First look at Rosamund Pike’s new fantasy epic about a magic matriarchal kingdom
Amazon has unveiled the first-look at its upcoming fantasy series Wheel of Time – and it looks pretty epic.
Based on the novel series of the same name, the story of Wheel of Time takes place in a female-dominated society.
It’s been described as a cross between Game of Thrones and Lord of the Rings that flips the often male-centered genre on its head.
In Wheel of Time, the largest kingdom is ruled by a queen who will pass her crown to her daughter rather than her son, while uneasy peace is maintained by the female-only mystic order known as the Aes Sedai.
This group is headed by Moiraine, played by Rosamund Pike, who