Netflix releases the first look of JUSTICE LEAGUE actor Henry Cavill as Geralt for their upcoming The Witcher series. Lauren Schmidt Hissrich is adapting Andrzej Sapkowski’s beloved fantasy novels for the streaming service. Yesterday on social media, Netflix teased Cavill as Geralt. He doesn’t speak but we know what that means. Netflix released a 30 seconds camera test of Henry, he's seen in iconic silver hair and looking serious, before taking a sip from a potion bottle.
The Witcher has a big fan base for both the book series and the video game franchise and getting to see their favorite character get a live-action adaptation is every fan's dream.
In The Witcher’s world, monster hunters known as witchers fight supernatural beings with the help of special powers and body modifications. Cavill stars alongside Freya Allan as Ciri, Anya Chalotra as Yennefer, Jodhi May as Queen Calanthe, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson as Eist, Adam Levy as Mousesack, MyAnna Burig as Tissaia and more.
Henry Cavill was last seen alongside Tom Cruise in this year's super hit MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: FALLOUT, The Wither series will most probably be released in late 2019, no confirmed dates have been announced yet.