The Witcher time 2 will resume filming this August, Netflix has verified in a tweet. The fantasy drama has been on-maintain because March, when new solid member Kristofer Hivju contracted coronavirus and the generation of the sequence shut down.
Soon soon after, the entire are living-action Tv set and movie field essentially went into shutdown, help save for a fortunate handful of sequence that concluded filming in advance of the global pandemic kicked into superior gear (The Mandalorian time 2 and The Umbrella Academy time 2, for case in point).
The Witcher time 2 was filming in the British isles when the shutdown transpired. This is the poem Netflix posted to mark the news, in the type of the cult beloved bard Jaskier:
I’m dusting off my lute and quill,I have some news, some mead to spill:Right after all the months we’ve been apartIt’s time for generation to restart.The Witcher and his bard – who’s flawless,Will reunite on set 17 August.June 22, 2020
The Witcher time 2 is anticipated to launch in mid-2021 on Netflix.
A Witcher animated motion picture is on the way, as well
It is unclear if the generation shutdown will impact the launch of the earlier-declared The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf, which is about Geralt’s mentor, Vesemir (who’ll be performed in time 2 by Killing Eve actor Kim Bodnia).
It is probable Netflix will launch this among the two seasons to tide folks above till the clearly show returns. Studio Mir (The Legend of Korra) is guiding the animation on this motion picture, which will presumably be set in the canon of the key sequence.