Amazon’s The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power is getting seven new actors for its second season.
Gabriel Akuwudike, Yasen “Zates” Atour, Ben Daniels, Amelia Kenworthy, Nia Towle, Nicholas Woodeson and Sam Hazeldine have officially joined The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. Production on the second season of the Amazon series is currently underway in the United Kingdom.
Joseph Mawle is leaving the Lord of the Rings series
Sam Hazeldine is replacing Joseph Mawle as the orc leader Adar the second season of The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. Details regarding the characters of the other new cast members are being kept under lock and key.
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 consists of 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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