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The Witcher: Blood Origin Intros Writers Proud Witcher Mom Approves

The Witcher: Blood Origin Intros Writers; "Proud Witcher Mom" Approves

For Netflix's The Witcher, this has been a week of hellos and goodbyes. Series showrunner and executive producer Lauren S. Hissrich bid a fond farewell to director Stephen Surjik, who finished filming his two episodes (a three-month schedule that ended up lasting nearly a year) and who Hissrich praised for "his vision, leadership, spirit, and […]

The Witcher EP Honors Director Stephen Surjiks Final Day on Set

The Witcher EP Honors Director Stephen Surjik's Final Day on Set

Wednesday seems just as good a day as any to check in with production on the second season of Netflix's The Witcher, which means we go the heart of all things "updates": Lauren S. Hissrich. Taking to social media on Wednesday, the showrunner and executive producer had what could best be described as good news/kinda sad […]

The Witcher Season 2: Game of Thrones Becomes On-Set Cautionary Tale

The Witcher Season 2: Game of Thrones Becomes On-Set Cautionary Tale

When it comes to keeping fans up-to-date when it comes to production on the second season of Netflix's The Witcher, showrunner/executive producer Lauren S. Hissrich doesn't have to take a backseat to anyone. From the moment there was word that work on the season was starting up, Hissrich offered fans both personal and professional perspectives on […]

The Witcher: Henry Cavill Is Getting Taped and Glued for Season 2

The Witcher: Henry Cavill Is Getting Taped and Glued for Season 2

Up to this point, we've been relying on showrunner/executive producer Lauren S. Hissrich and director Stephen D. Surjik (The Umbrella Academy) for our updates on the second season of Netflix's The Witcher– especially now that production is currently underway. But this time, we're hearing from Geralt himself as Henry Cavill (Justice League) took to Instagram to […]

The Witcher Director Stephen D Surjik Reveals Season 2 Is Now Filming

The Witcher Director Stephen D Surjik Reveals Season 2 Is Now Filming

While The Witcher showrunner and executive producer Lauren S. Hissrich is usually our source for production updates on the second season, today we have to give props to director Stephen D. Surjik (The Umbrella Academy) for the assist. The last time we checked in, we were able to see how the two were practicing social distancing on set […]

The Witcher: Lauren S. Hissrich Posts Updates from Season 2 Set

The Witcher: Lauren S. Hissrich Posts Updates from Season 2 Set

If it's a day ending in "Y," then it's a good time to check in with The Witcher showrunner and executive producer Lauren S. Hissrich on social media to see how things are going now that production on the second season is back underway. Our overall takeaway from the following two posts: COVID-19 care is being […]

The Witcher Season 2: Scouting Big Action Sequence Feeling Falka

The Witcher Season 2: Scouting "Big Action Sequence," Feeling Falka

The Witcher showrunner and executive producer Lauren S. Hissrich has become the focus of our social media fascination. We're big fans with the way she connects with the fans, taking them behind the scenes of the popular Netflix series in ways that are much more personal- not the "standard PR." So we decided to check in […]

The Witcher: Blood Origin: Netflix Orders 6-Ep Live-Action Spinoff

The Witcher: Blood Origin: Netflix Orders 6-Ep Live-Action Spinoff

A little more than a week after series showrunner and executive producer Lauren S. Hissrich teased more "inspired fits of lunacy" (and unicorns?) in the second season of The Witcher, Netflix is offering up a serious franchise spoiler. On Monday morning, the streaming service announced that the popular fantasy drama is spinning-off a new, 6-part, […]

The Witcher Season 2: Did Lauren S. Hissrich Just Hint at Unicorns

The Witcher Season 2: Did Lauren S. Hissrich Just Hint at Unicorns?

With it now a month before production on the second season of Netflix's The Witcher is set to resume in the U.K. (fingers crossed, with the focus on health and safety first), we thought we'd check in on series showrunner and executive producer Lauren S. Hissrich to see what she's been up to on social media. […]

Take Notes Geralt: The Witcher Showrunner Knows How to Slay a Troll

Take Notes, Geralt: The Witcher Showrunner Knows How to Slay a Troll

Even though production on the second season of Netflix's The Witcher isn't set to resume in the UK until August 17, that doesn't mean series showrunner and executive producer Lauren S. Hissrich has time to waste. She's already over in the UK, quarantining herself to keep in accordance with the government and health agencies' new […]

The Witcher Showrunner Lauren S. Hissrichs Loki Love Got Us Thinking

The Witcher Showrunner Lauren S. Hissrich's Loki Love Got Us Thinking

Starting off on a quick side note, we completely forgot that The Witcher executive producer, writer, and showrunner Lauren S. Hissrich was also an executive producer and writer on The Umbrella Academy ("Man on the Moon," and "I Heard a Rumor" with Sneha Koorse) so we're flicking ourselves behind our ears to attune. Speaking of […]

Witcher Anime Film in the Works at Netflix Studio Mir On Board

'Witcher' Anime Film in the Works at Netflix, Studio Mir On Board

Witcher fans rejoice: more content is heading your way. Netflix has a new anime in the works set in the world of the super popular series. The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf will come to us from the same team from the show, Lauren S. Hissrich and Beau DeMayo. The animation will be handled by […]

The Witcher Introduces Viewers to Geralt Yennefer &#038 Princess Cirilla [VIDEO]

"The Witcher" Introduces Viewers to Geralt, Yennefer & Princess Cirilla [VIDEO]

Fans of the upcoming The Witcher adaptation from Netflix have been receiving a steady wave of looks at the series, from key art and images to a teaser that had them feeling (cautiously) optimistic for Henry Cavill's (Justice League) turn as Geralt. Then the trailer hit (more on that below), and suddenly fans found themselves […]



The Witcher Showrunner Lauren S. Hissrich Teases Series Cameo

'The Witcher' Showrunner Lauren S. Hissrich Teases Series Cameo

Netflix's live-action adaptation of The Witcher is currently in production (filming), and we're getting pretty excited. Series showrunner Lauren S. Hissrich has been one of our best sources of information about series; confirmations of casting, production updates, and personal tidbits about how the process is going. Today, Hissrich shared this image on Twitter, which teases her […]

Netflixs The Witcher Showrunner Responds to Script Leak

Netflix's 'The Witcher' Showrunner Responds to Script Leak

There appears to be some dissent among The Witcher fanbase recently, as a leaked "script" selection from the upcoming Netflix show caused some… concern. We won't link to the leak, but you can find it if you look for it. Showrunner Lauren S. Hissrich took to twitter to explain that the "script" leak was actually from the […]

Lauren S. Hissrich Talks Netflixs The Witcher Teases End of Season 1

Lauren S. Hissrich Talks Netflix's 'The Witcher', Teases End of Season 1

Showrunner and head writer Lauren S. Hissrich is doing a pretty admirable job of keeping Netflix's The Witcher series updates rolling via her Twitter account. Her latest update focuses on the writers room, which she says has been going for 10 weeks at the time of her post. It's been 10 weeks since we started the […]

Some Witcher Fans Concerned That Netflix Show is Too Diverse

Some Witcher Fans Concerned That Netflix Show is Too Diverse

The Witcher series has some insane popularity thanks to a beloved book series and a trilogy of video games by CD Projekt Red, and it will soon be receiving a Netflix show based around the plot of the books. The book series itself has become something of a Polish cultural artifact, which has led to […]