Netflix unveils new ‘The Witcher’ trailer at Lucca Comics and Games convention

Fans at Lucca Comics and Games convention in Lucca, Italy were treated to the brand new main trailer for the highly anticipated new series ​The Witcher ​on Thursday 31st October 2019 when showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich unveiled the footage during a panel discussion with cast members Anya Chalotra (Yennefer) and Freya Allan (Ciri).

The trailer also gave fans the first confirmation that all eight episodes of the series will debut on Netflix globally on 20th December 2019.

Check out the trailer and new stills below!
 

The Witcher
The Witcher
The Witcher
The Witcher
The Witcher
The Witcher
The Witcher

B​ased on the best-selling fantasy series of books, THE WITCHER is an epic tale of fate and family. The story of the intertwined destinies of three individuals in the vast world of ​The Continent, where humans, elves, witchers, gnomes, and monsters battle to survive and thrive, and where good and evil is not easily identified.

Henry Cavill (M​ission Impossible – Fallout​, M​an of Steel​) leads the cast of ​The Witcher saga, playing the role of Geralt of Rivia, alongside other main cast members, Anya Chalotra (T​he ABC Murders, Wanderlust​) as Yennefer and Freya Allan (T​he War of the Worlds, Into The Badlands)​ as Ciri. Other previously announced cast include ​Jodhi May (​Game of Thrones, Genius)​ as Calanthe,​ Björn H​lynur Haraldsson (​Fortitude)​ as Eist, ​Adam Levy (K​nightfall, Snatch​) as Mousesack, MyAnna Buring (Ripper Street, Kill List) ​as ​Tissaia), ​Mimi Ndiweni (Black Earth Rising)​ as Fringilla, Therica Wilson-Read (Profile​) as Sabrina,and Emma Appleton​(The End of The F**king World) as Renfri, Eamon Farren (​The ABC Murders, Twin Peaks​) as Cahir, Joey Batey (K​nightfall, Strike​) as Jaskier, Lars Mikkelsen (​House of Cards, Sherlock​) as Stregobor, Royce Pierreson (​Wanderlust, Judy)​ as Istredd, Maciej Musiał ​(1983)​ as Sir Lazlo, ​Wilson Radjou-Pujalte (Jamillah & Aladdin, Dickensian​) as Dara, ​and Anna Shaffer (Harry Potter​) as Triss.

All eight episodes of The Witcher will debut on Netflix globally on 20th December 2019.

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