The date for the second season of “The Witcher” was announced during WitcherCon – a joint event for fans of the series and “The Witcher” games by CD Projekt.
At the same time, a poster and a trailer lasting more than two minutes were published for the second part of the series, as well as the titles of its eight episodes:
1 – atom right
2 – Keir Morhen
3 – What is lost?
4 – Intelligence Redanian
5 – Turn your back
6 – my dear friend
7 – Folith Meir
8 – [REDACTED]
In mid-June, the first teaser for the second season of “The Witcher” was released.
The second season of “The Witcher”: action and casting
Convinced that Yennefer died at the Battle of Suden Hill, Geralt of Rivia takes Princess Cirella to the safest place he knows – his childhood home in Ker Morhen. While behind its walls kings and elves, humans and demons fight for supremacy over the continent, Geralt must protect the girl from something More dangerous: the mysterious power that the princess hides “- we read in the description of the plot of the second season of” The Witcher “
Season 2 will include: Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra, Freya Allen, Joey Patty, Mae Anna Boring, Tom Canton, Lily Cooper, Jeremy Crawford, Eamonn Farren, Mahesh Jado, Terence Maynard, Lars Mikkelsen, Mimi Khaisa, Royce Peresson, Wilson Mpomio and Anna Schafer and Terica Wilson-Reed.
Earlier it was announced that they will also play in the second season: Yassin Athor as Queen, Agnes Born in Verena, Paul Bullion as Lambert, Basil Edenbeans as Eskell, Aisha Fabian Ross as Lydia, Christopher Hevjo as Nevelin, Messia Simpson as Francesca and Kim. Bodenya is like Wissemer.
Lauren Schmidt Hissrich is the show’s model and executive producer. The executive producers are Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, Tomek Baginski, Jason F Brown, Sean Daniel, Mike Ostrowski, Steve Job, and Yaroslav Sauko.
The second season, directed by Steven Sorcic (Umbrella Academy), Sarah O’Gorman (cursed), Ed Bazalgette (The Fall of the Kingdom) and Louise Hooper (and trickster).
Shooting for the second season of “The Witcher” began at the beginning of last year and ended in early April of this year. They have stopped several times due to the epidemic. The shooting took place at 15 locations in the UK. 89 crew members and about 1,200 crew members participated in the work.
– The Witcher (@witchernetflix) July 9, 2021
The first eight-episode season of “The Witcher” premiered on Netflix on December 20, 2019. The production quickly gained huge popularity, a week after its premiere, it was among the most popular series. On VoD platforms in the USA, as well as the most watched Netflix series in Poland, Germany, France and Great Britain.
Soon after, Netflix confirmed that it intended to film another season of “The Witcher”. However, work on the series has been interrupted several times, mainly due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The first season is based on the stories selected by Andrzej Sapkowski from the collections “Miecz destiny” and “The Last Wish”, which predate the so-called wizard’s saga and were used to outline individual characters before they first meet each other.
Netflix has more than 200 million subscribers
Netflix is currently the most popular streaming service in the world. At the end of March, it had 207.64 million paid users versus 182.86 million a year earlier and 203.66 million at the end of December last year.
This year, the platform intends to spend $17 billion on its content. In the first quarter, her biggest hits were “Destiny: Saga Winx”, “Lupine”, “Ginny & Georgia”, and the Polish movie “Love to the Square” garnered 31 million viewers.