Legend of the Seeker (television) One-hour syndicated series premiering November 1, 2008, and ending May 22, 2010. Woodsman Richard Cypher is extraordinarily transformed into a magical leader who joins with a mysterious beautiful woman named Kahlan Amnell and a wise old wizard named Zedd Zu’l Zorander to stop a ruthless tyrant from unleashing an ancient evil and enslaving the world. Stars Craig Horner (Richard Cypher), Bridget Regan (Kahlan), Bruce Spence (Zedd). Based on Terry Goodkind’s bestselling epic fantasy series The Sword of Truth. Its first announced title was Wizard’s First Rule. From ABC Studios. Filmed in New Zealand.