Netflix shoots the series based on The Witcher.
Network of digital television Netflix announced the work on the series based on The Witcher, the popular fantasy saga of Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski, fascinating millions of fans around the world.
Sapkowski wrote eight novels in the series “The Witcher”, the main character of which is the witcher Geralt of Rivia, earning his living by killing monsters. Witcher possesses superhuman abilities due to a series of mutations experienced at a young age.
The saga of the adventures of the witcher.
Saga was translated into more than 20 languages, stably remains in the charts of the best-selling books according to The New York Times. It spawned a major video franchise of the same name from the Polish studio CD Projekt RED.
“Andrzej Sapkowski created a rich and memorable world, magical and painfully familiar.” A lot of the company’s employees were extremely excited to learn about the attraction to work on the series, “wrote Erik Barmak, vice president of Netflix.
“I am very pleased that Netflix will start filming my stories, remaining faithful to the source and the topics I’ve been writing about for the last 30 years.” I’m delighted with our teamwork like the team gathered to bring the series to life, ” Sapkovsky.
Andrzej Sapkowski is involved in the work on the series as a creative consultant. Sean Daniel (“Mummy”, “Ben-Hur”, “The Expanse”) and Jason Brown (“The Expanse”) will become executive producers along with Tomáš Baginski (Oscar nomination and BAFTA award laureate), and Yarek Savko Fallen Art, Another Day of Life) from the company Platige Image will be responsible for visual effects. Baginsky will also act as director of “at least one episode in each season.” That is, the season is not one.
“The Witcher talks about how an unusual family is formed in a battle for truth in this dangerous world, the characters are original, funny and constantly surprising, and we can not wait to put them into practice in Netflix, the perfect home for amazing stories,” commented Sean Daniel and Jason Brown.
Exact dates for the release of the series on the screens are not yet called.