Netflix’s Henry Cavill-led fantasy hit The Witcher debuted its first season in December, quickly becoming one of the streaming giant’s most popular series. Featuring eight episodes dense with characters, timelines, monsters and magic, the series merely introduces viewers to the rich history of the Continent. Unsurprisingly, many fans were left with more questions than answers.
Month: January 2020
“Are you satisfied with the script?” the interviewer asked The Witcher author Andrzej Sapkowski a few months before Netflix premiered its first season of the Henry Cavill series. The author, well known for his controversial humor, did not answer “by the book”. The video is available on YouTube, and we have the translation’s transcript below.
Henry Cavill is the absolute superstar of Netflix’s The Witcher and by far the biggest name in the cast, but there is a possibility that another big actor has joined the team: Kristofer Hivju, who a lot of you know as Tormund Giantsbane from HBO’s Game of Thrones. Why do we think this may be
The Witcher season two is set to launch on Netflix in 2021 (exact date to be revealed), which means we may have to wait longer than a year to see Henry Cavill on our screens again as Geralt of Rivia, and more than a year before we find out what exactly happened to Anya Chalotra’s
Ever since we heard the news that Netflix’s The Witcher is moving production to the UK, the question was: which studio would they use as the production hub from now on? Previously, we thought it could be Netflix’s studio in Shepperton, but we have now learned that it will in fact be Arborfield Studios. Located
We all know that Vladimir Furdik, who played The Night King on HBO’s Game of Thrones was the fight choreographer for Netflix’s The Witcher, designing the fight scenes for Henry Cavill and the rest. But there is another rather surprising Game of Thrones connection we were unaware of. Costume designer Tim Aslam revealed via his
Anyone who has watched The Witcher on Netflix will attest that, other than Henry Cavill’s monster slayer and Anya Chalotra’s sorceress, the breakout performance of the season belongs to Joey Batey and the bard Jaskier. Though Batey managed to bring the novels’ character to life quite admirably, one important change sets him apart from the
In December, Netflix launched the acclaimed first season of The Witcher. A month beforehand, the streaming service announced that production of the second season would begin early in 2020, with a targeted 2021 release. By the time Season 2 was announced, the season’s eight scripts were already written and preparation was well underway. In our
Netflix’s newest fantasy series The Witcher, starring Henry Cavill, has quickly become one of the streaming giant’s most popular shows. As you probably know, the series is based on an existing and rather successful franchise. Though The Witcher is known for an acclaimed trilogy of video games, those games were actually based on a series
The Witcher showrunner Lauren S. Hissrich has recently confirmed that the Henry Cavill led Netflix show was shortened significantly in the editing room, with some episodes originally clocking at ninety minutes. If you’re as eager to see these deleted scenes as we are, you should find this next bit of news quite interesting. The Witcher