What will be the scope of the role of Sauron in the Prime Video TV series The Rings of Power? This is what fans of JRR Tolkien’s novels are wondering, even considering that on a promotional level the antagonist of the story had never been seen until a few days ago. Certainly the character will appear in it The Rings of Power as it plays a central role in the history of the Second Age of Middle-earth. Now, as screenrant.com recalls, the long trailer released during the panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2022 has also confirmed it, which showed it in a younger and completely new version.
Sauron and the Rings of Power
The trailer de The Rings of PowerFurthermore, she has seen Galadriel warn that an enemy is coming while Elrond assures her that the war is over. This conversation seems to refer precisely to Sauron. The point now is: how and when will we see the antagonist in the series? The exchange between Galadriel and Elrond seems to suggest that the history de The Rings of Power start around to 1400 of the Second Era. However, we know that the Amazon TV series will develop gradually, passing from the arrival of Annatar to the creation of the Rings and up to the war between Sauron and the elves over the 5 seasons planned.
The Rings of Power
What is certain, therefore, is the presence of Sauron. Let us also imagine that The Rings of Power it will deepen its history, as it is necessary to give a certainty clarity and consistency to the plot of the character. In any case, the series will show the villain in his reconstruction phase during the Second Age, defeated but alive after a war against the elves.
The first season of the Amazon series will be available exclusively on Prime Video in various languages from Friday 2 September 2022, with new episodes released every week. The showrunner and executive producer of the series are JD Payne & Patrick McKay. They are joined by executive producers Lindsey Weber, Callum Greene, JA Bayona, Belén Atienza, Justin Doble, Jason Cahill, Gennifer Hutchison, Bruce Richmond and Sharon Tal Yguado, and producers Ron Ames and Christopher Newman. Wayne Che Yip is co-executive producer and director of the first season along with JA Bayona (the first two episodes) and Charlotte Brändström. If you appreciate The Lord of the Ringswe point out that on Amazon you can buy the board game dedicated to the original story.