The Witcher prequel series set 1200 years before Geralt, and starring Michelle Yeoh, Lenny Henry, Laurence Fuarain, and Sophia Brown started filming this August in the gorgeous landscapes of Iceland, then moved to England’s Arborfield Studios for internal shoots as well as some occasional location shoots.
Now, several months later, filming has finally wrapped as scheduled and without any delays. That is a pretty remarkable feat in the pandemic era that showrunner Declan de Barra and his team have managed to achieve.
Earlier this week, three days days before wrapping, cast members started posting their feelings about being part of the Blood Origin team and were sad that their time together has ended. Two leads, Sophia Brown and Laurence O’Fuarain, who play Eile and Fjall respectively, posted:
Amy Murray who plays Fenrik also shared her feelings on ending this journey:
One of the last days of production involved Michelle Yeoh swinging her sword and Declan de Barra was beyond impressed:
Take a look at some of the behind-the-scenes photos of the Blood Origin production:
Blood Origin is scheduled to release in 2022. Follow us for more Blood Origin updates.