The Witcher: Origin of the Blood, a prequel to Netflix’s live-action adaptation of Andrzej Sapkowski’s fantasy novel series, will debut on December 25, the streamer announced today during its Tudum event. Netflix also revealed that English actress Minnie Driver (good will hunt, Starstruck) is part of the cast. Driver will narrate the events of the series and may even appear in it The Witcher, which will return next summer. Driver said her character was central to “the connection origin of the blood past with The Witcher Future.”
Set thousands of years before the story of Geralt and Ciri, origin of the blood will focus on the Conjunction of the Spheres, the moment in the Witcher universe when humans, elves and monsters come together to inhabit the series’ fantasy world. Actress Michelle Yeoh plays Scian, the elven protagonist of the story. Originally planned for six episodes, origin of the blood will instead be four episodes long.
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https://www.engadget.com/the-witcher-blood-origin-december-25-netflix-181659438.html?src=rss ‘The Witcher: Blood Origin’ debuts December 25th on Netflix