the quirky and hilarious parody of The Young and the Restless

The new event series The Rings of Power is off to a great start since its official launch on Friday, September 2 on Prime Video. The very big budget production will not have escaped its parody version of an American cult soap… and it’s worth the detour!

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This new school year is marked by the release of the first season of The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. If the Amazon group has not skimped on the means for the production of its event series, its efforts seem to pay off since it achieved the day of its official broadcast, Friday September 2, the best launch in the history of its streaming platform with 25 million viewers. More than encouraging figures for this new adventure based on the works of JRR Tolkienwhich takes place 4000 years before the movie trilogy shot by peter jackson. The long-awaited series The Rings of Power now has the right to its parody version, and very funny, like the soap The Fires of Love.

The Rings of Power : the fake generic way The Fires of Love

It all starts with a tweet that has gone viral. “Apparently it’s the intro to the new Lord of the Ring series… It’s what you can buy with $750 million.” writes @BigGulpAmerikan on Twitter. In this video – which is by no means the official trailer for the series, but a mash-up of images signed Entertainment Weekly the actors, sprinkled with light, follow one after the other in an old credits style from the 80s. from the American cult program the fires of love, or even of Secret Story. Casting sidewe find there Morfydd Clark (Galadriel), Max Baldry (Isidur), Nazanin Boniadi (Bronwyn), Tyroe Muhafidin (Theo)… And the result makes you laugh:

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The Rings of Power : Prime Video’s biggest hit

With The Rings of PowerAmazon intends to compete with the production of HBO, house of dragonsthe prequel to Game Of Thrones. If the American channel hit hard by broadcasting the first episode for free on its Youtube channel, this was probably not enough to overshadow his rival. “The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power drew more than 25 million viewers worldwide on its first day, breaking all previous records, marking the biggest premiere in Prime Video history.”, said in its press release the Amazon group, which broadcast the first two episodes. The first season of Rings of Power will last eight episodes, and will be released gradually, one episode per week, every Friday. The third episode is expected on our screens on Friday, September 9.

Article written in collaboration with 6Médias

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