Netflix is now giving a tough competition to other streaming giants with its great shows. Back in December 2019, Netflix released the fantasy series The Witcher. It is an adaptation of The Witcher novels by Andrzej Sapkowski. Lauren Schmidt Hissrich is the creator of the series and also the executive producer alongside Sean Daniel, Jason Brown, Tomasz Bagiński, Jarosław Sawko, and Alik Sakharov. It cast Superman star, Henry Cavill, in the main lead as Geralt of Rivia.
Netflix already renewed the fantasy series for a second season, and all the fans are eagerly waiting for it. This year production was halted, but now there are new updates that appeared for it. So keep reading to know everything regarding it:
New Production Details For The Witcher Season 2
This year, the shooting on the upcoming season commenced, but later Netflix has to halt it because of the coronavirus outbreak. But Netflix finally got permission to restart production in the United kingdom. The government has set some regulations for the restart of the shooting of the second season. Also, the creator of the series Lauren Schmidt Hissrich shared more details for it.
She revealed that the preparations begin for the restart of production, and everyone is taking precautions for ensuring the safety of the sets. Here’s a tweet of the creator of the series about the production:
— Lauren S. Hissrich (@LHissrich) August 6, 2020
Potential Release Date For The Witcher Season 2
As there was a halt in the production so the second season will take a bit longer time to release on Netflix. Also, an air date is still not revealed officially by the streaming giant. We are expecting it to get some time in 2021. if Netflix announces anything regarding it, we will let you know.
More Information For The Witcher Season 2
These are the cast members who will appear in the upcoming season: Henry Cavill as Geralt, Paul Bullion as Lambert, Mecia Simson as Francesca, Thue Ersted Rasmussen as Eskel, Freya Allan as Cirilla, Anya Chalotra as Yennefer, Kristofer Hivju as Nivellen, Agnes Bjorn as Vereena, Yasen Atour as Coen, etc.
This season is going to be more adventurous. We will see the story of more Witchers apart from Geralt, and many new characters will be introduced in the second season. It will be based on the book of Blood of Elves.