Members of the the forged of “The Rings of Power” spoke in regards to the present’s first season, their characters, and the upcoming finale throughout a panel at New York Comic Con on Oct. 7. Daniel Weyman (who performs the mysterious Stranger), Cynthia Addai-Robinson (Míriel), Leon Wadham (Kemen), Nazanin Boniadi (Bronwyn), Charles Edwards (Celebrimbor), Sara Zwangobani (Marigold), and Benjamin Walker (Gil-galad) had been all readily available to debate the collection.
Since the most-recent episode of the present premiered Friday morning, they stored the dialog, moderated by Felicia Day, mild on spoilers for the brand new installment, however they did premiere a brand new season-finale trailer by which followers can get their first glimpse of Sauron. Addai-Robinson revealed that the forged watched the primary three episodes earlier than the present premiere however in any other case have been seeing the ultimate outcome week by week concurrently viewers. “And for the collection finale, there’s fairly a bit that we do not know,” she added.
“When we shot the collection finale — that is true — the scripts had been despatched out to the forged however with giant parts redacted to ensure that even throughout the forged, a few of us did not know what was going to occur,” Edwards mentioned. “Some of us nonetheless do not.” The forged did not reply questions on Sauron’s identification, however they did tease one other massive second that is coming quickly: the creation of the titular rings. Edwards mentioned, “There is jewellery imminent,” they usually performed an unique clip of Celebrimbor and Gil-galad discussing the concept of forging an merchandise of energy. Walker additionally talked about Gil-galad’s relationship with Elrond (Robert Aramayo). “He sees his potential, whether or not Elrond sees it or not,” he mentioned. The king is encouraging him, even when it is laborious for Elrond to appreciate that is what is going on on.
Showrunners J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay weren’t in attendance at NYCC however defined in a video that they are in London, at the moment engaged on the present, which has been renewed for season two. We’ll have to attend for the season finale, which airs Oct. 14, to search out out the place the forged of characters find yourself heading into the present’s hiatus.