'Walking Dead' star joins 'Marvel's Daredevil'

Jon Bernthal has joined the upcoming season of 'Marvel’s Daredevil,' as 'The Punisher'.

Jon Bernthal  has joined the upcoming season of 'Marvel’s Daredevil,' as 'The Punisher'.

The second season of 'Marvel's Daredevil' series will return with 'Walking Dead' star, Jon Bernthal, starring as 'The Punisher.'

His new character, 'The Punisher' is one of Marvel's most popular characters - a vigilante who aims to clean up New York City’s Hell’s Kitchen by any means necessary, no matter the destructive result.

'Marvel’s Daredevil' is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios, and stars  Charlie Cox , Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson, Rosario Dawson, Bob Gunton, Vondie Curtis Hall, Toby Leonard Moore, Ayelet Zurer, and Vincent D’Onofrio.



"Daredevil" follows Matt Murdock, attorney by day and vigilante by night. Blinded in an accident as a child, Murdock uses his heightened senses as Daredevil, fighting crime on the streets of New York after the sun goes down. His efforts are not welcomed by powerful businessman Wilson Fisk -- aka Kingpin -- and others whose interests collide with those of Daredevil.

Second season of show will premiere in 2016.


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