‘Daredevil’ Revival Quietly Recast a Character From Netflix Sequence
There shall be at the very least one acquainted title hooked up to a brand new face when Disney+’s Daredevil revival-of-sorts arrives in Spring 2024.
Written and executive-produced by writing duo Matt Corman and Chris Ord (Covert Affairs), the 18-episode Daredevil: Born Once more will reunite Charlie Cox and Vincent D’Onofrio as arch rivals Matt Murdock/Daredevil and Wilson Fisk/Kingpin.
Cox starred because the titular character in Netflix’s Marvel’s Daredevil for 3 seasons (from 2015-2018). In that collection’ finale, Matt struck a deal to guard Fisk’s spouse Vanessa whereas Wilson was in jail. In flip, the incarcerated crime boss wouldn’t reveal Matt’s vigilante id.
On the Netflix collection, Ayelet Zurer (Dropping Alice, Moonhaven) performed Veronica. However our sister web site THR not too long ago and quietly revealed that TV vet Sandrine Holt — whose Daredevil: Born Once more casting, although not her function, was leaked again in December — is the truth is taking part in Veronica on the Disney+ collection.
The switcheroo is just not fully unheard-of, seeing because it has been nicely reported that Disney+’s Daredevil: Born Once more isn’t following the actual identical incarnations of the characters from the Netflix collection, nor the very same continuity. That stated, this does mark the primary “recast,” all as followers wait to see if Daredevil: Born Once more will function variations of Matt’s BFFs Karen Web page and Foggy Nelson, who have been performed on the Netflix collection by Deborah Ann Woll and Elden Henson. (Woll in assorted 2022 interviews avowed her curiosity in persevering with Karen’s story, however as of October, at the very least, stated the cellphone has but to ring).
The Daredevil: Born Once more solid is understood to additionally embody Jon Bernthal, who not too long ago confirmed he’ll reprise his personal Netflix function as Frank Fort aka The Punisher, plus Michael Gandolfini (The Many Saints of Newark) and Margarita Levieva (Revenge, The Deuce).
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