An Arrowverse star lands in the Witcherverse.
Netflix has just recruited new members for the next season of The Witcherthe third, who has just started filming: Meng’er Zhang (Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings), Hugh Skinner (flea bag, Mama Mia! Here We Go Again), the return of Christelle Elwin (already seen in S1), and Robbie Amell. For Netflix’s flagship fantasy series, he’ll play Gallatin, the leader of a mercenary guerrilla army in the service of evil villains (if that makes sense in the universe of The Witcher) from Nilfgaard.
The Witcher family reunited as filming begins for season 3
Fans of the Arrowverse and DC TV shows know Robbie for his role as Firestorm in The Flash. He is also in the cast of the science fiction series Upload at Amazon. At Netflix, he starred in horror films The Babysitter and its sequel Killer Queenand in the cinema, we saw it in Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City where he played Chris Redfield.
Season 3 of The Witcher, still starring Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan, does not yet have an airdate. We are also waiting to know when we will be able to see The Witcher: Blood Origina prequel to the series set 1,200 years before it, with Michelle Yeoh in the lead role.