Alice Eve joins Marvel’s Iron Fist season 2
Marvel Entertainment has announced that Star Trek Into Darkness actress Alice Eve has joined the cast of Marvel’s Iron Fist for the show’s upcoming second season. Eve’s role is currently being kept under wraps.
“We are very excited to have an actress of Alice’s stature join the cast of ‘Marvel’s Iron Fist,’” Marvel’s head of television and series executive producer Jeph Loeb said. “Her exceptional talent brings an intrigue and danger to her character unlike anyone else.”
“We’re over the moon that Alice Eve is joining us this season,” said series Showrunner and Executive Producer, Raven Metzner. “We think she’s going to be a great addition to an already stellar cast.”
No premiere date has been set for the second season of Iron Fist, but it will once again star Finn Jones as the titular hero, Danny Rand. The cast for the series will also include the return of Jessica Henwick as Colleen Wing, Simone Missick as Misty Knight, Tom Pelphrey as Ward Meachum, Jessica Stroup as Joy Meachum), and Sacha Dhawan as Danny’s childhood friend Davos.
In the second season of Marvel’s Iron Fist, Danny Rand, The Immortal Iron Fist and Colleen Wing set off on a new adventure as the protectors of Chinatown in NYC – where death, action and surprises await them around every corner.
Finn Jones can next be seen as Iron Fist in Marvel’s Luke Cage Season 2, which will premiere in 2018 on Netflix.
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