Witcher series’ actors and actresses were announced! Fans of Witcher series, gamers and readers, were waiting for this news. Cintra Princess Ciri will be portrayed by Freya Allan (The War of the Worlds,Into The Badlands). The other characters of Cintra’s reign, Queen Calanthe, played Jodi May (Game of Thrones, Genius), Björn Hlynur Haraldsson (Fortitude) plays the knight Eist, and Adam Levy (Knightfall, Snatch) to portray Mousesack. We will see Anya Chalotra (The ABC Murders, Wanderlust) as the sorceress Yennefer. Tissaia, the head of the magical academy in Aretuza, will be portrayed by MyAnna Buring (Ripper Street, Kill List). The roles of Fringilla and Sabrina are Mimi Ndiweni (Black Earth Rising) and Therica Wilson-Read (Profile). Princess Renfri will be displayed on the screens as Millie Brady (The Last Kingdom, Teen Spirit).
Who will perform in the Witcher series?
The Witcher‘s lead role for the Geralt of Rivia is performed by Henry Cavill, whom we know from Mission Impossible – Fallout and Justice League. The remaining names in the cast will be shared with the audience in the following days. Lauren Schmidt Hissrich (Marvel’s Daredevil, Marvel’s The Defenders, The Umbrella Academy), who is the producer of the The Witcher series, said: “Determining The Witcher’s cast was undoubtedly one of the biggest jobs in my career; it was also the most exciting one.
I can’t wait to see such great actors as these iconic and beloved characters on the screen and share these special stories with the audience.”. Alik Sakharov(House of Cards and Game of Thrones) is going to be the director for four episodes. Alex Garcia Lopez (Marvel’sLuke Cage, Utopia) and Charlotte Brändström (Outlander, Counterpart, Disparue) will be the directors for two episodes each.