The Punisher season 2 adds new cast members

new cast the punisherAccording to a report by Deadline, Josh Stewart (Shooter), Floriana Lima (Supergirl), and Giorgia Whigham (Scream) have been added as series regulars for the second season of Marvel’s The Punisher.

Here are the descriptions of the characters they will be portraying on the show:

“Stewart will play John Pilgrim, a man with a calm exterior but ruthless interior whose old, deadly skills make him cross paths with Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal). Lima will portray Krista Dumont, a smart and compassionate psychotherapist for military veterans. Whigham will star as Amy Bendix, a street-smart grifter with a mysterious past.”

The Punisher stars Bernthal as the titular character, Frank Castle, a man haunted by his past and who is determined on exacting brutal revenge on the men who murdered his family. He first appeared in the second season of Daredevil. The first season of The Punisher was released on Netflix last November 17, 2017.

new cast the punisherJeph Loeb, executive producer and head of Marvel Television, expressed his excitement about the new cast, saying:

“Josh, Floriana and Giorgia are all remarkable talents and we can’t wait for the audience to see what we have in store for them in the second season of Marvel’s The Punisher.

Among the returning cast are Ben Barnes (Billy Russo), Amber Rose Revah (Dinah Madani), and Jason R. Moore (Curtis Hoyle).

We’ll keep you posted on any news on the second season of Marvel’s The Punisher.