Witch: The origin of the blood has just lost the lead actress

Witch: The Origins of Blood, Netflix’s allocations for the prequel to his popular fantasy series, received a blow after his lead actress left the project.

Jodie Turner-Smith, who was supposed to play the elite elven warrior Éile, left the series due to a scheduling conflict, Variety reports. In a brief statement, a Netflix spokesman confirmed Turner-Smith’s departure in the news, but declined to comment further on the issue.