Netflix have released the first trailer for the upcoming TV series adaptation of The Witcher. Based on the novels by Andrzej Sapkowski. The series will star Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia, Freya Allan as Princess Ciri, Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg & Jodhi May as Queen Calanthe. Set in a world of magic and monsters, there will be plenty of action and rich lore to draw from the current eight book series. Watch the first trailer below.
Andrzej Sapkowski will serve as a creative consultant on the series. Sean Daniel (The Mummy franchise, The Expanse) and Jason Brown (The Expanse), partners at the Sean Daniel Company are executive producers, along with Tomek Baginski (Oscar nominated short The Cathedral, BAFTA winning The Fallen Art, Ambition) and Jarek Sawko (The Fallen Art, Another Day of Life) from Platige Image, the Polish production and visual effects company.
The series is set to debut in late 2019 on Netflix.