Why is Henry Cavill leaving the series?
Henry Cavill has announced that he will not be returning for Season 4 of “The Witcher” as Geralt of Rivia. Instead, Liam Hemsworth will take on the role. Here, check out the reasons for his exit.
While fans are still waiting season 3 From “the magician,” Netflix has confirmed that the show has been renewed for a fourth season…but without Henry Cavill. The actor will exit production and take on the role of Geralt of Rivia in the fourth installment, with a familiar face: Liam Hemsworth.
Hemsworth, 32, is best known for his role as Gale Hawthorne in “hunger GamesTriple. He recently starred in the romantic comedy Isn’t It Romantic (2019) alongside Rebel Wilson, and appeared in other action films such as Independence Day: Resurgence (2016). He also starred in the series The Most Dangerous Game, and will appear in Russell Crowe’s upcoming film The Poker Face.
And in a statement to the Australian actor, brother of the star Thor Chris Hemsworth, said he was “over the moon” about the opportunity to play Geralt of Rivia, and praised Cavill, saying he was “honored” to follow in his footsteps. However, many fans are wondering why Cavill decided to leave production.
Henry Cavill Leaving The Witcher Season 4: What Did The Actor Say?
In an Instagram post, Cavill confirmed the news with a statement. “My journey as Geralt of Rivia has been full of monsters and adventures, and, unfortunately, I will put my medal and sword for the fourth season“ Cavill wrote, before welcoming Hemsworth into the series.
“In my place, the wonderful Mr. Liam Hemsworth will take on the mantle of the white wolf. As with the greatest literary figures, I pass the torch with respect for the time I’ve spent portraying Geralt and enthusiasm to see Liam take on this most wonderful and subtle man. Hossam, good sir, this character has such wonderful depth, enjoy diving in and seeing what you can find, “ he added.
While the actor hasn’t mentioned the reason for making the decision, only news comes After he announced his official return as Superman to DC, Five years after his last appearance as a champion in “Justice League” (2017). He recently made a cameo in “Black Adam”, while he was taking an absence from the set of The Witcher. So, everything points to a scheduling conflicts.