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The Witcher prequel Blood Origin reveals new cast members

The Witcher‘s prequel series Blood Origin is now in full production, with the series’ cast and crew seen filming in Iceland and in the United Kingdom. Besides the main cast, Sophia Brown’s Eile and Laurence O’Fuarain’s Fjall, as well as the recently announced Michelle Yeoh (who will portray Eile’s swordmaster Scian), Netflix has not announced

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What you may have missed in The Witcher anime Nightmare of the Wolf’s new trailer

The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf is an animated film set in Netflix’s “Witcher Cinematic Universe”. With its August 23 release date, Netflix is finally ramping up the marketing, and that means there’s a lot of material to analyze. If you haven’t seen the new trailer (embedded below) and the teaser released a couple of

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The Witcher anime film ‘Nightmare of the Wolf’ reveals its voice cast alongside a new teaser trailer

The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf, Netflix’s upcoming anime film set in the Witcher universe, will release on Netflix on August 23. The anime film will be a prequel to the main series and will focus on Vesemir. While he is certainly a fan favorite, we were curious to see which characters will join Vesemir

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Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan discuss Yennefer and Ciri’s relationship and other highlights from WitcherCon

Witcher fans are still reeling from the exciting cascade of news that came with Netflix and CD Projekt RED’s WitcherCon event, and among the teaser trailer for season two, the teaser for the anime film, and behind-the-scenes featurettes, a lot of interesting details flew under the radar. As we did with Henry Cavill’s lengthy WitcherCon

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Frame by frame analysis of The Witcher Season 2 first teaser trailer

Ever since WitcherCon was announced, fans of Henry Cavill’s fantasy series have been crossing their fingers that the big Netflix and CD Projekt RED event would reveal the show’s first proper teaser trailer. Thankfully, we were not disappointed. Following a lengthy interview with series star Henry Cavill at the end of the stream, Netflix debuted

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What to expect from WitcherCon: Netflix and CD Projekt RED’s Witcher-themed convention

Andrzej Sapkowski’s acclaimed fantasy saga, The Witcher, sprouted many adaptations over the years, but the two most notable ones are the television series created by Netflix and the video game trilogy created by CD Projekt RED. For years, since the show was first announced by Netflix, its creators took care to distance themselves from the

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Netflix teases The Witcher Season 2 with BTS footage following production wrap

This week, Netflix wrapped production on the second season of their fantasy hit The Witcher, starring Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan. To tease the upcoming season and celebrate this massive production milestone, Netflix has released a Behind-the-Scenes video featuring Cavill and a speech by showrunner Lauren Hissrich. Besides this video, Cavill himself shared

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7 confirmed castings for The Witcher Season 2 include Dijkstra, Nenneke, Rience and more

It’s been over a year since The Witcher‘s second season began filming, and we have since learned of the addition of several new cast members that will join Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan (some confirmed by Netflix, others via our sources). Today, The Hollywood Reporter were able to confirm seven new castings with

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The Witcher casts Chris Fulton, who may become one of the series’ cruelest villains

With production gearing up for its final weeks on set of The Witcher‘s second season, the few remaining unrevealed cast members for the Netflix series have slowly begun to surface. Last week, we uncovered the much-anticipated casting for the sorceress Philippa Eilhart, and today we may have identified one of the saga’s most despicable villains:

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