Yesterday it was revealed that cameras have started rolling on the second season of Daredevil, and now the official Marvel site has revealed that Elodie Yung (G.I. Joe: Retaliation) has secured the role of the fan favourite character Elektra Natchios.
“After a worldwide search, we found in Elodie the perfect actress to embody both Elektra’s impressive and deadly physicality, as well as her psychological complexity,” states Executive Producer and Head of Marvel Television, Jeph Loeb. “Paired with Charlie as Matt Murdock, the two will bring one of the most beloved and tumultuous comic book relationships to life with all the accompanying sparks and spectacular action sequences the show is known for.”
Meanwhile, a season two poster has also been released…
The second season of Daredevil will land on Netflix in 2016, with a cast that includes Charlie Cox (Matt Murdock/Daredevil), Deborah Ann Woll (Karen Page), Elden Henson (Foggy Nelson), Jon Bernthal (Frank Castle/The Punisher), Rosario Dawson (Claire Temple) and Elodie Yung (Elektra).