Margarita Levieva (The Deuce) and Sandrine Holt (American Gigolo) have reportedly joined Marvel’s upcoming “Daredevil: Born Again” Disney+ series in major roles. Details about Levieva and Holt’s characters are being kept under wraps however Deadline reports that they may be playing love interests for the leads.
Last July, during the Marvel Studios panel at San Diego Comic-Con, Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios, announced that “Daredevil: Born Again” an Original series starring Charlie Cox and Vincent D’Onofrio, would be coming to Disney+ in Spring 2024.
Cox originally played Matt Murdock/Daredevil in the Marvel series on Netflix from 2015 to 2018. He also appeared in the spinoff series, The Defenders. Most recently his character had a cameo appearance in Marvel’s Spider-Man: No Way Home and She-Hulk Attorney at Law.
Vincent D’Onofrio who played Wilson Fisk in the original “Daredevil” series just recently reprised his role as Kingpin, in the Disney+ series Hawkeye. The two will also reprise their roles in the upcoming Echo series on Disney+ which is set to premiere in Summer of 2023.
Sopranos prequel actor Michael Gandolfini (The Many Saints of Newark) recently joined the cast of Born Again in a major role and The Flight Attendant star, Colin Woodell is rumored for the series as well.
The series will be written and executive produced by Covert Affairs creators Matt Corman and Chris Ord.
According to The Illuminerdi, Born Again will begin filming in New York City in February next year and continue through December. It was previously revealed that the project will be filming under the working title “Out the Kitchen” under the production company Blind Faith Productions LLC.
Season 1 will consist of 18 episodes and will premiere on Disney+ in Spring 2024.
Levieva recently boarded the upcoming Star Wars Disney+ Original series The Acolyte. The actress also starred for three seasons of the critically acclaimed HBO series The Deuce, created by David Simon and George Pelecanos. Additional television series credits include the hit ABC series Revenge, the NBC series Allegiance, an American spy drama adapted from the Israeli series The Gordin Cell, the landmark NBC series The Blacklist, and the HBO series How to Make it in America.
Holt’s credits include Showtime’s drama series American Gigolo, AMC’s Better Call Saul, Prime Video’s The Expanse, Showtime’s Homeland, CBS’s MacGyver, NBC’s Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Netflix’s House of Cards.