THE WITCHER: BLOOD ORIGIN – NEW TRAILER FOR THE SERIES, FROM DECEMBER 25 ON NETFLIX

Netflix has released the new official trailer for The Witcher: Blood Origin.

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the prequel to The Witcher arriving on the platform on December 25th.

The video ends with a surprise: Jaskier, the character played by Joey Batey , appears in the last scenes .

The official synopsis

Every story has a beginning. Discover the untold history of the Continent with The Witcher: Blood Origin , a new prequel series set in an elven world 1200 years before the events of The Witcher , Blood Origin tells a legend lost in time, exploring the creation of the first witcher prototype and the events leading up to the crucial “Conjunction of the Spheres”, when the universes of monsters, men and elves merged into one world. The Witcher: Blood Origin is out in 2022, only on Netflix.

The cast

The cast includes Laurence O’Fuarain ( Vikings , Game Of Thrones ) as the warrior Fjall, Michelle Yeoh as the elf Scían, and Sophia Brown as Éile. Filming is due to begin shortly in the UK and it has been confirmed that Sarah O’Gorman ( Cursed ) and Vicky Jewson (Close) will be behind the camera .
With them also:

  • Mirren Mack as Merwyn
  • Lenny Henry as Balor
  • Jacob Collins-Levy as Eredin
  • Lizzie Annis as Zacare
  • Huw Novelli as “Brother Death” Callan
  • Francesca Mills as Meldof
  • Amy Murray as Fenrik
  • Nathaniel Curtis as Brían
  • Zach Wyatt as Syndril
  • Dylan Moran as Uthrok One-Nut

Minnie Driver is part of the cast, in the role of narrator.

The authors

Declan de Barra will serve as series showrunner and executive produce alongside Lauren Schmidt Hissrich . Andrzej Sapkowski , author of the original novels on which The Witcher series is based, will serve as creative consultant. Jason Brown, Sean Daniel, Tomek Baginski and Jarek Sawko are also executive producers .