The Witcher is an American fantasy drama web television series created by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich for Netflix. It is based on the book series of the same name by Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski. The Witcher follows the story of Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, who struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than monsters and beasts. But when destiny hurtles him toward a powerful sorceress, and a young princess with a special gift, the three must learn to navigate independently the increasingly volatile Continent.
Creator: Lauren Schmidt
Stars: Henry Cavill, Freya Allan, Basil Eidenbenz
Filming Locations in Hungary:
- Budapest, Hungary
- Vajdahunyad castle, Budapest, Hungary
- Origo Studios, Budapest, Hungary (studio)
Summary Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts.