Finn Jones Reportedly Suits Up as Iron Fist
After lots of speculation, Deadline is reporting that Finn Jones will be suiting up as Marvel’s latest Netflix superhero Iron Fist.
The 27 year old British actor is best known for his role as Loras Tyrell on Game of Thrones. Mostly a television actor he’s also done film with 10 credits for acting so far going back to 2009.
Danny Rand aka Iron Fist debuted in Marvel Premiere #15 in May 1974. He was created by Roy Thomas and Gil Kane. The character is a wealthy orphan who learns kung-fu from a mystic realm. He is also one half of the Heroes for Hire, the other being his friend Luke Cage who has already debuted on Jessica Jones and will get his own series.
Iron Fist is the fourth Netflix series along with Daredevil, Jessica Jones, and Luke Cage, and all of the characters will come together as a group in a Defenders series.
It is unknown when the character will debut and when the series will premiere.