Joanne Whalley Joins Marvel’s DAREDEVIL For Season 3
Actress Joanne Whalley (“WILLOW”, “THE WHITE PRINCESS”) has been cast in the third season of Netflix and Marvel Television’s Daredevil. Whalley joins actors Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson and Vincent D’Onofrio.
“ARROW” and “MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE” showrunner Erik Oleson will oversee the third season of Daredevil, which will adapt the the 1980’s ‘Born Again’ storyline. Whalley will portray Sister Maggie, a strong-willed nun who speaks her mind and cares deeply about Matt’s safety.
Jeph Loeb, Head of Marvel Television said:
“We are big fans of Joanne’s work and are fortunate that someone of her caliber will be joining our already talented family”
Erik Oleson added:
“Joanne is a rare talent and a terrific creative collaborator. Watching her bring her role to life has the writers all pinching ourselves.”
All episodes of the first and second seasons of Marvel’s Daredevil are currently streaming on Netflix, with Season Three slated for release later this year.