The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power filming locations

Visit the ethereal Auckland landscapes that helped create the magic of middle-earth in Amazon's The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. All images credited to: Ben Rothstein/Prime Video & Copyright: Amazon Studios.

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    Screen Auckland
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    27 Feb
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Auckland served as the primary production base for Amazon's highly anticipated series, Lord of the Rings: Rings of Power. Utilizing the project employed over 1250 local cast and crew, with the majority of the 80 cast leads being talented New Zealanders. 

The series not only showcases Auckland and New Zealand's stunning scenery but also promotes local talent worldwide, contributing significantly to the growth of the region's screen industry. Filming took place across 15 locations in Auckland, each offering unique landscapes and atmospheres