Elodie Yung is Marvel’s Elektra
Marvel has announced that they have cast Elodie Yung as Elektra in the second season of Marvel and Netflix‘s Daredevil. Roles of note, she played Jinx in G.I. Joe: Retaliation.
The character of Elektra was hinted at in the show’s first season, so the character being cast is expected. Jennifer Garner played the character in the Daredevil film and a spin-off film.
Yung joins Jon Bernthal who has also been cast in the second season to play Frank Castle, aka The Punisher. The season is expected to feature a clash between the Punisher and Daredevil. How Elektra will play into it is unknown as of now.
According to Marvel’s post announcing the casting:
Yung will play Elektra, a mysterious woman from Matt Murdock’s past whose dangerous and exotic ways may be more than he can handle.
Marvel’s Daredevil will stream only on Netflix in 2016!