Month: February 2020

Kristofer Hivju confirmed as Nivellen in The Witcher

Last month we made our educated guess about Game of Thrones star Kristofer Hivju potentially being cast in Netflix’s The Witcher. We even suggested that he would be ideal for the role of Nivellen from the short story “A Grain of Truth”. We have been right all along! We have obtained a casting breakdown of

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The Witcher Season 2 to film over six days in Dorking

As we reported yesterday, filming for season two of Netflix’s The Witcher is fully underway in the Redlands wood near Dorking, Surrey. According to a new article from, the trailers and tents spotted near Coldharbour lane are actually there for a production called “Mysterious Monsters” (MM), probably indicated by production shields on site. If

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The Witcher news roundup: possible returning actors, table reads and intimacy in Season 2

Only a week remains until Season 2 of Netflix’s The Witcher enters production and we’re all excited to see what news will follow. Until then, we have some bits and pieces from the last few days (not counting Henry Cavill’s cardio Instagram stories). Firstly, we have Freya Allan training with a sword at Arborfield Studios.

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The Witcher Season 2 will feature a familiar monster from the game

If you have played The Witcher III: Wild Hunt, you know that there is a particular type of monsters a lot of players (and most likely Henry Cavill too) felt really uneasy dealing with. We’re talking about the terrifying and powerful leshens (or leshys), of course. Andrzej Sapkowski’s books do mention leshys, but never show

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