Henry Cavill to Star in Netflix’s Fantasy Series ‘The Witcher’


Deadline reported, Henry Cavill has been cast to star in an an upcoming Netflix series “The Witcher.”

It’s an international best-selling fantasy series by Poland author Andrzej Sapkowski. The story follows Geralt of Rivia, a Witcher. He’s a genetically enhanced human who’s purpose is to hunt monsters. 

Lauren Schmidt Hissrich will be the series’s showrunner with Alik Sakharov, Alex Garcia Lopez, and Charlotte Brändström directing different interval episodes of the first season.