Marvel Television and Netflix announced that Alice Eve (Black Mirror, Star Trek: Into Darkness) has joined the sophomore season of MARVEL’S IRON FIST in an undisclosed role where she joins returning cast including, Finn Jones (Danny Rand), Jessica Henwick (Colleen Wing), Tom Pelphrey (Ward Meachum), Jessica Stroup (Joy Meachum), and Sacha Dhawan (Davos). All 13-episodes of the first season of MARVEL’S IRON FIST are now streaming on Netflix.
“We are very excited to have an actress of Alice’s stature join the cast of Marvel’s Iron Fist,” said Marvel’s Head of Television and Executive Producer, Jeph Loeb. “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.”
Eve, known for her work in film, television, and theatre was recently seen in Netflix’s sci-fi limited series, Black Mirror and Lionsgate’s, Misconduct.
About MARVEL’S IRON FIST:
In 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.
MARVEL’S IRON FIST is Executive Produced by Series Showrunner Raven Metzner (“Sleepy Hollow,” “Falling Skies”) along with Jeph Loeb (“Marvel’s Jessica Jones,” “Marvel’s Luke Cage”) and Jim Chory (“Marvel’s Jessica Jones,” “Marvel’s Luke Cage”).
MARVEL’S IRON FIST is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios for Netflix.
About Marvel Entertainment and Marvel Television
Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS), is one of the world’s most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of more than 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy-five years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing and publishing.
Marvel Television develops and produces some of the world’s most creative and popular live-action and animated programming for broadcast and cable television networks plus digital platforms including a historic deal with NETFLIX. Its portfolio of self-produced series includes “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” “Marvel’s Inhumans” for ABC,” Marvel’s Daredevil,” “Marvel’s Luke Cage,” Emmy and Peabody Award-winning “Marvel’s Jessica Jones,” “Marvel’s Iron Fist” and “Marvel’s The Defenders” for NETFLIX. Marvel is a co-producer on “Legion” (FX) and “The Gifted” (FOX). Marvel Television’s upcoming projects include “Marvel’s The Punisher” (NETFLIX), “Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger” and “Marvel’s New Warriors” (FREEFORM), Marvel’s Untitled Deadpool animated series for FX and “Marvel’s Runaways” (Hulu). For more information, visit marvel.com. © 2017 MARVEL