The forecast for today’s casting announcement from Marvel is “Foggy.”
Mighty Ducks and Intelligence actor Elden Henson has been cast as Matt Murdock’s law partner and best friend, Franklin “Foggy” Nelson, in Marvel’s Daredevil for Netflix.
“In a town full of crime and corruption, Foggy’s friendship to the community and passion for improving it have made him a friend to its many residents from all walks of life,” Marvel’s announcement said about the character.
“Elden plays one of the most important characters in the world of Marvel’s Daredevil, and we’re thrilled to see Foggy Nelson brought to life by such an incredibly talented actor,” Jeph Loeb, Marvel’s Head of Television, said about the casting. “He perfectly captures the heart and soul of this series, bringing an added resonance to Matt Murdock’s fight against the injustice in their great city.”