Marvel Finds Its Netflix 'Daredevil' Star

Charlie Cox films in NYC on April 4, 2014 Charlie Cox films in NYC on April 4, 2014

Marvel has found its Daredevil.

“Boardwalk Empire” star Charlie Cox will put on the red suit for the Netflix live action “Daredevil” series, Access Hollywood has learned

Charlie, a London-bred actor, most recently played the father of vampires in “Dracula Untold,” which is due out in October. He also starred opposite Claire Danes in 2007’s “Stardust.”

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Ben Affleck previously played Matt Murdock/Daredevil in 2003.

Over the weekend, it was revealed that Steven S. DeKnight (“Spartacus”) has been lined up as showrunner for the series.

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Latino-Review.com was first to report that Charlie was likely going to play Daredevil.

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