Amazon Prime Video has dropped the official trailer of upcoming fantasy television series “The Wheel of Time” on 2 September 2021. Amazon the Wheel of time series is based on the novel book with same name written by Robert Jordan who wrote 11 books but passed away before he could complete the storyline. The last three books of the wheel of time are written by Brandon Sanderson.
The synopsis of the wheel of time is set on epic world where magic exists and only women allowed accessing it. The story follows the Moiraine Damodred (Rosamund Pike), who is a member of powerful female magic wielders group called as Aes Sadai. She come across a small town called two rivers where she finds five young men and women, one of them is prophecy about the dragon reborn who could be saviour or destroyer of humanity.
In the trailer we can see some interesting work of Jordan in the form of epic journey from the series where we visit Shadar Logoth, a cursed city of shadow, the white tower of Tar Valon, and Glimpses of Aes Sadai different members. Amazon first announced this big epic adaptation of Robert Jordan 14 volumes fantasy series in 2018 but due to Covid-19 Pandemic episodes were delayed.
Rafe Judkins is showrunner of this show with executive producers Rafe Judkins, Rick Selvage, Larry Mondragon, Ted Field, Mike Weber and Darren Lemke. The Amazon fantasy series first two episodes are directed by Uta Briesewitz. According to the Rafe, “I want to stay as close to the books as we possibly can — these are really beloved books, I love them, there’s a great story there, we want to tell it and we want to tell it in the way that’s best for television.”
The Wheel of time is set to be premiere on 19 November 2021 in Amazon Prime Video streaming platform. The first of three episodes will be released on 19 November and other episodes with season finale will be released on 24 November 2021. Check out the trailer video of the wheel of time:-
The star cast of the wheel of time series are Rosamund Pike as Moiraine Damodred, Josha Stradowski as Rand al’Thor, Marcus Rutherford as Perrin Aybara, Zoë Robins as Nynaeve al’Meara, Barney Harris as Matrim ‘Mat’ Cauthon, Madeleine Madden as Egwene al’Vere, Daniel Henney as Lan Mandragoran, Sophie Okonedo as Siuan Sanche, Kae Alexander as Min Forshaw, Michael McElhatton as Tam al’Thor, Alvaro Morte as Logain Ablar, Juliet Howland as Natti Cauthon, Christopher Sciueref as Abell Cauthon, Lolita Chakrabarti as Marin al’Vere, Michael Tuahine as Bran al’Vere, Alexandre Willaume as Thom Merrilin and Johann Myers as Padan Fain.