At the ACE Comic Con in Long Beach, NY , Marvel’s Daredevil stars Charlie Cox and Elodie Yung did a panel and talked about their time on the series and what is coming up for Daredevil and Elektra. Cox, of course, appeared in both seasons of the solo series and Marvel’s The Defenders, while Yung joined the series with season 2 of Daredevil and the team-up, which followed up the fate of her character. Continue reading ACE Comic Con: Elodie Yung and Charlie Cox about Daredevil and Elektra
We chat with Elodie Yung about Daredevil Season 2, becoming Elektra, and living up to fanboy expectations.
The promos and internet chatter about Daredevil Season 2 have been intensely focused on The Punisher, the forceful anti-hero that arrives to challenge Matt Murdock’s sense of justice and what it means to be a hero, but The Punisher isn’t the only Marvel heavyweight on hand for the Netflix series’ second season. Elodie Yung makes a surprising entrance as assassin Elektra, bringing even more turmoil to Hell’s Kitchen.
When Elektra (Yung) appears on Daredevil, she and Matt Murdock already have a complicated past. Choosing the worst possible time to remerge, just as Matt is in the midst of dealing with the murderous Frank Castle, Elektra arrives with her own designs on our hero. We got to speak with Yung by phone about Daredevil season two, how Elektra shakes things up, and the series’ intense action. Continue reading Daredevil Interview: Elodie Yung on Elektra
We know that the upcoming second season of Marvel’s Daredevil will introduce Elodie Yung as Elektra, one of the original comic book’s most popular characters. EW just dropped our first look photo of the Netflix series’ mercenary assassin — albeit without any weapons or her signature scarlet costume.
Elektra is described as “a mysterious woman from Matt Murdock’s past whose dangerous and exotic ways may be more than he can handle.” The first season of Daredevil made reference to a certain “Greek girl” in a flashback scene, which fans recognized as a likely nod to Elektra. Continue reading DAREDEVIL: Elektra’s firt look and first trailer
The Marvel/Netflix Daredevil series began shooting its second season recently and, after a brief mention in an episode, we know that one of the most important people from Matt Murdock’s (Charlie Cox) past will be showing up in his present, in the shape of Elektra. Now we also know who will be playing her on screen, as Elodie Yung has won the role.
Yung, probably still best known for her work in The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo and G.I. Joe: Retaliation, will play the Greek-born trained assassin, originally created by Frank Miller, who inspires both passion and pain in our hero. Continue reading Elodie Yung cast as Elektra in Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’ series