Marvel’s Iron Fist turns up the star power in Season 2 by adding actress Alice Eve to the cast, Marvel announced Tuesday.
Eve, the erstwhile Carol Marcus in the J.J. Abrams Kelvin timeline Star Trek reboot, will take on an undisclosed role in the Living Weapon’s second frame. She’s known for her roles in the films She’s Out of My League, Men in Black 3, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, and Captain America himself Chris Evans’ directorial debut Before We Go. On television, she’s also appeared in Entourage and Black Mirror.
Included in the announcement is a brief synopsis of the second season of Danny Rand’s adventure:
In the second season of “Marvel’s Iron Fist,” Danny Rand, The Immortal Iron Fist and Colleen Wing set off on a new adventure as the protectors of Chinatown in NYC – where death, action and surprises await them around every corner.
Marvel’s Iron Fist begins production on Season 2 this month. No airdate has been given but the season is expected to debut on Netflix sometime in 2019.