A well-recognized face will be part of The Witcher solid throughout Season 4: Laurence Fishburne.
Fishburne will play the function of Regis, a 400-year-old greater vampire who befriends Geralt in Andrzej Sapkowski’s third e-book in The Witcher Saga sequence, Baptism of Hearth. He additionally seems within the fourth and fifth books, The Tower of the Swallow and The Girl of the Lake, respectively. Regis can also be talked about in each The Witcher and The Witcher 3 video games.
Whether or not his origin story and the function he performs within the books might be mirrored within the Netflix sequence stays to be seen.
“I’m very excited to be becoming a member of the solid and look ahead to exploring the wondrous world of The Witcher,” mentioned Fishburne within the official announcement.
The prolific actor is the most recent new addition to the solid for the fourth season, as Liam Hemsworth may also be part of as Geralt of Rivia, taking on from Henry Cavill. The newcomers to the present are joined by returning solid members Freya Allan (Ciri), Anya Chalotra (Yennefer), and Joey Batey (Jaskier).
Whereas not an excessive amount of is understood concerning the plot of Season 4, Netflix launched the next synopsis: “After the surprising, Continent-altering occasions that shut out season three, the brand new season follows Geralt, Yennefer, and Ciri who’re confronted with traversing the war-ravaged Continent and its many demons aside from one another. If they’ll embrace and lead the teams of misfits they discover themselves in, they’ve an opportunity of surviving the baptism of fireplace – and discovering each other once more.”
Filming of Season 4 is predicted to start out within the spring, so it’s possible the season will premiere someday in 2025