The witcher is a Polish-American fantasy drama television series produced by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich. The storyline is based on the book series of the same name by Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski.
What is the Release Date?
Fans need to brace themselves up and be ready for their next binge- watch as Netflix in July 2020 has announced a spin-off for the witcher series The Witcher: Blood origin, a live-action prequel series that will drop fans into the world of monsters.
The news was revealed to the fans on the official twitter account of The Witcher in a poetic verse “I’m dusting off my lute and quill, I have some news, some mead to spill: After all the months we’ve been apart It’s time for production to restart. The Witcher and his bard – who’s flawless, Will reunite on set 17 August.”
Considering the new season the show-runner said that the reaction to Season 1 of The Witcher was commanding pretty high as a result of which new talent would be endorsed and the casting team has found the best people to embody the characters. Henry Cavill will once again play the lead as Geralt of Rivia, joined by Anya Chalotra as a powerful mage(Yennefer), Freya Allan as an unwittingly magical princess (Ciri), Joey Batey (Jaskier), MyAnna Buring, Royce Pierre-son, Mimi Ndiweni, Anna Shaffer and Mahesh Jadu.
Netflix confirmed that Kim Bodnia will be joining the cast as Vesemir the mentor of Geralt of Rivia.
Unlike every Netflix series, The witcher was renewed for Season 2 even before its Season 1 release.
What is the theme?
The Witcher: Blood Origin is set an Elven world 1200 years before the world of witcher and the events that lead to the pivotal “conjunction of the spheres”. Only a brief part was referred to in the first season where rifts were created between multiple worlds, leading to monsters and magic to be introduced to the realm. Eventually, the world monsters, men, and elves merged to become one.
Further seasons of The Witcher
Apart from a series of short stories and novels by Andrzej Sapkowski, there are numerous video games that add side quests and plot points to the sword-swinging bloodbath. So there’s no chance that show-runners Lauren Schmidt Hissrich and Declan de Barra will be fresh out of new episodes.
We can’t wait to see an original story that will enrich our magical and mythical world.
Grit your teeth as you will be buzzing for the season as soon as it releases.
The Witcher season 1 is streaming on Netflix.