Henry Cavill, best known for his roles in The Tudors series and the various recent Superman movies will star as Geralt in the upcoming Witcher TV adaptation currently in development by Netflix.
Cavill had previously told IGN he would be interested in taking the role, as well as being a big fan of Andrzej Sapkowski's books and The Witcher 3, other favorites include games such as World of Warcraft and Skyrim.
Lauren Schmidt will serve as executive producer for the show, her previous work includes shows such as the West Wing, Marvel's the Defenders and Daredevil.
All in all, with these high profile names attached to it the show is starting to sound very exciting.
The first season of the show will consist of 8 episodes and has no known release date yet. It is also unclear exactly which part of the story of the Witcher the show will be about.