Solidot | Amazon and Netflix consider making a TV version of The Lord of the Rings


Amazon Studios wants you to replicate the success of HBO’s power game, which may have found a solution : TV adaptation Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. Amazon is reportedly negotiating with Warner Bros. and the Tolkien Heritage Foundation, which is still in its early stages. Amazon attaches great importance to this, and company CEO Jeff Bezos personally participated in the negotiations. Amazon is not the only company that intends to adapt the Lord of the Rings to a TV show. The Tolkien Heritage Foundation reportedly wants to sell television adaptations at a price of $2-2 and $500 million. It has come into contact with Netflix and HBO. The Lord of the Rings has a big advantage over the Game of Thrones: it’s finished.