The first podcast of actors Dominic Monaghan and Billy Boyd will be released on May 18. Merry and Pippin out Lord of the Rings will talk about the epic film series and maybe a well-known colleague will show up.
Welcome to the Shire would be a good name for a podcast about it Lord of the Rings. However, Dominic Monaghan and Billy Boyd, respectively Merry and Pippin in the trilogy, opted for The Friendship Onion. In the weekly podcast, the two hobbits will talk about the latest pop culture news about the films and test the knowledge of the fans. They also tell exclusive stories about the film process and who knows, maybe a familiar face will come along.
Peel the skins of the onion
The duo makes the podcast together with Kast Media. “We are thrilled to be putting the comedic talent of this duo on a podcast,” said Colin Thomson, CEO of Kast Media. “The fans could already get to know the fun, sensible chatter of the two in the films. Through the podcast we will go much deeper and see how far their energy and interest does reach. We can’t wait to peel the shells of this ‘friendship onion’. ”
On different platforms
The podcast will appear every week on Spotify and all other platforms from May 18. You will be able to watch the video cast of the episodes on YouTube. The Friendship Onion is the last podcast in a row of recordings about a movie or series. The West Wing Weekly and Office Ladies for example, preceded it.