New Zealand is once again a home base for an adaptation of Tolkien’s work, having previously hosted Peter Jackson’s Lord Of The Rings and Hobbit trilogies from the 2000s.
The Rings of Power is world building fantasy at its best, which will introduce a new generation to the wonders of Middle Earth.
Cold Feet star James Nesbitt has paid a touching tribute to his dad, James Nesbitt Snr, who has died at the age of 91
JRR Tolkien's family have settled a £62m lawsuit with Warner Bros over the rights of Lord Of The Rings and The Hobbit. Priscilla Tolkien, daughter of the famed British author, teamed up with her father's publishers HarperCollins to sue the studio over abuse of merchandising rights. The family also claim Warner "outraged" Tolkien fans by using his characters in online gambling games and casino slot machines.
Happy 39th birthday Benedict Cumberbatch!