Contributor: Shaun Gunner

Amazon have today announced that they will be creating a new television series based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle-earth.

Following the announcement in July that Finnish director Dome Karukoski will direct a biopic of J.R.R. Tolkien, there have been a flurry a news stories announcing developments in the film.

The Tolkien Society is pleased to confirm the speakers at this year’s Oxonmoot. Over a dozen speakers will be speaking at this year’s event on topics ranging from Worcestershire to George Allen and Unwin, from Tolkien art to the Silmarils and Terry Pratchett.

Fox Searchlight and Chernin Entertainment have begun filming the biopic Tolkien, with first images available. And, more news on the cast.

The deadline for booking meals and accommodation for this year’s Oxonmoot is this Saturday, 26th August. Book now to avoid disappointment!

Our sister society in Germany, Deutsche Tolkien Gesellschaft (DTG), is hosting its annual seminar this October at Augsburg University.

Amazon have today announced that they will be creating a new television series based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle-earth.

Fox Searchlight and Chernin Entertainment have begun filming the biopic Tolkien, with first images available. And, more news on the cast.

Following the announcement in July that Finnish director Dome Karukoski will direct a biopic of J.R.R. Tolkien, there have been a flurry a news stories announcing developments in the film.

The deadline for booking meals and accommodation for this year’s Oxonmoot is this Saturday, 26th August. Book now to avoid disappointment!

The Tolkien Society is pleased to confirm the speakers at this year’s Oxonmoot. Over a dozen speakers will be speaking at this year’s event on topics ranging from Worcestershire to George Allen and Unwin, from Tolkien art to the Silmarils and Terry Pratchett.

Our sister society in Germany, Deutsche Tolkien Gesellschaft (DTG), is hosting its annual seminar this October at Augsburg University.

About the Author: Shaun Gunner

Shaun is the current Chair of The Tolkien Society. Elected in 2013, Shaun regularly speaks about adaptations of Tolkien’s works whilst passionately believing the Society needs to reach out to new audiences. In his spare time can be found in the cinema, playing video games and Lego, or on Twitter.