Lenny Henry and Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Twenty New Cast Members to Join Amazon’s $1B ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV Series

Even more actors are signing on to Amazon’s Lord of the Rings adaptation.

Lenny Henry, Cynthia Addai-Robinson and Peter Mullan are just three of the names announced as joining the New Zealand-filmed project, according to The Hollywood Reporter on Thursday.

And 17 more names were also added to the cast of the streaming series, which has an anticipated budget of up to $1billion.

Addai-Robinson is best known for her roles in Power and The Accountant, while Henry has appeared in Broadchurch and Doctor Who.

Mullan is known for his roles in Ozark and Westworld, and was nominated for an Emmy for his work in 2013’s Top of the Lake.

SOURCE: Daily Mail, David Lawrence