The second season of Netflix’s live-action adaptation of The Witcher is officially in the can. The streamer released a teaser for season 2 of the hit series during its Geeked event on Friday, emphasizing Ciri’s role as Witcher in training.
Movies for The Witcher Season 2 started in February 2020. Production on the show was suspended due to the pandemic, but resumed last summer.
Henry Cavill repeats his role as Geralt of Rivia, as does Anya Chalotra as Yennefer, Freya Allan as Ciri and Joey Batey as Jaskier. New to the cast is Yasen Atour (Ben-Hur, Young Wallander) as wizard Coen, Agnes Bjørn as bruxa Vereena, Paul Bullion (Peaky Blinders, Dracula Untold) as wizard Lambert, Thue Ersted Rasmussen (Fast and furious 9) as wizard Eskel, Aisha Fabienne Ross (The Danish girl) as Lydia, Kristofer Hivju (Game of Thrones̵
Netflix also has several stories about The Witcher when the streaming company announced that an animated film, The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf, is under development with showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich and author Beau DeMayo overseeing the spin-off. The wolf’s nightmare coming to Netflix sometime in 2021. A six-part, live-action prequel series called The Witcher: Blood Origin is also under development but has no release date.
The Witcher season 2 currently has no premiere date.