We have the first new casting announcements for The Punisher Season 2 on Netflix.
Joining in the second season will be Josh Stewart (Shooter), Floriana Lima (Supergirl) and Giorgia Whigham (Scream) all as season regulars.
Stewart will play John Pilgrim, a man whose calm exterior belies a ruthless interior. Despite having left behind a life of violence, circumstances will force him to use his old skills and bring him into Frank Castle’s world.
Lima will portray Krista Dumont, a smart, compassionate and driven psychotherapist for military veterans.
Whigham will play Amy Bendix, a street-smart grifter with a mysterious past.
Punisher executive producer Jeph Loeb, Head of Marvel Television had this to say about the casting news:
“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,”
The Punisher stars Jon Bernthal as Frank Castle, a former Marine who’s out to punish the criminals responsible for his family’s murder and finds himself ensnared in a military conspiracy.