Five more name have joined the cast of Marvel and Netflix’s “The Punisher” TV series whih is currently in production in New York City.
Joining the fray are Daniel Webber (“11.22.63”) as Lewis Walcott, a young veteran who has had a difficult time re-assimilating into society; Jason R. Moore (“A Lonely Place for Dying”) as Curtis Hoyle, a friend of Frank Castle’s and one of the few people who knows he is alive; Paul Schulze (“Nurse Jackie”) as Rawlins, a high-ranking member of the CIA whose operations in Afghanistan intersect with Frank Castle; Jaime Ray Newman (“Bates Motel”) as Sarah Lieberman, Micro’s wife whose marriage has made her life far more complicated; and Michael Nathanson (“The Knick”) as Sam Stein, a Homeland agent who is challenged by his partnership with Dinah Madani (Amber Rose Revah).
Two of these characters, Curtis Hoyle and Rawlins, can be found in the pages of “Punisher” comics, the other three being new creations for the series.
Jon Bernthal will reprise his role as Frank Castle from Marvel’s Daredevil where he’s joined by newcomers Ben Barnes as Billy Russo/Jigsaw and Ebon Moss-Bachrach as Micro. “The Punisher” spin-off series will premiere in 2017.