Here’s What to Expect from Season 3 of The Witcher
When is The Witcher Season 3 coming out?
What will The Witcher Season 3 be about?
Before we get into the details, let’s refresh our memory on Seasons 1 and 2. spoiler alert! Season 1 revolves around Geralt of Rivia (Cavill) fighting evil and protecting Princess Ciri (Freya her Alan) from those who would harm her and steal her magic.
Along the way, he finds an ally in Yennefer (Anya Chalotra), a quarter-elf sorceress, with whom he also falls in love. The climax of season two revolves around Ciri’s possession by the Immortal Mother, with Yennefer sacrificing his body to a demon to free her. It also turns out that Emir, the emperor, is actually Ciri’s father.
He was long presumed dead, and now, it turns out he wants to marry and impregnate her (yes, you read that right), giving Geralt a nasty new foe to fight in the next season. While a trailer for The Witcher Season 3 hasn`t been released yet, Netflix did release this official plot summary: As monarchs, mages, and beasts of the Continent compete to capture her, Geralt takes Ciri of Cintra into hiding, determined to protect his newly reunited family against those who threaten to destroy it.
Entrusted with Ciri`s magical training, Yennefer leads them to the protected fortress of Aretuza, where she hopes to discover more about the girl`s untapped powers; instead, they discover they`ve landed in a battlefield of political corruption, dark magic, and treachery.
They must fight back, put everything on the line—or risk losing each other forever. So, to sum it up: There will be plenty more action, death, destruction, and love as the battles wage on.
Who will be in The Witcher Season 3 cast?
Henry Cavill, Freya Allan, and Anya Chalotra have been confirmed to star, and showrunner Lauren Schmidt-Hisrich has announced that Simon Callow (Codlinger) and Liz Carr (Fenn) will also return for Season 3. . We can also expect Burt Edwards to make an appearance as Ciri’s father.
Other confirmed regulars include Joey Beatty as Jaskiar, Myanna Burling as Tisaia de Vries, Tom Canton as Philavandrell Aen Fidheil, Jeremy Crawford as Japan Ziglin, and Kahir.
Eamonn Farren as Wilgefortz and Mahesh Jadu as Wilgefortz. There are also some new faces to watch. Netflix has announced that Shang-Chi’s actress Menger will play Dryad’s adopted human Chan Milva.
The Flash’s Robbie Amell also stars as Gallatin, the leader of a guerrilla force fighting for Nilfgaard. Starring as Radvid, who is Finally, a relative newcomer Christel Elwyn plays Misl, a member of The Ruts, a Robin Hood-esque gang of mismatched teenagers.
How closely will The Witcher Season 3 follow the books?