Elves, Druids And Humans: Here Are The Official 'Shannara Chronicles' Character Portraits

Elves Druids Humans

' The Shannara Chronicles ' tells the story of three young teens destined to complete a heroic quest thousands of years after the end of civilization, but the upcoming MTV fantasy show is truly an ensemble cast of diverse and rich characters.

Before the series makes its debut in January -- it's based on Terry Brooks beloved book 'The Elfstones of Shannara' -- the elves, humans and druids are ready for their closeups...thanks to these stunning portraits. From The Chosen's Amberle on horseback beginning her journey across the Four Lands to the regal King Eventine enjoying the comforts of Arborlon Palace, check out the nine images below -- and be sure to catch a brand-new 'TSC' trailer premiering during the MTV Video Music Awards this Sunday (August 30)!

  1. Amberle (Poppy Drayton) Alistair Guthrie
  2. Wil Ohmsford (Austin Butler) Alistair Guthrie
  3. Allanon (Manu Bennett) Alistair Guthrie
  4. Eretria (Ivana Baquero) Alistair Guthrie
  5. King Eventine (John Rhys-Davies) Alistair Guthrie
  6. Ander (Aaron Jakubenko) Alistair Guthrie
  7. Arion (Daniel MacPherson) Alistair Guthrie
  8. Commander Tilton (Emilia Burns) Alistair Guthrie
  9. Cephalo (James Remar) Alistair Guthrie