Henry Cavill will no longer star on Netflix”wizard,” the British actor announced on his Instagram on Saturday.
Australian actor Liam Hemsworth has been chosen to replace him in the show’s fourth season.
Cavill wrote in his post, “My journey as Geralt of Rivia has been filled with both monsters and adventure, and alas, I am putting down my medal and swords for Season 4.”
It’s been a big week for the 39-year-old, who previously revealed he’ll be returning to the DC Comics universe. Reprises his role as Superman.
While announcing his departure, Cavill also revealed that Hemsworth would take on the role, saying, “In my place, the wonderful Mr. Liam Hemsworth will take on the mantle of White Wolf. As with the greatest literary roles, I will pass. Gerald and I look forward to seeing Liam take on the most fascinating and nuanced characters.” Jothi with reverence for the time spent.”
Britt wrote directly to Aussie, saying, “Liam, good sir, this character has such amazing depth to him, just dive in and enjoy what you find.”
In turn, 32-year-old Hemsworth He wrote a message for fans and Cavill on his own platform. He said, “As a Witcher fan, I’m over the moon at the chance to play Geralt of Rivia. Henry Cavill is an incredible Geralt and I’m honored to have him hand over the reins and let me take the white. Wolf blades for the next chapter of his adventure. Henry, I’ve been yours for years. Having been a fan, I’m impressed with what you’ve brought to this beloved character. I may have some big boots to fill, but I’m truly excited to step into the world of The Witcher.”
Although only seen in season 1 and 2 Streaming service Currently, season 3 will be released in the summer of 2023. There is no confirmation as to when Hemsworth’s Season 4 will begin filming or air.
In a tweet shared on Saturday, Netflix welcomed the actor to “The Witcher” family.
Hemsworth is best known for his role as Gale Hawthorne in “The Hunger Games” trilogy.