The cast and showrunner JD Payne make a grand entrance on the carpet in jazzy autorickshaws before treading the carpet at the premiere with the biggest names in Indian entertainment including Hrithik Roshan, Karan Johar, Tamannaah Bhatia, Kabir Khan, Kritika Kamra , Nikkhil Advani and Vikramaditya Motwane, among others
Immersing themselves in a truly Indian experience, the cast and crew of the epic drama experienced the grandeur of the India Gate, interacted with Mumbai’s dabbawalas and also engaged in amusing conversation with the franchise fans, Hrithik Roshan and Tamannaah Bhatia.
The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power will premiere on Prime Video on September 2, 2022, in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and English, as well as several other international languages
Ahead of the launch of the long-awaited epic drama series, Prime Video hosted a spectacular Asia-Pacific premiere in Mumbai for The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. In the presence of the actors of the series Robert Aramayo, Maxim Baldry, Markella Kavenagh, Charles Edwards, Lloyd Owen, Megan Richards, Nazanin Boniadi, Ema Horvath, Tyroe Muhafidin, Sara Zwangobani and the showrunner JD Payne. The premiere reflected the rich, cinematic world of the series, with the cast and crew making a grand entrance onto the carpet in true Mumbai style in a set of vibrant and colorful autorickshaws, accompanied by thundering drums and traditional dancers. It was a star-studded evening with some of the biggest names in the industry walking the carpet including Hrithik Roshan, Karan Johar, Tamannaah Bhatia, Krishna DK, Kabir Khan, Vishnu Varadhan, Vikramaditya Motwane, Ishika Mohan Motwane, Vikram Malhotra, Apoorva Mehta, Suresh Triveni, Nikkhil Advani, Kritika Kamra, Mini Mathur, Bani J, Rasika Dugal, Sayani Gupta, Maanvi Gagroo, Ayesha Jhulka, Jim Sarbh, Pushkar – Gayatri, Abhishek Banerjee, Divyenndu, Ranveer Brar, Rochelle Rao Sequeira, Keith Sequeira , Sidhant Gupta, Aahana Kumra, Amritpal Singh Bindra, Avinash Tiwary, Aatish Kapadia, JD Majethia, Guneet Monga, Ishwak Singh, Priyanshu Painyuli, Sumukhi Suresh and many more. The premiere was followed by an after-party with an electrifying performance by Ankur & The Ghalat Family.
The cast and crew had the opportunity to meet true fans of the franchise, Hrithik Roshan and Tamannaah Bhatia, and engage in some fun interaction with them. While Hrithik revealed he’s been a fan of the franchise since reading the books, calling The Lord of the Rings “the inspiration” behind Krrish, Tamannaah described the franchise as “engrossing and captivating”.
Throughout the 2-day tour, the cast and crew immersed themselves in the colors of Mumbai with a visit to the majestic India Gate and an encounter with Mumbai’s superheroes, the dabbawallas of town, while enjoying a traditional meal of dabbas.
The first Asia-Pacific of The Lord of the Rings:
The Rings of Power in Mumbai was part of the world tour which includes premieres in Los Angeles, Mexico City and London. The Amazon Original series will premiere September 2, 2022 on Prime Video, with new episodes weekly in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and English, as well as several other international languages.