Marvel cast Frank Castle in Netflix Daredevil

Jon Bernthal is cast to play Frank Castle A.K.A. the Punisher in Marvels Original Nextflix series Daredevil! Bernthal also played another  character when he was part of AMC’s The Walking Dead as Shawn.


Check out Daredevil logo with bullet holes.

From Marvel’s Official Post:

Bernthal will portray The Punisher, one of Marvel’s most popular characters. He is a vigilante who aims to clean up New York City’s Hell’s Kitchen by any means necessary, no matter how lethal the results.

Jon Bernthal brings an unmatched intensity to every role he takes on, with a potent blend of power, motivation and vulnerability that will connect with audiences,” said Jeph Loeb, Marvel’s Head of Television. “Castle’s appearance will bring dramatic changes to the world of Matt Murdock and nothing will be the same.

So what do you guys think of this new casting news? Based on Daredevil casting and Bernthal’s track record, I know this will be awesome!