While Finn Jones’ Iron Fist will next be seen in the second season of Marvel’s Luke Cage next year, now comes word on a new addition for Danny Rand’s solo series.
As per Marvel Entertainment, Alice Eve has joined Season 2 of Marvel’s Iron Fist in an unconfirmed role. Eve is likely best known to genre fans for her role in Star Trek Into Darkness. On her addition, Marvel’s Jeph Loeb enthused, “We are very excited to have an actress of Alice’s stature join the cast of Marvel’s Iron Fist. Her exceptional talent brings an intrigue and danger to her character unlike anyone else.”
Showrunner Raven Metzner added, “We’re over the moon that Alice Eve is joining us this season. We think she’s going to be a great addition to an already stellar cast.”
At this stage, there’s no premiere date confirmed for the second year of Iron Fist, although we do know that as well as Jones and Eve, Jessica Henwick’s Colleen Wing, Simone Missick’s Misty Knight, Tom Pelphrey’s Ward Meachum, Jessica Stroup’s Joy Meachum and Sacha Dhawan’s Davos will all be a part of the action as Danny and Colleen look to protect the Chinatown corner of New York City.
Expect more on all of Marvel’s Netflix-exclusive shows as we get it.