Netflix has unveiled the first photo from the set of its third season of the witcher. The hit show, starring Henry Cavill as famed monster hunter Geralt of Rivia, follows the intertwined destinies of three characters living on the continent – a morally ambiguous world teeming with humans, elves, wizards , gnomes and monsters fighting for survival and supremacy. .
Anya Chalotra, who plays Vengerberg’s Yennefer, and Freya Allan, who plays Cintra’s Princess Cirilla, star alongside Cavill. The behind-the-scenes photo from Netflix shows the three actors sitting side by side on an icy field, with a saddled horse and a snowy forest in the background.
In season 3 of the witcher, Geralt takes Ciri of Cintra into hiding, as a number of formidable enemies threaten to tear her newly reunited family apart. Yennefer aids Ciri in her quest to master magic, and the group fights to protect Aretuza’s fortress. They soon find themselves entangled in political corruption, betrayal, and purveyors of the dark arts.
Lauren Schmidt Hissrich serves as showrunner; she is also an executive producer of the series, alongside Tomek Baginski, Jason F. Brown, Sean Daniel, Mike Ostrowski, Steve Gaub and Jarosław Sawko. No word on who handles the visual effects.
Cameras reportedly began rolling for the show’s next season last week in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia, with plans to wrap production in September 2022. The premiere date for season 3 has yet to be announced. announced.
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