McNairy Joins “Batman,” Henson Joins “Daredevil”

Two key bits of comic movie related casting today.

First up, Scoot McNairy (“Argo,” “The Rover”) has joined the cast of Zack Snyder’s currently filming “Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice” according to Deadline who add that nobody at Warners will confirm it or reveal what the role is. At least one source has floated a possibility on Twitter though – Nightwing.

Marvel on the other hand have announced that Elden Henson (“Jobs,” “Deja Vu,” “Cast Away”) has scored the role of Foggy Nelson in the upcoming Netflix series adaptation of the comic “Daredevil”.

Henson, played by Jon Favreau in the previous film adaptation, is the best friend and legal partner of the Daredevil himself Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox). The series itself is scheduled to premiere in 2015.

Source: Marvel