Season two of The Witcher is really on its way to Netflix following the huge success of its firsts season. The series remains filming but there have been lots of teases about what’s going to happen next for Geralt of Rivia (played by Henry Cavill). Has everything released up to now about air, cast, trailer, and plot of the epic fantasy series?
When Is The Witcher Season 2 Release?
Fans can anticipate the second season of The Witcher sometime in 2021.
The first season was released on Friday, December 20, 2019, on Netflix and filming is currently taking place on season two.
The series failed to face some delays as a result of the outbreak of coronavirus COVID-19, which meant filming had to discontinue.
Back in August, filming was able to begin once again, much to the delight of fans.
However, star Henry Cavill has also released an update about this procedure since the UK heads into another lockdown.
Posting on Instagram on November 3, he wrote “England returns to Lockdown on Thursday so it is time for me to depart Yorkshire and The North, and head back down to keep shooting at the studio.
“Thanks for hosting all of us season 2 of The Witcher. Hopefully, I shall go back to your hills, dales, and fells soon. Stay strong and keep safe, my friends”
Who’ll Be In The Cast Of The Witcher Season 2?
Most of the cast of the season you’re expected to be returning for season two of The Witcher.
Henry Cavill will be back in year two as the show’s lead character, Gerald of Rivia.
Cavill is now a household name around the world for playing Clark Kent in the Superman films.
His co-stars Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan are also back.
Chalotra plays Yennefer in the Netflix series while Allan takes on the part of Ciri.
The Witcher viewers may recognize Allan from BBC’s adaptation of The War of the Worlds.
Chalotra, on the other hand, made a name for herself in Netflix’s Wanderlust.
Another much-loved returning cast member would be Joey Batey as Jaskier, or Dandelion as fans of the game will know him.
But before the new show, 1 cast member has needed to be substituted.
Basil Eidenbenz was cast as the newest Eskel after Thue Posted Rasmussen needed to leave the series due to rescheduling issues.
Other casting news has verified Killing Eve celebrity Kim Bodnia is going to be back as Geralt’s coach Vesemir.
Game of Thrones actor Kristofer Hivju can also be joining the cast as Nivelles.
Other actors linking for season two include Emily Pollet as Human Mother G and James Eeles.
Additionally, there are rumors about Edward Rowe allegedly being cast as King Henselt.
What’s Going To Happen In The Witcher Season Two?
Ahead of the new season of the series, not many details are announced up to now.
But a concise synopsis was released, which reads: “Convinced Yennefer’s life has been missing in the Battle of Sodden, Geralt of Rivia brings Princess Cirilla into the safest place he knows, his childhood home of Kaer Morhen.
“While the Continent’s kings, elves, humans, and demons strive for supremacy out its walls, he must shield the woman from something far more dangerous: the mystical power she owns inside”
More is expected to be released while the release date draws closer for the new show.
Is There A Trailer For The Witcher Season 2?
No significant trailer has been released yet for its second season of The Witcher.
However, the show failed to fall a teaser containing each of the monsters Geralt has faced so far.
But hidden inside it had been a few new additions also, including some grisly reanimated corpses who could be wraiths.
Although production still penalized for the second run, fans may be waiting a while for the first glimpse at another sequence.
New footage and graphics are only expected to be published closer to its release.
The Witcher is available to flow on Netflix now.