Shohreh Aghdashloo Joins “The Punisher”

Though she’s already a regular on Syfy’s well-received “The Expanse,” acclaimed actress Shohreh Aghdashloo has added another TV series to her resume with the news today she has scored a key recurring role in “Marvel’s The Punisher” for Netflix.

Aghdashloo will play Farah Madani, the mother of skilled Homeland Security agent Dinah Madani (Amber Rose Revah) who’s vexed by Frank Castle (Jon Berthal).

Farah is an Iranian by birth who has spent most of her life living in the U.S., where she’s established a successful practice as a psychiatrist.

Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Deborah Ann Woll, and Ben Barnes co-star in the series which is targeting a late 2017 release on the streaming giant.

Source: EW