Marvel has found their Frank Castle, aka The Punisher, for Season 2 of Marvel’s Daredevil. The Walking Dead’s Jon Bernthal has been cast as the fan favorite lethal enforcer and he took to twitter for a shout-out:
Thanks for the love yall. Let’s get it. Honored. pic.twitter.com/ZQ4xNfocHH
— Jon Bernthal (@jonnybernthal) June 9, 2015
Marvel announced the casting decision on their website this afternoon. This just days after Jason Statham squashed everyone’s dreams of seeing the UK action star take on the role of Bullseye. Check out the video below where Statham tells us what he really thinks of Marvel movies:
Bernthal is best known for his role as Shane Walsh on AMC’s The Walking Dead. Are you a Walking Dead fan? Check out our 5 Summer Shows That Every Geek Should Watch, including the AMC spin-off, Fear The Walking Dead.
We’ll keep you posted on Season 2 of Marvel’s Daredevil as details come.