Markella Kavenagh has been cast as a new character, Tyra, in Amazon's Lord of the Ring TV series, according to Variety. If accurate, Kavenagh would be the first actor reported for the series.
No photo of the actor was available at presstime.
Kavenagh is best known for her role in the Australian TV series Romper Stomper, and also appeared on Amazon's Picnic at Hanging Rock.
Amazon's Lord of the Rings is reported to take place before the events of J.R.R.'s The Fellowship of the Ring, but it is unknown if it is before or after The Hobbit.
The TV show is being developed by JD Payne and Patrick McKay. No release date has been set.