Netflix has given us something to tide us over until Geralt of Rivera returns later this year. The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf tells the story of Geralt’s mentor and fellow Withcer, Vesemir. The Witcher series showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich is producing the spinoff film with Korean animation studio Studio Mir in charge of animation.
The cast includes:
- Theo James (Tobias “Four” Eaton in the Divergent film series) as Vesemir.
- Lara Pulver (Irene Adler in BBC’s Sherlock Holmes) as Tetra
- Graham McTavish (Dwalin in The Hobbit film series, Dracula in Netflix’s Castlevania) as Deglan
- Mary McDonnell (roles in Dances with Wolves, Independence Day, and Battlestar Galactica series) as Lady Zerbst
The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf premieres August 23 on Netflix.