Witch: Lead of blood origin leaves the series before filming begins

Jodie Turner-Smith has come out of Netflix’s upcoming Witcher prequel series, The Witcher: Blood Origin, due to a scheduling conflict. Rok was the first to announce the news of Smith’s departure, a statement from Netflix that confirmed the glum’s exit from the series. “Due to a change in the production schedule of the limited series The Witcher: Blood Origin, unfortunately Jodie Turner-Smith will no longer be able to continue playing the role of Éile,” a spokesman for the streamer told the agency.

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