New ‘Lord of the Rings’ Movies Are in the Works, Warner Bros. Says

Warner Bros. Discovery Inc. is doubling down on Middle-Earth, announcing that a new raft of “Lord of the Rings” movies are in the works.

The company has brokered a deal to make “multiple” films based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s “Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” books, Chief Executive David Zaslav said in an earnings call Thursday.