As production continues Witcher, Netflix welcomed the addition of four new cast members to join Henry Cavill, Ana Chalotra and Freya Allan in the hit fantasy drama’s upcoming third season.
Robbie Amell (ur.Download, Flash) and shang chi Meng’er Zhang was officially chosen to play the respective roles of Gallatin and Milva, while Hugh Skinner (Rubbish) and Kristel Alvin (Blood) will play the roles of Prince Radovid and Mistle.
The cast of the third season of «The Witcher» becomes even more:
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Their full character descriptions are below:
- Gallatin Amella is described as a born fighter, Gallatin leads an army of Scoia’tael guerrillas fighting for Nilfgaard. Not afraid to speak the truth, Gallatin’s loyalty to his people eventually leads him to clash with Francesca for power.
- Milva Zhana – A human adopted by the dryads of Brokilon Forest, Milva is a ferocious and talented huntress. Accurate archery skills combined with a cold-blooded survivability make her a formidable opponent on an unforgiving continent – those who cross her do so at their own peril.
- Skinner’s Prince Radovid is a royal playboy and the younger brother of King Vizimir. Radovid suddenly turns out to be a man inside the Redan intelligence. With his good looks and often drunken charm, Radovid surprises how astute he can be in matters of politics, but it’s all games until someone gets hurt.
- Mistle Alvina is a member of the Rats, a gang of misfit teenagers who steal from the rich and give to themselves, and sometimes to the poor. She’s street-smart, suspicious of everyone, and hungry for revenge until a chance encounter changes everything.
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Witcher is an epic tale of fate and family centered on the lone monster hunter Geralt of Rivia, the powerful sorceress Yennefer and the young Cintrian princess Ciri as they learn to navigate an increasingly volatile continent together.
«As the monarchs, mages, and beasts of the continent vie to capture her, Geralt leads Ciri away from Cintra and into hiding, determined to protect his newly reunited family from those who threaten to destroy them,» reads the Season 3 official synopsis. “Having entrusted magical training to Ciri, Yennefer leads them to Arethusa’s sheltered fortress, where she hopes to learn more about the girl’s untapped powers; instead, they find themselves caught in a battlefield of political corruption, dark magic, and betrayal. They must fight back, put everything at stake, or risk losing each other forever.”
The series stars Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia, Freya Allan as Princess Ciri, Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg, MyAnna Behring as Tissaia, and Joey Batey as Buttercup.
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Based on stories and novels by Andrzej Sapkowski. Witcher Creator and executive producer Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, who also serves as showrunner. Sean Daniel and Jason Brown of Sean Daniel Company, executive producers, and Tomek Baginski and Jarek Savko of Platige Image.