The artist who designed the visual style for "The Lord of the Rings" is working on the film adaptation of Minecraft

The director working on the film adaptation of the game Minecraft shared with journalists from The Salt Lake Tribune that the production designer for the project is Grant Major. Viewers may recognize him for his involvement in the creation of Peter Jackson's "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy.

Major has also contributed to films such as "King Kong," "X-Men: Apocalypse," "Mulan," and the western "The Power of the Dog." His latest work includes the adaptation of "Cowboy Bebop" for the Netflix platform.

The premiere of the Minecraft film is scheduled for April 4, 2025. The leading roles in the movie will be played by Jason Momoa, Emma Meyers, Daniel Brooks, and Jack Black, who will portray the character Steve.