The Witcher: Fans of Henry Cavill are in a shock to know that The Witcher’s new season will be without the OG Witcher, OG Geralt of Rivia played by Henry Cavill.
The Netflix drama series dropped a bomb when they announced the new season and the change in its cast. Created by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, the series will see Australian actor Liam Hemsworth taking the sword from Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia in the fourth season. Hemsworth has replaced Henry as Geralt in the popular web series.
The official Twitter handle of Netflix’s The Witcher welcomed Liam into the Witcher family and dropped the logo of The Witcher alongside the announcement. Ever since the announcement, netizens are in a state of shock.
Loyal fans of The Witcher went into shock over the announcement that Henry Cavill will no longer play Geralt in the series. Netizens took to their social media handle and expressed their shock and upset.
Check out some tweets here:
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Meanwhile, Liam Hemsworth took to his social media handle and said that he has been a fan of the series and was overjoyed to play Geralt of Rivia. He praised Henry Cavill and talked about taking over the reins from him for season 4. He said, “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.”