'The Witcher' star Henry Cavill is coming to PH

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Posted at Nov 27 2019 11:51 AM

'The Witcher' star Henry Cavill is coming to PH 1
Henry Cavill plays the lead role of Geralt in "The Witcher." Handout

MANILA -- Henry Cavill is coming to the Philippines to promote his newest series, "The Witcher."

The news was announced by Netflix on Wednesday. In the upcoming series, Cavill plays the character of Geralt of Rivia.

The series' showrunner, Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, will join Cavill in the Manila event set at 5 p.m. on December 12 at Ayala Malls Manila Bay in Parañaque City.

Based on the best-selling fantasy series of books, "The Witcher" follows the story of three individuals in The Continent, where humans, elves, gnomes, and monsters battle to survive and thrive, and where good and evil is not easily identified.

Just recently, Netflix announced a second-season pickup for "The Witcher."

The second season will begin production in London in 2020, for a planned debut in 2021.