The first season of The Witcher was met my positive to average reviews, and the audience viewership was so much that it became the third in-demand original streaming series, after Stranger Things and The Mandalorian. Is there gonna be a second season of The Witcher? Tune in to find out.
The Witcher: What is it about?
The Witcher is an American fantasy drama series based on the book series of the same name by Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowsk, produced by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich. The first season explored a series of short stories that serve as a prelude to the main Witcher saga.
The Witcher: Is it renewed for a second season?
The Witcher was ordered for a second installment consisting of eight episodes even before the first season was aired. The Witcher was renewed for a second season by Netflix on November 13, 2019. The production for the second season was supposed to start in early 2020. However, the COVID-19 pandemic might have delayed it.
The Witcher: When will the second season premiere?
The second season’s shooting should have started by now in London, but the recent epidemic might have caused the things to be detained. Netflix announced that the second season would premiere in 2021, but the delay in the shooting might as well push the release date of the second season.
The Witcher: What is the plot?
The first season of The Witcher followed the books The Last Wish and Sword of Destiny, which are just a collection of short stories that are preceding the main plot of The Witcher.
The Witcher? Who is the cast for the second season?
- Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia / Witcher
- Freya Allan as Cirilla “Ciri”
- Eamon Farren as Cahir Mawr Dyffryn aep Ceallach
- Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg
- Joey Batey as Jaskier
- MyAnna Buring as Tissaia de Vries
- Royce Pierreson as Istredd
- Mimi Ndiweni as Fringilla Vigo
- Wilson Radjou-Pujalte as Dara
- Anna Shaffer as Triss Merigold
- Mahesh Jadu as Vilgefortz of Roggeveen
The Witcher: Watch the trailer of the first season