Interview with Christopher Tolkien, the official executor of JRR Tolkien's estate
Christopher Tolkien, 87, has not expressed himself in the media for 40 years. No interviews, no announcements, no meetings - nothing. It was a decision he made at the death of his father, John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973), British author of the hugely famous Lord of the Rings
(three volumes published in 1954 and 1955), and one of the world's most read writers, with some 150 million books sold and translations into 60 languages.
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