The Witcher (2019– )
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Before a Fall 

With the Continent at risk from Nilfgaard's rising power, Yennefer revisits her past, while Geralt reconsiders his obligation to the Law of Surprise.

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Lauren Schmidt (created for television by) (as Lauren Schmidt Hissrich), Andrzej Sapkowski (based on the book series 'The Witcher' by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Henry Cavill ... Geralt of Rivia
Anya Chalotra ... Yennefer
Freya Allan ... Ciri
MyAnna Buring ... Tissaia
Royce Pierreson ... Istredd
Mahesh Jadu ... Vilgefortz
Mimi Ndiweni ... Fringilla
Anna Shaffer ... Triss
Lars Mikkelsen ... Stregobor
Jodhi May ... Queen Calanthe
Adam Levy ... Mousesack
Björn Hlynur Haraldsson ... Eist
Maciej Musial ... Sir Lazlo
Ella-Rae Smith ... Fola
Anna Burnett ... Glacella
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With the Continent at risk from Nilfgaard's rising power, Yennefer revisits her past, while Geralt reconsiders his obligation to the Law of Surprise.

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Trivia

Geralt's part of this episode's plot is loosely based on a part of the short story "Something More" from the book "Sword of Destiny". See more »

Goofs

When talking to Zola, the position of Cirilla's hair changes between shots. See more »

Quotes

Tissaia: You also believe in forbidden magic: demonolgy, necromancy, fire magic!
Fringilla: Forbidden magic is one of the ghost stories taught to use here. There is no such thing as dark or light magic. Nothing in this world is as simple as that.
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Now we're talking
22 December 2019 | by aboalhyjaaSee all my reviews

Ive been waiting for things to burn up like this from the first second of this show. I actually admire the work they put up in this episode 👏🏻


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Country:

Hungary

Release Date:

20 December 2019 (USA) See more »

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Shaken Not Stirred See more »
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