Henry Cavill’s ‘The Witcher’ Season 2 Pauses Production Due To Coronavirus

Production on the second season 0f Henry Cavill’s The Witcher has been paused due to the growing concerns over the coronavirus.

The coronavirus has caused yet another TV series delay, with production halting on the second season of Henry Cavill’s The Witcher due to fears of spreading the virus. Following the recent news that Netflix is shutting down production on many of its shows and original films, it seems that filming in the U.K. on The Witcher has been paused for at least two weeks thanks to coronavirus.

According to TheWrap, production on The Witcher season two has stopped for at least two weeks because of coronavirus fears. Obviously, the shut-down on production could go on longer than two weeks depending on the situation, but that it’ll assessed at a later date. Henry Cavill’s The Witcher was originally slated to finish production this Summer, but that date will undoubtedly be later due to the coronavirus.

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Here is the official synopsis for the first season of Henry Cavill’s The Witcher:

Based on the best-selling fantasy series, The Witcher is an epic tale of fate and family. Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts. But when destiny hurtles him toward a powerful sorceress, and a young princess with a dangerous secret, the three must learn to navigate the increasingly volatile Continent together.

The Witcher stars Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia, Freya Allan as Ciri, Anya Chalotra as Yennefer, Jodhi May as Queen Calanthe, Bjorn Hlynur Haraldsson as Eist, Adam Levy as Mousesack, MyAnna Buring as Aretuza, and Millie Brady as Princess Renfri, with Mimi Ndiweni and Therica Wilson-Read as novice sorcerers.

The Witcher season 1 is now available on Netflix.

Source: TheWrap

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