Marvel Executive Producer Jeph Loeb says of the recent castings, “Marvel TV is very proud of the cast of The Punisher. Each actors brings a special promise who surround Jon Bernthal’s exceptional performance.” While we recently found out that Deborah Ann Wool’s Karen Page will be joining the project, we now have another five cast and characters.
First up playing the character of Rawlins, a high ranking member of the CIA, will be Paul Schulze (Nurse Jackie). Rawlins’ operations in Afghanistan intersect with Frank Castle.
Next we have Jason R. Moore (A Lonely Place For Dying) as Curtis Hoyle, a friend of Frank’s and one of the only people that know he is alive.
Bates Motel actor Jaime Ray Newman plays Sarah Lieberman, Micro’s Wife. Marrying Micro, played by Ebon Moss-Bachrach, has made her life far more complicated.
Daniel Webber (11.22.63) Has been cast as Lewis Walcott. A character who is a young veteran who has a difficult time re-assimilating into a Civilian Society.
Finally we have Michael Nathanson (The Knick, Wolf of Wall Street) has been cast in the role of Sam Stein., Stein is a homeland agent who is challenged by his partnership with Dinah, who is played by Amber Rose Revah.
Steve Lightfoot (Hannibal) the show runner who also wrote the first two episodes of the series said “We Couldn’t of assked for a more talented group of actors to round out the cast of Marvel’s The Punisher” when speaking about the cast additions. He continued, “It’s a thrill to watch them bring thier characters to life with such layered, nuanced performances.“
Marvel’s The Punisher is produced by Marvel Television, and will star Jon Bernthal in titular role. It streams globally on Netflix in 2017.