Kristofer Hivju, best known for his Games of Thrones Character, Tormund. In mid-March, he announced on his Instagram post that he tested positive from coronavirus, but he looked hopeful and said that he and his family members are in good health. There are some rumors about Kristofer Hivju Hivju casting in The Witcher season 2, and since it’s confirmed he will play a role as a Nevellen.
Hivju posted a picture with his wife on Instagram, and gave a message to his followers that he fully recovered from coronavirus, his wife Molvær Hivju also tested positive with coronavirus but luckily both had mild symptoms compared to other coronavirus cases. He also gives a message for social distancing, wash your hands and also he said take care of each other in this difficult time.
Hivju is playing character as Nivellen, in The Witcher season 2, Nivellen was the leader of a ruthless group of criminals, and he committed a horrifying attack on a young priestess, and she cursed him to be a monster, here you will feel the story of the beast from beauty and beast, after that he decide to hide and live alone.
At the end of February, 8-episode of The Witcher Season 2 began its production, after the coronavirus outbreak like many other productions, The Witcher also shut down it’s filming. Now Netflix announced that season 2 will be release in 2021, but it is possible that maybe it will be delayed till 2022. Hivju’s announcement is positive news in this tough situation, and we all are waiting to see him as a Nivellen in The Witcher season 2.