Screen Test: The Outsider is a solid crime drama, while The Witcher is good-enough facsimile of Game Of Thrones

Henry Cavill plays the title character in The Witcher, a man named Geralt of Rivia, who possesses mutant supernatural abilities.
Henry Cavill plays the title character in The Witcher, a man named Geralt of Rivia, who possesses mutant supernatural abilities.PHOTO: KATALIN VERMES/NETFLIX

3.5 out of 5 stars

Debuts Jan 13 at 10am on HBO GO and HBO ( Starhub TV Channel 601 and Singtel TV Channel 420). New episodes every Monday

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