Liam Hemsworth, better known as the actor who played the role of Sam Winchester

The Winchester Boys television series and video game series, is set to take on the role of Geralt in The Witcher Netflix series

This announcement was made by CEO and founder of CD Projekt RED, Marcin Iwinski during his interview with IGN

The decision to replace Henry Cavill as the primary antagonist in The Witcher's

Netflix series came after talks between both actors and developers

It was decided that Hemsworth would be a better fit for the part due to his "deeper knowledge of Witcher culture

Additionally, he is an experienced actor who has played roles such as Marvel's Luke Cage and Game of Thrones' Daenerys Targaryen

Hemsworth is known for his role in Thor: Ragnarok and will be taking on the role of Geralt

The Netflix series has been in development for over a year and several producers have already been attached to the project