The Witcher Season 4 Trailer: Liam Hemsworth is Geralt

The first sight of Liam Hemsworth stepping into the role of Geralt of Rivia in the fourth season of “The Witcher” series has been revealed, thanks to leaked set photos. Hemsworth’s debut as Geralt comes as a replacement for the original star, Henry Cavill.

Hemsworth’s New Look

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Details regarding Hemsworth assuming the role of Geralt, initially made famous by Cavill, are still scarce due to the secrecy surrounding the change. Nevertheless, leaked set photos hint at how Hemsworth will be appearing as Geralt, suggesting a close resemblance to Cavill’s appearance. Notable differences include an altered costume for the upcoming season, although Hemsworth appears to be sporting the same white wig that Cavill donned for the role.

The leaked images, which have been circulated by Metro and SplashNews photo agency, offer glimpses of Hemsworth in varying degrees of Geralt’s famous attire, from casual to full armor. The photos, which can be viewed here, also feature Hemsworth in a few action sequences, though it remains undetermined whether these show Hemsworth himself or a stunt double.

The Anticipation Surrounding the Role Swap

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The enforced transition from Cavill to Hemsworth has been the focus of widespread attention and scrutiny, with fans eagerly looking for any signs of how the series’ arc will continue. Alongside Hemsworth, the leaked photos also showcase Anya Chalotra playing the role of Yennefer of Vengerberg, donning a mysteriously hooded outfit. Hemsworth, however, does not feature in these photos alongside Chalotra.

Hemsworth’s take on the Role Swap

Although the show and Hemsworth have not explicitly addressed the change, at the time of the announcement Hemsworth revealed his fandom for the series. He also displayed genuine enthusiasm and gratitude to have the opportunity to fill Cavill’s role, expressing his excitement at entering the world of “The Witcher.”

Hemsworth said, “As a Witcher fan I’m over the moon about the opportunity to play Geralt of Rivia. Henry Cavill has been an incredible Geralt, and I’m honored that he’s handing me the reins…I may have some big boots to fill, but I’m truly excited to be stepping into The Witcher world.”

Upcoming Season 4

Since the production for the fourth season of “The Witcher” only began in spring, no release date has been officially announced. Nonetheless, the current expectation is that the season will debut sometime in the coming year.

Wrapping Up

The first look at Liam Hemsworth as the monster slayer, Geralt of Rivia, has created a wave of anticipation among the fans of ‘The Witcher.’ While there is still much speculation about how the fourth season will unfold, the leaked images have piqued the interest of viewers worldwide. HitPlay will be providing the latest updates and more as the events unfold. Stay tuned!

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