The Witcher is perhaps the most awaited Netflix series of this year and Henry Cavill himself came on stage for the trailer release. The first trailer for the Witcher was released to San Diego comic con and it received amazing public reactions. Based on the popular Polish novel series by Andrzej Sapkowski, The Witcher has also been made into a popular RPG game series.
Henry Cavill is a big fan of the game series and couldn’t control his excitement when he was cast in the show. Here are all the details you need to know about the Witcher series which will release soon on Netflix.
First Trailer for The Witcher
The first trailer for The Witcher is kind of perfect, it introduces us to the world of magic, elves, dwarves, and monsters. Henry Cavill looks perfect as Geralt of Rivia and shows his skills with a sword. There are also a lot of other characters involved Yennefer and Cirilla in the show. It also hints at a political war going on which Geralt gets mixed up.
Cast and Plot Details
The Witcher cast looks stacked even though one might not have heard about the names of a few actors. Henry Cavill is the leading man who is the biggest draw to the audience. Here is the list of the main cast members of the Netflix series, The Witcher
- Henry Cavill as the Geralt of Rivia
- Freya Allan as Princess Ciri
- Anya Chalotra as Yennefer the Sorceress
- Jodhi May as Queen Calanthe
- Adam Levy as Mousesack
- MyAnna Buring as Tissaia
- Mimi Ndiweni as Fringilla
- Amit Shah as Torque
As far as the story goes, the Netflix show will be strictly based on the books and not on the game. The tagline for the show is the worst monsters are the ones we create. Geralt of Rivia is a monster hunter, who finds people eviler than the wicked creatures. He meets a princess and a sorceress and they face a lot of challenges together.
Release Date and Fan Reactions
Netflix currently has not mentioned a release date for The Witcher, but it will release before the end of the year. Most of the speculations say that it will release around Christmas for a better opening. Fans are very excited to see Henry Cavill in the form of Geralt as Superman was done wrong by the makers. Here are some tweets showing how much fans are happy with The Witcher trailer.
— Rocky (@PankajSP4) July 20, 2019
— Suzanne (@Flossywall) July 20, 2019
— ‹ Best Of The Witcher › (@BestTheWitcher) July 20, 2019
Told ya they going all out on monsters 😏
— 🍎 Ken Xyro | ᕕ( ᐛ )ᕗ (@KenXyro) July 19, 2019