Peter Halpin joins Daredevil season 3 as Foggy Nelson’s brother
Peter Halpin (Angela’s Ashes) will be joining Marvel’s Daredevil Season 3 as attorney Foggy Nelson’s (Elden Henson) younger brother, Deadline has confirmed. You can also check out a short new teaser below ahead of the season’s launch tomorrow on Netflix!
Halpin, whose credits include Angela’s Ashes, Breakfast on Pluto, Garage, Narcan and In-World War, will play Theo Nelson, who is as genial as his older sibling but less career-driven than Matthew Murdock’s law partner.
The younger Nelson has worked his whole life with at his parents’ local business, the Hell’s Kitchen Butch Shop in the gritty namesake New York neighborhood. The character is brand-new to the Daredevil mythology as Theo Nelson never appeared in the Marvel comics.
No more playing it safe. One day remains. pic.twitter.com/QOKKHvFgGQ
— Daredevil (@Daredevil) October 18, 2018
Missing for months, Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox) reemerges a broken man, putting into question his future as both vigilante Daredevil and lawyer Matthew Murdock. But when his archenemy Wilson Fisk (Vincent D’Onofrio) is released from prison, Matt must choose between hiding from the world or embracing his destiny as a hero.
Erik Oleson (The Man in the High Castle) serves as showrunner and executive producer. The cast also features Elden Henson (Foggy Nelson), Deborah Ann Woll (Karen Page), Joanne Whalley (Sister Maggie), Wilson Bethel (Benjamin Poindexter aka Bullseye) and Jay Ali (Rahul “Ray” Nadeem).
The third season of Marvel’s Daredevil is Executive Produced by series Oleson and Drew Goddard (The Cabin in the Woods), along with Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory. Marvel’s Daredevil is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios for Netflix.
Marvel’s Daredevil Season 3 premieres worldwide October 19 on Netflix.