Accordingly meetingBosch graduate student Clark Johnson has been tapped for Marvel Studios’ ensemble cast. Daredevil: Reborn Series.
Johnson will play the recurring role of Cherry in the upcoming Disney+ project. In addition to his recurring appearance, he was also hired to direct two episodes of the Charlie Cox-directed superhero drama.
Johnson has appeared in a number of television shows since the mid-1980s. His notable acting credits include “Night Heat,” “The Wire,” “Bosch,” and “Evil.” In the 1990s he began directing television shows. These include episodes of The West Wing, Homeland, The Walking Dead, City on the Hill, Your Honor, Mayor of Kingstown, and Alaska Daily. Disney+’s Daredevil revival won’t be Johnson’s first time directing a Marvel series, as he previously directed an episode of Netflix’s Luke Cage.
Who is involved in Daredevil: Born Again?
Daredevil: Born Again is described as an 18-episode revival of the original, which ran for three seasons. Lead actors Charlie Cox and Vincent D’Onofrio return in their respective roles as Matt Murdock/Daredevil and Wilson Fisk/Kingpin.
Both characters debuted in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in 2021. Kingpin guest-starred in the Disney+ Hawkeye series and Matt Murdock made a brief appearance in Spider-Man: No Way Home. Cox also recently guest-starred in two episodes of She-Hulk: Attorney at Law, in which he showed a lighter side of the hero.
Alongside Cox and D’Onofrio, the Daredevil revival will also see the long-awaited return of Jon Bernthal as Frank Castle/Punisher. They are joined by Sandrine Holt as Vanessa Fisk, Michael Gandolfini, Margarita Levieva, Michael Gaston, Nikki M. James and Arty Froushan.
Daredevil: Born Again is lead writers Matt Corman and Chris Ord, who will also serve as executive producers alongside Kevin Feige. The series is currently scheduled to premiere on Disney+ in spring 2024.