Henry Cavill handover Geralt’s Sword to Liam Hemsworth in ‘The Witcher‘ Season 4. According to Netflix, Liam Hemsworth is reportedly replacing Henry Cavill as Geralt in season 4 of ‘The Witcher’.
In a social media statement, Cavill told “My journey as Geralt of Rivia has been filled with both monsters and adventures and alas, I will be laying down my medallion and my swords for Season 4. In my stead, the fantastic Mr. Liam Hemsworth will be taking up the mantle of the White Wolf. As with the greatest of literary characters, I pass the torch with reverence for the time spent embodying Geralt and enthusiasm to see Liam’s take on this most fascinating and nuanced of men. Liam, good sir, this character has such a wonderful depth to him, enjoy diving in and seeing what you can find.”
Hemsworth in his post added “As a Witcher fan I’m over the moon about the opportunity to play Geralt of Rivia, Henry Cavill has been an incredible Geralt, and I’m honoured that he’s handing me the reins and allowing me to take up the White Wolf’s blades for the next chapter of his adventure. Henry, I’ve been a fan of yours for years and was inspired by what you brought to this beloved character. I may have some big boots to fill, but I’m truly excited to be stepping into The Witcher world.”
Cavill played the role of Geralt of Rivia in The Witcher series since 2019. The series is created by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich for Netflix. Based on Andrzej Sapkowski’s best-selling book series, The series follows Geralt as he travels the Continent fighting anything and everything that goes bump in the night, from ghouls to bruxas and more. Along the way, he forms an unlikely family with the powerful sorceress Yennefer (Anya Chalotra) and Cintran princess Ciri (Freya Allan) as they evade the mages, monarchs, and monsters who seek to capture Ciri.
Why Does Henry Cavill Exit From The Witcher Series?
Henry Cavill announced that he is returning as Superman in DCEU. The Witcher series is a commitment so he decided to quit the role in the Witcher series. According to our source, Man Of Steel 2 production will begin soon.
The Witcher season 3 is scheduled to premiere in the summer of 2023.