Terrible news for the large audience of The Witcher. Henry Cavill will abandon his role as Geralt of Rivia after confirming your I come back as Superman. The actor will say goodbye to the popular series once the third season, whose premiere is scheduled for next year. Therefore, we will still be able to see Cavill at the witcher’s feet for quite a few episodes. Netflix moved quickly and has already found a replacement for him: Liam Hemsworth.
“It’s official: The Witcher returns for Season 4, and Henry Cavill will hand over his swords to Liam Hemsworth as the new Geralt of Rivia after Season 3. Welcome to the Witcher family, Liam Hemsworth! “They mention. The concise message, of course, tries to hide that we are facing one of the most surprising news in the world of entertainment during 2022.
Undoubtedly, It is a very hard blow not only for The Witcherbut also for Netflix. Lately, the platform has had serious difficulties finding flagship productions that boost the number of subscribers. Even more so because the competition has not stopped the production of original content. The Witcher, with Henry Cavill as the protagonist, had managed to conquer the audience; largely due to the good role of the actor.
Of course, it is strange that Netflix has not dedicated greater efforts to ensure the permanence of Henry Cavill in such an important series in its catalog. The other option is that the actor has made it a condition to review the contract season after season, knowing that other opportunities could arise in the film world. This very week, the aforementioned declared who never gave up hope of getting back into the Superman suit:
“It’s been five years. I never gave up hope. It’s amazing to be here now talking about it again. There’s a bright future ahead for the character. I’m very excited to tell a story with a hugely cheerful Superman.”
Superman had an unexpected cameo in Black Adam, thus confirming the character’s return to the DC Extended Universe. Although no figures have been released, it is clear that Warner Bros. Discovery offered him a stratospheric amount to reprise his role. Seeing that the company needs to improve its income and save superhero productions as soon as possible, it should not surprise us that Henry Cavill will be required soon to analyze the next appearance of him.
What will happen with The Witcher? We’ll have to wait for season four to find out. Liam Hemsworth is not a stranger, but nobody can deny that It will be difficult to see Geralt of Rivia played by another actor.