For a show that was only supposed to be one season, Marvel is sure making the most of their new TV sensation, “Daredevil.” After an overwhelming response by fans and critics alike, Marvel and Netflix announced that Daredevil would be coming back for a second season.
They have since announced that Jon Bernthal will play the part of The Punisher and today we find out that the sexy assassin Elektra will also stir things up in Hells Kitchen as part of season 2.
Created by Frank Miller back in 1981, this female ninja assassin quickly became a fan favorite as a love interest of Matt Murdock. Taking on the role is Elodie Yung, (The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, G.I. Joe: Retaliation)
The announcement was made on the OFFICIAL DAREDEVIL TWITTER page with the accompanying image. Elodie won’t be wielding her pair of bladed sai until 2016 when Daredevil returns for season 2 on Netflix. Let us know what you think about this new announcement in the comments section below. Personally, we can’t WAIT for season 2!