The internet may still be doing its share of grumbling and hand-wringing about the casting of Finn Jones as Iron Fist, but Marvel is charging ahead, intent on finding actors to fill a whole host of other roles. We already know another ’70s Marvel martial artist Shang-Chi will be part of Iron Fist, and now information on a number of new characters has emerged.
Character Name: DEVON
25 – 30 yrs old, male, please submit Asian, East Indian, Pacific Islander, etc., handsome, effortlessly powerful, an intelligent, thoughtful warrior.
PLEASE NOTE IF TALENT HAS MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING / EXPERIENCE. (Series Regular.)
It’s believed Devon is code for Davos, aka Steel Serpent, essentially Iron Fist’s evil mirror image, and one of his top villains.
Character Name: CHRISTINE
25 – 30 yrs old, female, Asian, New York toughness mixed with a businesswoman savvy, a good heart, but with many secrets.
PLEASE NOTE IF TALENT HAS MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING / EXPERIENCE (Series Regular.)
Christine is code for Colleen Wing, a member of Heroes for Hire and one-half of Daughters of the Dragon with Misty Knight.