Based on the works of ” The Geralt de Rivia Saga ” by Andrzej Sapkowski, ” The Witcher ” is an epic story about destiny and family. Geralt de Rivia is a lonely monster hunter who struggles to find his place in a world in which people often show themselves eviler than beasts.
The Netflix series, created by Lauren Schmidt and starring Henry Cavill, was filmed in Eastern European countries, including Poland, also in western areas of this same continent. Filming took place on the Island of La Palma, an island in the Atlantic Ocean belonging to the Autonomous Community of the Canary Islands (Spain).
Before its premiere, on Friday, December 20, 2019, the streaming platform had already announced through its social networks the renewal of “ The Witcher ” for a second season.
Netflix has not yet revealed details about the plot next season, but the last episode, where a horde of sinister monsters corral Geralt. At the same time, Yennefer and his allies prepare for the counterattack and Ciri is at the mercy of an unknown, Yennefer and Geralt, It could include some clues about what will happen in the new episodes.
Also, if the first season was based on the collection of short stories from “The Last Wish” and “The Sword of Destiny,” the second season is most likely to adopt “Blood of Elves.” In that novel, Geralt protects Ciri’s newborn.
In dialogue with Digital Spy, Schmidt said that next season would be even more intense than the first after collecting and exploiting everything that could be built in the first round of chapters.
Regarding the cast of the new chapters of ” The Witcher, “it is clear that the main actors will return for the next installment.
- Henry Cavill, as Geralt de Rivia, a sorcerer who possesses superhuman abilities and is dedicated to killing monsters for money.
- Freya Allan, as Ciri, a skilled young woman, heir to the throne of Cintra and who also possesses in her interior a power that she is unable to control.
- Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg, a powerful sorceress and lover of Geralt.
- Anna Shaffer as Triss Merigold, another powerful sorceress and also Geralt’s lover.
- Joey Batey as Jaskier, a womanizer bard and best friend of Geralt.
The Witcher Season 2 still doesn’t have a release date on Netflix. It was announced on 31st October 2019. Six weeks before the first season aired on Netflix. Netflix stated that the pre-production of The Witcher Season 2 will begin in early 2020 and will try to air in early 2021. The maker of the show The Witcher told that they don’t have any plans to air it before 2021. Makers don’t want to rush; it will not benefit anyone. And also, the response of season 1 is lovely among the audience, they want to make it more attractive, which connects with the audience.
The Witcher Season 2: Facts
- The Witcher Season 2: Will air in early 2021.
- The Witcher Season 2: Freya Allan, Anya Chalotra, and Henry Cavill are the main casts.
- The Witcher Season 2: The writers of the show are TBA and Lauren S. Hissrich.