Netflix and Marvel’s The Punisher is in production right now and a few more photos of Jon Bernthal’s Frank Castle have arrived from the location shoot in New York.
Jon Bernthal will reprise his role as Frank Castle from Marvel’s Daredevil where he’s joined by newcomers Ben Barnes as Billy Russo, Frank’s Castle’s best friend from his days in the Special Forces who runs a thriving private military company called “Anvil;” Ebon Moss-Bachrach as Micro, a former NSA analyst whose secrets may be of high value to Frank Castle and everyone around them; and Amber Rose Revah as Dinah Madani; a sophisticated Homeland Security agent who is plagued by the Punisher.
Marvel’s The Punisher is part of a deal between Marvel Television and Netflix, They already released the critically-acclaimed seasons of Marvel’s Daredevil, Marvel’s Jessica Jones and Marvel’s Luke Cage, and Marvel’s Iron Fist. All the heroes will unite in the mini-series event Marvel’s The Defenders.
The Punisher spin-off series will premiere in 2017.