Jon Bernthal cast as Frank Castle in Daredevil season 2

Fresh off the success of 2015’s release of Marvel’s Daredevil, they have announced that season 2 will be released in 2016. Marvel has also announced who will play Frank Castle a.k.a. The Punisher, Jon Bernthal, with current success on AMC’s “The Walking Dead.”

“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.”

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.