Category: Interviews

The Witcher author on adaptations: “They’re almost always worse”

“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.

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The Witcher showrunner confirms: the show will conclude with the ending of the books

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

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RI interviews The Witcher’s Lauren Hissrich: ‘Ciri really takes center stage in Season 2’

Two and a half years ago showrunner and writer Lauren Hissrich pitched her idea of how she would develop The Witcher into a television season. Now, after so much hard work of writing, filming, editing and promoting, The Witcher has finally been released on Netflix. Pre-production for Season 2 is already underway and after a

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The Witcher’s Yennefer and Ciri discuss their characters in new interviews

As part of their monthly coverage of Netflix’s The Witcher, IGN has released new interviews with the series’ stars. Earlier, they dropped an interview with Henry Cavill, who plays the witcher Geralt of Rivia, and now they’ve released two additional clips featuring Yennefer and Ciri. First, take a look at IGN’s interview with Anya Chalotra,

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Henry Cavill reveals the love interest he chose in the Witcher games, and more

Netflix’s upcoming fantasy series, The Witcher, is slated for release in just over a week and series star Henry Cavill is now on a world-wide promotion spree. In the event of CCXP in Sao Paolo, Brazil, Cavill made a surprise appearance alongside showrunner Lauren Hissrich. There, Cavill held an interview with Omelete, where he was

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Roundup: New interviews with The Witcher cast, including Henry Cavill

Netflix is launching The Witcher‘s first season in just a couple of weeks, with the promise of monsters, magic and dark moral themes. Superman‘s Henry Cavill stars as the titular witcher Geralt of Rivia, Anya Chalotra stars as his love interest, the badass sorceress Yennefer of Vengerberg, and Freya Allan stars as their adoptive daughter

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The Witcher’s Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan talk set experiences, character journeys and morality

Fans from all over the world have long awaited the first season of Netflix’s new fantasy adaptation The Witcher, and now we’re just a little more than two weeks away from the release. So far, much of the spotlight has understandably gone to Geralt actor and superstar Henry Cavill (Man of Steel, Mission Impossible) but

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The Witcher showrunner: “Henry Cavill changed my understanding of Geralt”

On December 20, Netflix’s new fantasy epic The Witcher will finally grace our screens, with Henry Cavill (the titular witcher Geralt), Anya Chalotra (the powerful sorceress Yennefer), and Freya Allan (the young princess Ciri) in the leading roles. Showrunner Lauren Hissrich has been busy promoting the show through various conventions and interviews in the last

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