Would you be interested in an animated film based on The Witcher?
All we have now is the confirmation that the animated movie is happening, but a plot has not yet been revealed.More news: United Kingdom headed for January 31 Brexit as legislation given royal assent
Netflix has released its Q4 2019 earnings, and from the stats, we have learned that The Witcher TV show is Netflix's best first season of television ever. Showrunner Lauren Hissrich is also involved, as is Legend of Korra studio Studio Mir, but further details are pretty scarce. For starters, Netflix is reporting that it brought in $20 billion in revenue in 2019 and it says it surpassed 100 million paid memberships outside of the USA where it now has close to 70 million subscribers.
An air date or widow for release was not provided.
The popularity of "The Witcher" ended "the year on a high note of a massive new franchise that we'll develop season after season", chairman/CEO Reed Hastings said on the company's Q4 earnings interview.More news: Justin Bieber serves 'Yummy' food with James Corden
However, to arrive at the numbers that purport to reveal The Witcher's first season as Netflix's biggest season one ever, the streamer made a decision to change up the methodology behind how it calculates this viewership.
'The Witcher, ' based on the author Andrzej Sapkowski's fantasy novels, debuted on Netflix back in December and quickly became a successful show. It isn't surprising that Netflix would want to pursue a separate film set within the world of The Witcher.
All eight episodes of the first season are already available for streaming on Netflix.More news: Bezos hack began with Saudi goodwill tour, intimate dinner
In an interview with Telewizja wPolsce, executive producer Tomek Baginski mocked that even more projects are lined up for gaps between seasons. And tomorrow, again at the time of writing, The Witcher's presence on the music-streaming service is going to get a lot bigger.