Picture: Netflix / Playback
According to the international press, Henry Cavill had his salary in the series the sorcerer, from Netflix, unveiled recently. A report from Variety pointed out that the actor receives around 400,000 US dollars for each production episode (around R $ 2,150,000), making him one of the highest paid artists in streaming in recent years.
Although the amount initially seems incompatible with the industry, it should be noted that this same value is also practiced with other actors and actresses in the sector, currently, in several series made directly for digital platforms. This is the case with David Harbor and Winona Ryder, of Stranger things, also on Netflix, for example, and also Jason Sudeikis, from ted lasso, on Apple TV +.
The same report from the international entertainment news portal also revealed other salaries of Hollywood stars, particularly in film productions.
Henry Cavill as Geralt de Rivia in The Witcher. (Netflix / Playback)Source: Netflix
Although the figures seem astronomical compared to the series, there are artists who earn staggering salaries to work in television productions, such as Robert Downey Jr., who earned around $ 1 million per episode on the miniseries. the investigator, from HBO.
the sorcerer: Find out more about the second season of the Netflix series
When launched in December 2019, the sorcerer teased viewers with a fantastic new world. In it, Geralt de Rivia (Cavill) emerged as the protagonist, one of the last surviving wizards on Earth. Amidst numerous challenges, he has shown his determination and fullness by hunting down supernatural creatures and facing various interpersonal complications.
The cast of the series also includes appearances by Anya Chalotra, Freya Allan, Joey Batey, Eamon Farren, Mimi Ndiweni, Anna Shaffer, MyAnna Buring and Kristofer Hivju. Apparently, in the 2nd season of the production, scheduled to debut December 17 this year on Netflix, there will be more adventures in the respective trajectories of the characters.
So stay tuned and be sure to check it out! the sorcerer returns with new episodes at the end of 2021.