Amazon’s The Lord of the Rings sequence has suspended manufacturing in New Zealand as a result of coronavirus pandemic.
With authorities the world over taking measures to sluggish the unfold of the coronavirus, New Zealand closed its borders on March 13. Now, manufacturing employees for Amazon’s Lord of the Rings sequence has been knowledgeable that filming is suspended and that “there aren’t any clear solutions to once we will resume.”
Producers GSR Productions despatched the announcement to roughly 800 solid and crew members, which was printed by The New Zealand Herald:
“In an abundance of warning, UAP [Untitled Amazon Project] has suspended manufacturing for the following two (2) weeks commencing Monday, March 16. That is completed in an setting the place journey restrictions directed on the management of Covid-19 are issued every day by New Zealand and most different nations.”
Whereas nobody concerned within the Lord of the Rings sequence is believed to have examined optimistic for coronavirus, solid and crew had been advised: “not report back to the set or to the studio with out the categorical permission of your supervisor.” The announcement didn’t say when manufacturing is predicted to renew and people concerned are as a consequence of obtain additional particulars of the shutdown and related procedures on Monday.
Amazon’s Lord of the Rings sequence is being developed by J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay, who will lead a author’s room that features Recreation of Thrones alum Bryan Cogman. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom director J. A. Bayona is about to direct a number of episodes of Amazon’s Lord of the Rings sequence.
Full particulars on Amazon’s Lord of the Rings sequence are at the moment unknown, although it’s reported to be earlier than the occasions of The Fellowship of the Ring throughout the Second Age of Center-Earth. The Lord of the Rings sequence is produced by Amazon Studios in cooperation with the Tolkien Property and Belief, HarperCollins, and New Line Cinema. The sequence stars Robert Aramayo, Owain Arthur, Nazanin Boniadi, Tom Budge, Morfydd Clark, Ismael Cruz Córdova, Ema Horvath, Markella Kavenagh, Joseph Mawle, Tyroe Muhafidin, Sophia Nomvete, Megan Richards, Dylan Smith, Charlie Vickers, and Daniel Weyman.
Amazon has not introduced a launched date for the Lord of the Rings sequence.
Supply: The Hollywood Reporter