The actor would be delighted to play Geralt of Rivia for many years, at least as long as the stories live up to the original novels.
Henry Cavill could play Geralt of Rivia for a long time, and the actor is delighted with the idea . In 2019 showunner Lauren Hissrich assured that she had a plan in mind with seven seasons dedicated to the witch, and although at the time it sounded too ambitious, the first season on Netflix became an immediate success, also reinvigorating the sales of The Witcher 3 from CD Projekt RED; In a month the second season is released, delayed by problems in filming with COVID-19.
Would Cavill be willing to embody this character created by Andrzej Sapkowski? “Absolutely,” the Superman interpreter told The Hollywood Reporter . “As long as they can continue to tell great stories that honor Sapkowski’s work.”
In this same article Hissrich talks about a more “intellectual” Geralt for the second season , a personality that was partly Cavill’s idea. After releasing the first episodes Hissrich received comments and although many people enjoyed this Geralt, Cavill pointed out that in the books you spend a lot of time in the mind of the protagonist. “At the same time I wanted to tell her story about becoming a father figure to Ciri. So the two things coincided wonderfully.”
“Face your fears. Find your destiny. The second season of The Witcher premieres on December 17 on Netflix,” says the latest trailer for this production; in our report we review all the news of this season . In terms of video games, CD Projekt RED continues to work on the next generation version of The Witcher 3 that will bring ray tracing and faster load times to the base game, both in expansions and in all the additional content.