Casting has begun for prequel The Witcher: Blood Origin, and rumours are pointing to the Aquaman actor to probably play the lead role.
While the rumours are yet to be made official, the information follows a viral fanmade picture which sees Jason Momoa alongside Henry Cavill’s Geralt of Rivia in an imagined poster for the series. Momoa shared the picture on his Instagram story, tagging Cavill and writing “what’s up homie” in the story.
The events of The Witcher: Blood Origin will happen 1,200 years before the events of The Witcher series, in an Elven world, and will deal with “the events that lead to the pivotal ‘conjunction of the spheres’, when the world of monsters, men, and elves merged to become one.”
The series shall be helmed by Declan de Barra, and shall be a six-part live-action series.
Meanwhile, Jason Momoa took to Instagram to share his enthusiasm after receiving an advance copy of the brand new Metallica box set.
“I got a really special present in the mail and I just want to show you some of it. It’s got everything in it, man. It’s amazing,” he mentioned of the set, containing 4 LPS, two CDs and a blu-ray documentary.
He later added: “If you’re a Metallica fan, you’re a Jason Momoa fan. If you’re a Jason Momoa fan, you’re a Metallica fan.”