Is The Witcher season 3 returning this October? Check out other details including Release Date, Cast, Plot and more!

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Early in April, Netflix posted the behind-the-scenes picture of Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra, and Freya Allan dressed up again to announce that The Witcher’s third series has begun filming. Ever Since several locations throughout the world have been seen producing the show. There were significant revelations regarding Ciri’s skills in The Witcher season 2, and we can be confident that we’ll learn much more about her abilities and watch the three battle even more terrifying creatures when the epic fantasy series goes on.

The Witcher season 3 Announcement

The Witcher season 3 Release Date 

Henry Cavill suddenly appeared to reveal that The Witcher season 3 would premiere in the summer of 2023, giving Tudum and us a general sense of when we might expect to watch the series.

The Witcher season 3 Cast

It goes without saying that The Witcher wouldn’t exist without its main protagonists, and we already know that Ciri (Freya Allan), Yennefer of Vengerberg (Anya Chalotra), and Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill) will all return in the upcoming instalment. We anticipate seeing Triss Merigold (Anna Shaffer) and her fellow mages in the upcoming season now that she is aware of Ciri’s true potential.

Having survived their experience in Kaer Morhen during the season finale of the first series, Vesemir (Kim Bodnia), Lambert (Paul Bullion), and Coen (Yasen Atour), Geralt’s fellow Witchers, are also likely to make a comeback. In terms of fresh faces, Netflix has disclosed the names of four new actors that will be appearing in season 3.

Gallatin is portrayed by Robbie Amell (Upload, Resident Evil: Welcome To Raccoon City), a natural fighter who commands a guerilla force battling for the Nilfgaardian Empire. His allegiance to his native Scoia’tael is likely to cause him to disagree with Francesca. Meng’er Zhang is the following (Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings). Talented human hunter Milva is one of their characters; she has been taken in by the dryads of Brokilon Forest.

Prince Radovid, the royal playboy, is present, and Hugh Skinner is playing him. The younger brother of King Vizimir, Radovid, unwittingly finds himself an insider in the Redanian Intelligence who adds a booze-soaked charm to the game of politics.

Redanian Intelligence has lately reported the addition of six additional performers to the cast. They claim that Ryan Hayes (Carnival Row) has been hired to play Artaud Terranova.

The Witcher season 3 Plot

Thanks to a tweet from the showrunner, Lauren Hissrich, we already knew that the upcoming season was based on Time of Contempt, the second book in Andrzej Sapkowski’s Witcher trilogy. That is clarified in the official story synopsis for The Witcher season 3 on Netflix.

It says:

“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.”

The Witcher season 3 Trailer

It’s doubtful that we’ll see a teaser for The Witcher season 3 very soon considering that production on the series only began early this year. When one does, we’ll be sure to add it to this guide as soon as possible.

How To Watch

The Witcher season 3 will be on Netflix