Season 3 of The Witcher is presently under production, bringing the return of Geralt and his companions one step closer. Though there is neither a teaser nor a release date for the next season, we do know whose novel based on, and creator Lauren Schmidt Hissrich has provided some information about the forthcoming episodes, which you can read about here.
We’ve compiled all there is to know about The Witcher season 3 in one article, from the actors to the potential storyline, and beyond. The most recent report indicates that shooting was halted due to COVID-19, but has already resumed. We also get a look at when the show may premiere, remarks from Henry Cavill, and rumors on when the first teaser may ultimately be released. Therefore, you need to go no further than our guide to prepare for your return to The Continent.
The Witcher Season 3 Release Date
The Witcher season 3 has not out a release date. However, both The Witcher and The Witcher season 2 were released on Netflix in December 2019 and December 2021, respectively. Given that the prequel Blood Origin has confirmed a 2022 release date, it seems probable that Geralt’s next live-action adventure will be released in 2023.
The Cast Of The Witcher Season 3
Here are the full characters confirmed for The Witcher season 3 so far:
- Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia.
- Freya Allen as Princess Cirilla of Cintra.
- Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg.
- Joey Batey as Jaskier.
- Eamon Farren as Cahir.
- MyAnna Buring as Tissaia de Vries.
- Mimî M. Khayisa as Fringilla Vigo.
- Royce Pierreson as Istredd.
- Anna Shaffer as Triss Merigold.
- Mahesh Jadu as Vilgefortz.
- Tom Canton as Filavandrel.
- Mecia Simson as Francesca Findabair.
- Lars Mikkelsen as Stregobor.
- Terence Maynard as Artorius Vigo.
- Graham McTavish as Sigismund Dijkstra.
- Ed Birch as King Vizimir of Redania.
- Chris Fulton as Rience.
- Aisha Fabienne Ross as Lydia van Bredevoort.
- Cassie Clare as Philippa Einhart.
- Wilson Mbomio as Dara.
- Bart Edwards as Duny/Emperor Emhyr, aka The White Flame of Nilfgaard.
- Meng’er Zhang as Milva.
- Robbie Amell as Gallatin.
- Hugh Skinner as Prince Radovid.
- Christelle Elwin as Mistelle.
What Will Happen In Season 3 Of The Witcher?
“As kings, magicians, and monsters of the Continent vie to capture her, Geralt takes Ciri of Cintra into hiding, desperate to safeguard his newly reunited family from those who seek to destroy them,” the text teases.
“Entrusted with Ciri’s magical training, Yennefer guides them to the fortified city of Aretuza, where she intends to learn more about the girl’s latent abilities; instead, they find themselves on a battlefield of political corruption, black magic, and betrayal. They must fight back and risk losing each other forever if they do not.”
Lauren S. Hissrich, who should know, states, “Money aside, S3 is enormous.” She is also aware of the budget, although it is understandable that she does not like to discuss it.
The third season will focus on The Time of Contempt, the second book in the Witcher story, Hissrich told TechRadar. In that book, Yennefer, Ciri, and Geralt go to Aretuza, where a coup forces them to split again. It is important to realize, however, that this blueprint may alter, as it so often does throughout the transition from page to screen.
How Many The Witcher Season 3 Episodes Will There Be?
Netflix has not officially disclosed the length of The Witcher season 3, but if the prior two seasons are any indication, the third season will also consist of eight episodes. Given that the breadth of the Witcherverse is expanding, we wouldn’t be shocked to see season three extended to 10 episodes, which may mean more witchy deliciousness for us!
Following the premiere of season two, Netflix said that users logged a total of 142,4 million watching hours in only the first three days. Between December 13 and 19, The Witcher’s closest opponent was The Witcher’s first season, which garnered 49,1 million hours of viewership. Netflix would not be squandering money if they were to add two or three additional episodes to season three.
When Can I See The Season 3 Trailer For The Witcher?
Right Now, a trailer does not found anywhere. But when as soon as Netflix releases a fresh video, we’ll post it right here.