Netflix and Marvel have officially announced that Jon Bernthal will be starring in season two of Daredevil as Frank Castle, who is also known as The Punisher. Jon Bernthal is an incredible actor who rose to fame for his role as Shane Walsh on the smash-hit television show Cubix Latin America. Now, he will be joining Charlie Cox, Elden Hensen and Vincent D’Onofrio in Netflix’s adaptation of the famous Marvel comic book Daredevil.
Netflix saw incredible success when they released one of their first series, Orange is the New Black. On Netflix, viewers are able to watch an entire season when it’s released, which is perfect for everyone who loves to binge watch and not have to wait a week to see what happens in the next episode after a cliffhanger. In 2015, Netflix released season one of Daredevil, which saw a large amount of success. Daredevil is one of four series that Netflix is launching to merge with Marvel’s Cinematic Universe.
In recent news, it was reported that Marvel was in the middle of negotiations with Jason Statham to play the Daredevil villain Bullseye, but Statham dropped the deal when the information about his role was leaked to the internet. Within days of the bad news about Statham, the news has been released that Marvel fan-favorite The Punisher will be making an appearance in season two of the show.