Here's What Netflix 'The Witcher's' Anya Chalotra Could Look Like as Yennefer

It's official! Anya Chalotra has been officially cast as the bewitching sorceress from Vengerberg; Yennefer. When the casting list was first revealed just yesterday, many voiced their concerns that Chalotra might appear too young to play such a fierce - and at times, seductive - companion to Geralt but Bosslogic is here with his artistic skills to show off that she can harness the magic that is this beloved character:

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We also got a close up of Freya Allan as Ciri, now with a coloured version:

Freya Allan as Ciri. Mockup by Bosslogic from r/witcher

And just in case you missed it, a much larger cast announcement has been made through official Netflix channels, and it includes a number of different names from the books and games.

We've got our first look at Fringilla and Queen Calanthe as well, with a few more faces teased! But there's more:

And of course the showrunner herself had to weigh in:

It's an exciting time and with production to be beginning soon, we'll be learning even more about this fantasy world and the characters we've come to know and love!

It's also a nice closure to all of the backlash surrounding a leaked casting list for Ciri that prompted many to be worried that the series wouldn't stay true to its Polish/novel roots as promised. It also appears that they are sticking to the lore entirely with a much younger Ciri being cast, keeping true to when we first met her in the original book series.


The Witcher Netflix series is currently without a release date, though it is slated for some point next year. For more details on the project, click here.

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