Elon Musk has strongly criticized The Lord of the Rings The Rings of Power for the representation of male characters, according to him all negative. Neil Gaiman, questioned by a user, decided to respond in kind about it.
It all started with these tweets by Elon Musk dedicated to The Lord of the Rings the Rings of Power. Musk wrote: “Tolkien is turning in his grave. Almost every character is a coward, an asshole or both. Only Galadriel is brave, intelligent and kind.”
A user then asked what Neil Gaiman thinks of Elon Musk’s claims regarding The Lord of the Rings the Rings of Power. The author was not content and wrote: “Elon Musk does not come to ask me for advice on how to fail in the attempt to acquire Twitter and I do not ask him for critical advice on films, TV series or literature”. Gaiman’s response has garnered over 307,000 likes at the time of writing.
Do you agree with Elon Musk’s criticisms of The Lord of the Rings The Rings of Power?
Finally, here is the review of the first 2 episodes of The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power.