Netflix has revealed a brand new clip for the long-awaited second season of The Witcher, featuring Anya Chalotra’s Yennefer and MyAnna Buring’s Tissaia. The popular fantasy drama will finally make its return this Friday, December 17.
The Witcher Season 2 clip, which you can check out below, teases the aftermath following the Battle of Sodden Hill during the first season finale as Yennefer and Tissaia face new challenges. It also gives us a preview of their reunion, with Tissaia advising her mentee to lay low and let Vilgefortz have the victory.
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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 series stars Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia, Freya Allan as Princess Ciri, Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg, MyAnna Buring as Tissaia, and Joey Batey as Jaskier.
Season 2 will introduce a handful of new characters portrayed by Kristofer Hivju (Game of Thrones), Kim Bodnia (Killing Eve), Paul Bullion (Peaky Blinders), Yasen Atour (Young Wallender), Agnes Bjorn, Basil Eidenbenz (Fast and Furious 9), Aisha Fabienne Ross (The Danish Girl), Mecia Simson (Britain and Ireland’s Next Top Model), and more.
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Based on the stories and novels by Andrzej Sapkowski, The Witcher is created and executive produced by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, who also serves as the showrunner. Sean Daniel and Jason Brown of Sean Daniel Company are executive producing along with Tomek Baginski and Jarek Sawko of Platige Image.