A Lord of the Rings podcast is on the best way, and it is going to be hosted by Dominic Monaghan and Billy Boyd, who performed the Hobbits Merry and Pippin, respectively.
The podcast known as The Friendship Onion, and the primary episode will debut on Could 18. “They may convey banter, tales, and comedy to the podcasting house, every week digging into the newest in popular culture, put followers’ Lord of the Rings information to the take a look at, reveal unique tales from filming and perhaps even welcome shock drop-ins from well-known faces,” reads a line from the present’s description, relayed from Deadline.
Episodes will debut weekly on Spotify and in all places else you get podcasts; it should even be obtainable on video on YouTube.
“We could not be extra excited to convey the comedic genius of this duo to podcasting. Followers had been launched to the fast wit and enjoyable banter of this pairing by The Lord of the Rings movies, however this podcast will reveal how far past that origins story their boundless power and curiosity stretches. We will not wait to begin peeling again the layers of this friendship onion,” Colin Thomson, the CEO of producer Kast Media mentioned in a press release.
The Friendship Onion is simply the newest podcast to spring out of a preferred TV present or film hosted by a few of its actors. Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey host Workplace Women, a rewatch podcast for The Workplace, whereas Zach Braff and Donald Faison even have their very own podcast devoted to the present Scrubs referred to as Faux Medical doctors Actual Pals.
Monaghan and Boyd had an ideal on-screen rapport for The Lord of the Rings they usually ceaselessly hand around in actual life, as you properly know in the event you observe them on social media. The brand new podcast may have a number of floor to cowl, too, as there are absolutely many behind-the-scenes tales from The Lord of the Rings which have but to be informed. They could additionally touch upon the current developments in The Lord of the Rings house, equivalent to Amazon’s big-budget TV present.