Amazon’s Lord Of The Rings TV Show Adds 20 Actors To Its Cast

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It’s been revealed that Amazon has added a bucket load of actors to its cast for its upcoming Lord Of The Rings TV show. They’ve added 20 names to the show’s cast list, which is a huge number to announce all at once.

So, I’m just going to go ahead and put all the names that were recently revealed to be in the upcoming Lord Of The Rings TV show. These names were revealed by /Film, at least, that’s where I got them from and they didn’t credit another site with this information.

So, the new cast members include Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Maxim Baldry, Ian Blackburn, Kip Chapman, Anthony Crum, Maxine Cunliffe, Trystan Gravelle, Sir Lenny Henry, Thusitha Jayasundera, Fabian McCallum, Simon Merrells, Geoff Morrell, Peter Mullan, Lloyd Owen, Augustus Prew, Peter Tait, Alex Tarrant, Leon Wadham, Benjamin Walker and Sara Zwangobani.

Amazon’s Lord Of The Rings TV show has added 20 actors to its cast

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Many of these actors come from New Zealand, which is where the brunt of the series is being filmed. However, there are others that hail from Sri Lanka, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Here’s what showrunners and executive producers J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay said of the newcomers:

The world that J.R.R. Tolkien created is epic, diverse, and filled with heart. These extraordinarily talented performers, hailing from across the globe, represent the culmination of a multi-year search to find brilliant and unique artists to bring that world to life anew. The international cast of Amazon’s The Lord of the Rings series is more than just an ensemble. It is a family. We are thrilled to welcome each of them to Middle-earth.

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