In a report from Deadline, several cast members were announced for the upcoming anime film, The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim. The movie will star Brian Cox, recently known for his role in the HBO Max series Succession. Cox will play Helm Hammerhand, the King of Rohan, who appears in the appendices of J.R.R. Tolkien’s books and is the anime’s main protagonist. The film is set 183 years before the events of Peter Jackson’s trilogy, and the latest concept art can be found below.