Netflix has promised to give it’s viewers a second season of the beloved fantasy series The Witcher. This is mostly because of the dedicated fans who have already played the video games and pretty much invested in the story.
When is the 2nd season coming?
The hype for the show was so high that it had been renewed for a second season even before the premiere of the first season. So far we know that the shooting for the second season began earlier this year and had to be halted because of the corona-virus pandemic. But if all goes right then we can be expecting the second season to be out sometime in 2021.
What is the plot of season 2?
Most of the cast have kept shut on the matter of the plot of this season. But we’ve gotten a few hints here and there on what the second season is going to be like. The author, Lauren S Hissrich has hinted in a tweet that season 2 is going to dig deeper into Cahir and Fringilla and why Nilfgaard is important to them.
Season 2 cast:
The cast of the second season is pretty much the same as the first none of the lead roles have been scrapped from the second season however there have been some new additions as follows.
- Kristofer Hivju as Nivellen
- Agnes Bjorn as Vereena
- Paul Bullion as Lambert
- Aisha Fabienne Ross as Lydia
- Kim Bodnia as Vesemir
- Yasen Atour as Coen
- Thue Ersted Rasmussen as Eskel
- Mecia Simson as Francesca
Updates on the cast:
Kristofer Hivju the norwiegian actor who will be playing Nivellen in the second season also played the role of Thomas Giantsbane in the Game of Thrones and has recently recovered from covid-19. On march 17 he posted a post on instagram claiming he tested positive.