooper.

Production on The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power season two is currently underway in the United Kingdom. The Amazon series has added fifteen new actors to its cast, with one of them, Sam Hazeldine, replacing Joseph Mawle as the orc leader Adar.

The future of the Lord of the Rings series

Amazon has big plans for its Lord of the Rings series, having so far spared no expense with its development. The company has committed to a 5-season production plan for The Rings of Power, which is reportedly worth at least $1 billion.

Amazon Studios is producing The Rings of Power in cooperation with the Tolkien Estate and Trust, HarperCollins, and New Line Cinema. J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay are serving as showrunners and executive producers on the series.

The ensemble for the series also features Robert Aramayo, Owain Arthur, Nazanin Boniadi, Tom Budge, Morfydd Clark, Ismael Cruz Córdova, Ema Horvath, Markella Kavenagh, Tyroe Muhafidin, Sophia Nomvete, Megan Richards, Dylan Smith, Charlie Vickers and Daniel Weyman.

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Michael Bezanidis

Michael Bezanidis

Michael is the Managing Editor of Heroic Hollywood. When he's not playing video games, he's usually writing about film and television.