The universe of “The Witcher” is packed into a TV series, announced today by Netflix. An exact start date has not yet been given, but information about the persons involved has been shared.
After “The Witcher” as a video game series all around convinced, follows a TV series, which is dedicated to the novel by the Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski. The Netflix streaming platform is responsible for this. The TV series was announced today and is under the direction of Sean Daniel. He previously worked on projects such as “Ben-Hur” and “The Expanse” as well as on the “The Mummy” series. Other participants include Jason Brown, Tomek Baginski and Jared Sawko.
Andrzej Sapkowski will also be part of the TV series “The Witcher” as a creative consultant. “I am thrilled that Netflix will be embarking on an adaptation of my stories that remain true to the source material and the topic I have written over 30 years,” the author said. According to his own statement, he is enthusiastic about the efforts being brought together. He is also looking forward to bringing the characters from his writings to life.
Other positive words came from Netflix’s Erik Barmack. “Andrzej Sapkowski has created a rich and memorable world that is both magical and familiar, and we can not look forward to bringing Netflix members into this world.” In addition to a few other statements by the participants, there are no details on the TV series. When the TV start to take place is also in the stars.