Fans are hopeful that the second season of The Witcher will hit Netflix in 2021. The series has witnessed several production delays over the months due to COVID-19. Henry Cavill was the perfect choice to be cast as Geralt, The Witcher. The series packs excellent performance from the lead as well as supporting actors. Fans have begun to put a lot of hope and expectations from the forthcoming second season.
The series is based on the books written by Andrzej Sapkowski. The Witcher also comprises a hit game series with the same characters and premise. Season 1 became an instant hit on Netflix upon its premiere in December 2019. Moreover, the second season has come across several roadblocks in filming, production, and post-production due to COVID-19. Other than the pandemic, the lead actor, Henry Cavil, incurred injuries during the shooting. However, the recent reports suggest that the filming of the second season is about to conclude soon.
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The article features some of the confidential information regarding the premise of the forthcoming season. Due to the original book’s plot, little is known about what will happen in the second season.
The Witcher Season 2: Release Date
The Witcher Season 2 will release sometime in 2021. At the time of writing, an official date for the series’s release is not yet out. There is a highly likely chance that The Witcher fans won’t have to wait a long time to watch the series. Lauren S. Hissrich took it to Reddit AMA to reveal that they don’t have a second season launch date. The plans for the release have been through significant changes over a year of delay.
Things have been looking great for The Witcher season two after the filming began again on the 17th of August, 2020. But a definite date of release is not yet out. Henry Cavill did suffer a minor injury to his leg muscle, but careful fixing helped Cavill overcome the damage.
The Witcher Season 2: Leaked Photos
In October 2020, the streaming giant released first-look and photos directly from The Witcher Season Two set. The first-look images feature characters like Yemmefer, Geralt, and lastly, Ciri. The pictures from the set aided the series’s makers to promote and the second season and create hype almost half a year ago.
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The Witcher Season 2: Cast
The notable cast of the first season, like Henry Cavill, Freya Allan, and Anya Chalotra, will return as Geralt, Ciri, and Yennefer, respectively, in the second season. Netflix has already revealed the entire cast of the season alongside some essential new characters.
As per sources, the series will add three new witchers in the second season. Paul Bullion, Yasen Atour are the two unknown actors portraying Lambert, and Coen is now revealed.
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The Witcher Season 2: Trailer
As the series is still filming, it is pretty early to expect a trailer from season two. The trailer won’t release until 2021.