With stylistic and plot reminiscences of The Lord of the rings and game of Thrones, arrives The wheel of time, a serial adaptation of Amazon Prime Video based on the successful fantasy saga written by American author Robert Jordan. The character of the actress Rosamund Pike has only one mission: to find the Reborn Dragon who, according to a legend, is destined to save or destroy the world.
What is it about?
With more than 90 million copies sold, the literary saga of Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson (responsible for completing several books in the saga, after Jordan’s death in 2007) makes the leap to the platform streaming to present us with a story where magic rules, but only some women can control it. Our protagonist is called Moiraine (Pike), a member of a powerful women’s organization called Aes Sedai. When Moiraine arrives at the small town of Dos Ríos, he embarks on a dangerous journey, together with five young villagers, one of whom, according to the Prophecy, is the Reborn Dragon capable of saving or destroying humanity.
«Set in an epic fantasy world, The wheel of time follows Moiraine (Rosamund Pike), a member of the incredibly powerful women’s organization called Aes Sedai, when she arrives in the village of Dos Rios. There, he embarks on a dangerous world journey with five young villagers, one of whom has been prophesied as the Dragon Reborn … who will save or destroy humanity », (via).
- The eye of the world (1990)
- The great hunt (1990)
- The dragon reborn (1991)
- Rising shadow (1992)
- Sky on fire (1993)
- Lord of chaos (1994)
- The crown of swords (nineteen ninety six)
- The path of daggers (1998)
- The heart of winter (2000)
- Crossroads at twilight (2003)
- Dream knife (2005)
- Storm (2009)
- Midnight towers (2010)
- A memory of light (2013)
- New spring (prequel made in 2004)
The cast of The wheel of time heads it Rosamund pike (Lost; Don’t worry, I take care of you) and Alvaro Morte (The Money Heist). Josha Stradowski (Rand), Marcus Rutherford (Perrin), Barney Harris (Mat Cauthon), Madeleine Madden (Egwene) and Zoë Robins (Nynaeve). Gives click here to know the profile of the characters and find out who iss the Dragon Reborn.
Rosamund Pike spoke exclusively with IGN to reveal what we can expect from her character, but to tell the truth there are many mysteries behind her and the group to which she belongs:
“Moiraine is a woman whose intentions you never know exactly,” Pike told IGN. “At our Serie, [su personaje] it is designed to keep the audience guessing at your motives. He is someone with whom you always have to be vigilant. It is surprisingly warm. Although it is feared, that makes it an interesting balance, because there are many to talk about the Aes Sedai in the world of The wheel of time. There are many people who have heard of the Aes Sedai and have different conceptions of what they are. People believe they are monsters, people believe they are to be feared, people believe they are allied with the Dark One, and some believe they are a force for good. ”
The first three episodes of The wheel of time are available now on Amazon Prime Video.
- The match
- Budding shadows
- A cozy haven
The remaining five episodes will hit the platform on a weekly basis, until they reach their final episode on December 24, 2021.
Apparently in the trailer, we could consider The wheel of time a prelude to the series of The Lord of the rings, because we will immerse ourselves in a world of magic and fantasy with characters that have supernatural abilities perfect to show off in epic battles in fascinating settings, as the series was filmed in Prague, Czech Republic.
The entry The Wheel of Time – Premiere, trailer and what you should know about the series was first published in Cinema PREMIERE.