Here’s what Sean Astin aka Samwise Gamgee has to say about Lord Of The Rings TV series

I’ve been saying for 15 years that maybe like 12 years after Lord of the Rings came out, that it would get remade. The characters are so beloved,” he told Entertainment Weekly radio. The timing of the release of the films had been slightly haphazard. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd Peter Jackson returned with The Hobbit franchise (An Unexpected Journey, The Desolation of Smaug, and The Battle of the Five Armies) that was based on the journey of Bilbo Baggins, whose role was played by Martin Freeman. They could never top it!’ And I’m like, ‘No, it’ll get remade. “I saw that the other day, and I thought that was intriguing. “The Mines of Moria are referred to a lot in Lord of the Rings. How would they do it? 2017-11-09T13:28:23+00:00″>
Updated: November 9, 2017 1:28 pm

Sean Astin is as enthusiastic as any other Lord Of The Rings fans about the remake. Now, Sean Astin, who had played the role of Frodo Baggins’ best friend Samwise Gamgee in the film’s franchise, is as enthusiastic as any other LOTR fans about the remake. When I saw the Amazon thing, that didn’t even occur to me. JRR Tolkien series was previously adapted for the big screen by director Peter Jackson in the form of three films, The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), The Two Towers (2002) and The Return of the King (2003). How? I just sort of thought, ‘What would it be like to see the next Sam there?’ I think it’s an intriguing idea [but] the devil’s in the details. Top News
General speaks too muchBigg Boss 11: Hina Khan haters, here's a note for you from her boyfriend Rocky JaiswalQarib Qarib Singlle movie review: This Irrfan Khan and Parvathy starrer is peppy, fun and freshRecently, when Amazon Studios, Warner Bros and the Tolkien estate started talks for a possible TV adaptation of JRR Tolkien’s The Lord Of The Rings stories, fans of the popular franchise went crazy, although nothing had been officially announced. “I’m carrying the Samwise banner for the Peter Jackson version of Lord of the Rings. And people always said, ‘Oh no, it’ll never get remade! The last film of the franchise had won 11 Oscars, including Best Picture. It’s a massive story! Although nothing has been finalised between the studios and the estate, that has not stopped Sean Astin from imagining how the series might appear on the small screen. And I guess in the Hobbit trilogy, you spent a little time with them, but the culture of the dwarves in the mines… I would love to see like five hours of that,” he said. Originally the LOTR books had its origin from the book, The Silmarillion, followed by The Hobbit and then the three popular books, The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King. It’s a classic! Who?,” he added.