Netflix is providing its users with some amazing original shows and movies. This year, the platform’s original TV shows, such as Our Planet, Unbelievable, and many others, have become some of the fans’ favorite.
Now, before the year ends, Netflix wanted to gift its own great show to its subscribers: The Witcher. It is already streaming, so here are a few details about it.
The Witcher is Now on Netflix
The Witcher is a fantasy-drama show developed for Netflix, and it is based on a book series with the same name written by the Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski.
The narrative depicts the adventures of Geralt of Rivia, who is a renown monster hunter, struggling to find its place in a world in which many people are often eviler than monsters. When fate has him meet a powerful sorceress and a young princess who hides a dangerous secret, the three protagonists need to learn to travel the ever-increasing unpredictable Continent together.
Here are the actors starring in the show along with the character they are playing:
- Henry Cavill plays as Geralt of Rivia
- Freya Allan as Princess Ciri
- Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg
- Jodhi May as Calanthe
- Björn Hlynur Haraldsson as King Eist Tuirseach
- Adam Levy as Mousesack
- MyAnna Buring as Tissaia de Vries
- Mimi Ndiweni as Fringilla VigoTheresa
- Wilson-Read as Sabrina Glevissig
- Emma Appleton as Renfri
The Bottom Line
The Witcher is streaming on Netflix, starting as of December 20th, 2019. A second season for the show was confirmed back on November 13th, and it is reported to feature a total of seven seasons.
Season 1 is already getting incredible reviews from critics, and the audience seems to love it as much. At first, the Witcher was intended to be a Netflix film; however, it was later decided that a series would suit it better.