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Amazon's Lord of the Rings TV show to be filmed in New Zealand

28 days ago   |   By The Guardian

Auckland beats Scotland to NZ$1.3bn contract for what is expected to be the most expensive TV series ever made New Zealand will reprise its starring role as Middle Earth with confirmation Amazon Studios will and film its new Lord of the Rings television series on its shores. The country - where Sir Peter Jackson filmed the original Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies - beat rival Scotland to be named the production location for the series, set to be the most expensive TV show ever made.
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The Lord of the Rings Amazon TV series will return to New Zealand to bring Middle Earth to life

The Lord of the Rings Amazon TV series will return to New Zealand to bring Middle Earth to life

28 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

Amazon's highly-anticipated TV series adaptation of The Lord of the Rings is heading back to New Zealand, the home of the iconic film franchise.
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US television giant reveals Lord of the Rings TV series will be filmed in New Zealand 

US television giant reveals Lord of the Rings TV series will be filmed in New Zealand 

28 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

Much to the relief of New Zealanders, the American television giant says production of the series will begin in Auckland in the coming months.
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