More Cast Members Announced for New Series THE WITCHER: BLOOD ORIGIN

THE WITCHER prequel series BLOOD ORIGIN is now filming in the UK and the full cast has been announced!

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Lenny Henry (Lord Of the Rings Series), Mirren Mack (The Nest), Nathaniel Curtis (It’s A Sin), and Dylan Moran (Black Books) have joined Sophia Brown, Laurence O’Fuarain, and Michelle Yeoh as cast members in the upcoming prequel series The Witcher: Blood Origin. Deadline broke the news in an exclusive, also revealing that the show has begun filming in the UK.

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Synopsis:
Set in an elven world 1200 years before the world of The Witcher, Blood Origin will tell chart the creation of the first prototype Witcher, and the events that lead to the pivotal ‘Conjunction of the Spheres’, when the worlds of monsters, men, and elves merged to become one.

Also newly joining are Jacob Collins Levy (Young Wallander) in the role of Eredin, Lizzie Annis in the role of Zacaré, Huw Novelli (The Capture) in the role of Callan “Brother Death”, Francesca Mills (Harlots) in the role of Meldof, Amy Murray in the role of Fenrik and Zach Wyatt (Karen Pirie) in the role of Syndril, Deadline reports.

Declan de Barra will act as executive producer and showrunner for The Witcher: Blood Origin. Andrzej Sapkowski will serve as creative consultant. Additional executive producers include Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, Hivemind’s Jason Brown and Sean Daniel, and Tomek Baginski and Jarek Sawko from Platige Films.

The six-part prequel series is being produced for Netflix.

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