The Witcher season 2 continues to be three months away — however on Saturday on the online-only TUDUM occasion, Henry Cavill and showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich gave us two clips from the highly-awaited second season. In The Witcher season 2, the title character Geralt of Rivia (Cavill) returns to his childhood dwelling Kaer Morhen the place he believes Cintra’s younger crown princess Ciri (Freya Allan) shall be safer. The 2 new The Witcher season 2 clips characteristic each of them. Like the primary season, The Witcher season 2 could have a complete of eight hourlong episodes.
“Once I speak about The Witcher, I at all times speak about how these three characters coming collectively — Geralt, Ciri, and Yennefer — they arrive collectively as a household,” Hissrich mentioned about season 2 final 12 months. “It is crucial a part of the sequence for me. And once you begin to think about somebody’s household, you additionally want to know their household of origin. For Geralt, it is his brothers, it is the brotherhood of the witchers. So I am actually excited to get again in and meet Vesemir, his father determine, for the primary time and all of those males that he was raised with since he was seven years previous.”
Along with Cavill and Allan, The Witcher season 2 additionally stars Eamon Farren as Nilfgaardian military commander Ceallach, Anya Chalotra because the sorceress Yennefer, Joey Batey because the bard Jaskier, MyAnna Buring as Yennefer’s mentor Tissaia de Vries, Royce Pierreson because the sorcerer Istredd, Mimi Ndiweni as sorceress Fringilla Vigo, Wilson Radjou-Pujalte as Ciri’s elf good friend Dara, Anna Shaffer as sorceress Triss Merigold, and Mahesh Jadu as sorcerer Vilgefortz of Roggeveen.
Becoming a member of them on season 2 are Kim Bodnia (The Bridge) as Vesemir, Kristofer Hivju (Sport of Thrones) as Nivellen, Yasen Atour (Younger Wallander), as Coen, Agnes Bjorn (Monster) as Vereena, Paul Bullion (Peaky Blinders) as Lambert, Basil Eidenbenz (The Athena) as Eskel, Aisha Fabienne Ross (The Danish Lady) as Lydia, Rebecca Hanssen (Inform It to the Bees) as Queen Meve, and rising star Mecia Simson as Francesca.
We even have Adjoa Andoh (Bridgerton) as Nenneke, Cassie Clare (What Occurred to Monday) as Philippa Eilhart, Liz Carr (Abnormally Humorous Folks) as Fenn, Graham McTavish (The Hobbit trilogy) as Sigismund Dijkstra, Kevin Doyle (Joyful Valley) as Ba’lian, Simon Callow (4 Weddings and a Funeral) as Codringher, and Chris Fulton (Outlaw King) as Rience. You’ll be able to study extra about them right here.
Here is the official synopsis for The Witcher season 2 from Netflix:
Satisfied Yennefer’s life was misplaced on the Battle of Sodden, Geralt of Rivia brings Princess Cirilla to the most secure place he is aware of, his childhood dwelling of Kaer Morhen. Whereas the Continent’s kings, elves, people and demons attempt for supremacy outdoors its partitions, he should shield the woman from one thing much more harmful: the mysterious energy she possesses inside.
The Witcher season 2 is out December 17 on Netflix in India and world wide.