The popular actor, known for his role as Superman, has confirmed that the third season, which will premiere in the summer of 2023, will be his last.
If you are a fan of the TV series the witcher, Netflix has good news and bad news for you. The good news is that the company has confirmed that there will be a fourth season (so far only a third were confirmed for summer 2023), the bad news is that Henry Cavill (Iron man) will not return as Geralt of Rivia for her.
In this way, the popular actor will end his wizarding adventures next summer, when the third season is released, the last in which he will participate. Of course, Netflix already has a substitute and has announced that Liam Hemsworth (The hunger Games) will put on the boots of the White Wolf for the fourth season.
It’s official: The Witcher is returning for Season 4, and Henry Cavill will hand over his swords to Liam Hemsworth as the new Geralt of Rivia after Season 3. Welcome to the Witcher family, @Liam Hemsworth!
“My journey as Geralt of Rivia has been full of monsters and adventures, although I will be retiring my medallion and swords for season four.“, Cavill commented in an official statement. “In my absence, the fantastic Mr. Liam Hemsworth will take on the role of the White Wolf. Liam, this character has wonderful depth, have fun immersing yourself in it.”
For his part, Hemsworth had this to say: “as a fan of the witcher I’m in a cloud right now for the opportunity to play Geralt de Riv. Henry Cavill has been an incredible Geralt and I’m honored to have him hand over the reins to me and allow me to wield the swords of the White Wolf for the next chapter of his adventure.”
the series of the witcher from netflix began its journey in 2019 adapting the original books by Andrzej Sapkowskithough taking multiple licenses and deviating significantly from what was told there as the story progressed (which might have to do with several writers poking fun at the source material).
The series was well received by the public and became a success within the platformwhich led to the fact that a fourth season has just been confirmed and that Netflix has dared with an animated film and with a spin off called The Witcher: Origin of Blood which will be released this Christmas.