The world of Andrzej Sapkowski comes to reality in another medium with Henry Cavill breathing new life into the character of The Witcher. The infamous video game series has been adapted to a new Netflix series with the same name. ‘Toos A Coin to your Witcher’ has become an internet sensation and the Netflix show has grown in popularity along with it.
The 2007 video game ‘The Witcher’ was an absolute smashing hit. The sequels have been wildly successful as well. This series gained an even wider audience with the Netflix Show starring Henry Cavill, the actor who played Superman. The monster hunter is back for more hunting and killing.
What Is the Plot of the Witcher: The Netflix Original Show?
The world of The Witcher is set in a fictional fantasy land named ‘The Continent’. It explores the legendary monster hunter Geralt of Rivia and Princess Ciri of Cintra. We see their tales unfolding through the vines of time and find out how destiny links their lives.
The law of surprise is a law as old as time in the world of The Witcher. Although the law is bound by a promise and punished by death if broken, its powers were still quite mysterious but effective. Geralt proclaims the law of surprise as a reward for lifting the curse off of the then princess Pavetta’s lover Duny. The return of the law comes in the form of Ciri who is the daughter of Pavetta who was in her womb when Geralt demands his reward.
Who is the Cast of The Witcher Season 2?
Henry Cavill has been extraordinary as the protagonist Geralt of Rivia and Freya Allen as Princess Ciri has also been quite exceptional in the first season. Anya Chalotra plays Yennefer of Vengerberg, a powerful sorceress whose paths cross with Geralt.
The Queen Calanthe is played by Jodhi May in a recurring role. Even Kristofer Hivju from Game of Thrones fame is set to cast in the next season as the cursed nobleman Nivellen. Jaskier the bard who travels with Geralt has become quite famous with the success of the show and the actor Joey Batey has become a permanent icon on the internet. Click on the image to hear the song which is famous across all the lands.
When is The Witcher Season 2 Releasing?
Netflix renewed the show for a second season in November, a month before the original premiere of the show in 2019. The long production time and extensive plots dictate the show’s timeline and according to IMDb, we can expect the second season to come sometime in 2021. Nothing has been officially confirmed yet and there are also possible pushbacks due to the current pandemic.