The Witcher season 2 was renewed after the release of season 1 instantly as Netflix’s achieved a lot of success with the show. Netflix had full confidence in the series and this is why The Witcher has been renewed for a second season. The show stormed to number two and became the most-watched series of 2019. The fans are excited to know that what is next for Geralt of Rivia?
The Witcher season 2 release date
There is no official release date for season two as Netflix hasn’t announced an official release date as yet. It is impossible to predict that when the new episodes will drop, because of the pandemic situation.
The show halted the production in March 2020 because the filming restrictions were imposed due to the coronavirus. The series resumed shoot in August. In November, the show was forced to shut down again as cast and crew members came out as positive after Covid tests.
The Witcher season 2 cast
In a statement to Deadline, the creator of the show Lauren S Hissrich confirmed that Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan which are in the lead cast will be returning for season 2. We can expect to see Geralt, Yennefer, and Ciri when season 2 returns. The Witcher will be returning soon and the following actors will be making a comeback as well.
- Triss (Anna Shaffer)
- Jaskier (Joey Batey)
- Cahir (Eamon Farren)
- Tissaia (MyAnna Buring)
- Stregobor (Lars Mikkelson)
- Artorius (Terence Maynard)
- Filavandrel (Tom Canton)
- Murta (Lilly Cooper)
- Sabrina (Therica Wilson Read)
- Yarpen Zigrin (Jeremy Crawford)
- Istredd (Royce Pierreson)
New cast members include:
- Yasen Atour (Young Wallander) as Coën
- Agnes Bjorn (Monster) as Vereena
- Paul Bullion (Peaky Blinders) as Lambert
- Thue Ersted Rasmussen (Fast and Furious 9) as Eskel
- Aisha Fabienne Ross (The Danish Girl) as Lydia
- Kristofer Hivju (Game of Thrones) as Nivellen
- Mecia Simson as Francesca.
The Witcher season 2 plot
The internet is buzzing with the news of The Witcher season 2. Netflix has revealed the synopsis officially:
“Convinced Yennefer’s life was lost at the Battle of Sodden, Geralt of Rivia brings Princess Cirilla to the safest place he knows, his childhood home of Kaer Morhen,” “While the Continent’s kings, elves, humans, and demons strive for supremacy outside its walls, he must protect the girl from something far more dangerous: the mysterious power she possesses inside.”
The Witcher season 2 trailer
There is no new footage of The Witcher season 2. It will take a while before we could see any new footage or images of season 2. The trailer of season 2 hasn’t come out as the filming for season 2 has been on halt. The makers have shared the first look of season 2. Henry Cavill shared the first look of the show on Instagram. Geralt looks great on the poster.