Netflix’s ‘A.Okay.A. Jessica Jones’ will get David Tennant for a villain
As soon as you’ve got gained the hearts of a planet because the dashing lead in a science fantasy present, you are confronted with the lingering specter of typecasting. One actor who has managed to keep away from such perils is David Tennant, who has thrown himself into any – and each – position conceivable to keep away from being referred to as simply The tenth Physician. Now, nevertheless, the Scotsman is returning to the style that made his identify, after taking a task because the villain in Marvel and Netflix’s forthcoming A.Okay.A. Jessica Jones. There’s some extra element after the break, however be warned: there could be some spoilers.
Tennant has taken on the position of Kilgrave, the TV model of infamous dangerous man The Purple Man. Within the supply materials, Dr. Killgrave (two l’s) kidnaps and tortures the superhero Jewel for a number of months. Solely after a bungled assassination try on Daredevil do The Avengers and X-Males rescue her. Sadly, Jewel is so traumatized by the occasion that she renounces the superhero life and goes again to being Jessica Jones. Given Marvel’s penchant for cross-overs and cameos – we have already seen Samuel L. Jackson pop up on Brokers of S.H.I.E.L.D, as an example – it is in all probability value preserving your eyes peeled to the background scenes in Netflix’s Daredevil.