Russia's Channel 5 put up the production which was shown only once on TV for fans to enjoy on YouTube.
The effort is looking to turn the "Lord of the Rings" author's Oxford home, where he wrote the beloved trilogy, into a literary center.
Film fans all over the world are remembering the late Ian Holm, who passed away this morning at the age of 88.
A well-known and versatile actor, film buffs will recognize Holm for portraying the hobbit Bilbo Baggins in "The Lord of The Rings" films.
Josh Gad shared a trailer for the 'Lord of the Rings' episode featuring six actors, but one of them revealed who else will be taking part.
During oral arguments in a case concerning the Electoral College on Wednesday, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas proposed that electors could go against the will of voters by choosing to vote for J.R.R. Tolkien's fictional hobbit character Frodo Baggins.
He was an extremely polite Dodo traveler.
The series is scheduled to begin production in February.
"Space Hobbits are our new frontier."
A new map from Amazon's "The Lord of the Rings" series points to the Atlantis-like continent of Numenor and a history laid out in J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Silmarillion."
The actor and director explains why he thinks the show will be a success.
There were also the 53 members who watched "A Christmas Prince" every single day for the first 18 days it was released.
John Rhys-Davies, who played Gimli in Peter Jackson's "The Lord of the Rings" film trilogy, believes Tolkien would hate Amazon's new prequel TV series.
The famed author used to tell the story of "The Hobbit" to his sons before it became an iconic book.
Why Tolkien's posthumous work contains the keys to understanding his Middle-earth.
The story behind Tolkien's first tale of Middle-earth, which is receiving a new release in May.
From Elvish languages of the Middle Earth to Dothraki, fantasy languages are alive and well.
Should have used Sauron.