Marvel and Nexflix have announced that acclaimed actor Jon Bernthal (‘Wolf of Wall Street,’ ‘The Walking Dead’ & ‘Fury’) joins the upcoming season of Marvel’s Daredevil, streaming only on Netflix in 2016!

Bernthal will portray The Punisher, one of Marvel’s most popular characters. He is a vigilante who aims to clean up New York City’s Hell’s Kitchen by any means necessary, no matter how lethal the results.

“Jon Bernthal brings an unmatched intensity to every role he takes on, with a potent blend of power, motivation and vulnerability that will connect with audiences,” said Jeph Loeb, Marvel’s Head of Television. “Castle’s appearance will bring dramatic changes to the world of Matt Murdock and nothing will be the same.”

Jon Bernthal cast as The Punisher in Marvel`s Daredevil

Marvel’s Daredevil is Executive Produced by Doug Petrie, Marco Ramirez and Drew Goddard, along with Marvel TV’s Jeph Loeb.

Marvel’s Daredevil is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios. Season one of Marvel’s Daredevil is now streaming on Netflix.

Blinded as a young boy but imbued with extraordinary senses, Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox) fights against injustice by day as a lawyer, and by night as the Super Hero Daredevil in modern day Hell’s Kitchen, New York City. Marvel’s Daredevil stars Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson and Rosario Dawson.

Stay tuned for more information on “Marvel’s Daredevil,” and the other exciting new Marvel Television series coming to Netflix