Fans of The Man Without Fear Might Want To Keep A Closer Look Echo when it premieres on Disney+ next year, as Kingpin actor Vincent D’Onofrio recently revealed the events of the Hawk Eye spin-off will lead directly to the next Daredevil: Born Again.
D’Onofrio, who reprized his role as crime boss Wilson Fisk/Kingpin in 2021 Hawk Eye, expressed his excitement not only for the climax that Echo will reach, but also for how the show will connect with the first standalone Daredevil series in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. “It’s like complete in the last few episodes of [Echo]D’Onofrio said while speaking at Salt Lake FanX. “It is going to be something incredible. And that leads, of course, born again.”
Both D’Onofrio’s Kingpin and Charlie Cox’s Daredevil have been confirmed to return in Echo, according to a report from earlier this year. Meanwhile, somewhat less reliable rumors have suggested the return of another Marvel Netflix alumnus, with a source claiming that Krysten Ritter could reprise her role as private investigator Jessica Jones. The same rumor also claimed that Cox will play Daredevil in three episodes “wearing a red and black suit” while D’Onofrio will play Kingpin in four episodes running for mayor of New York City and “wearing a patch on his head.” watch out because they shot him in the head. in Hawk Eye.”
Daredevil and Kingpin are back
An official synopsis of Echo describes the show as a continuation of the story of Hawk Eye‘s Maya Lopez, leader of a deaf gang that was after Clint Barton for acts of revenge he committed as the masked vigilante Ronin. “The story of the origin of Echo revisits Maya Lopez, whose ruthless behavior in New York City catches up with her in her hometown,” the synopsis reads. go ahead”.
Charlie Cox, whose most recent appearance as Daredevil came in She-Hulk: Lawyer earlier this year, he has since expressed hope to see more of Matt Murdock’s attorney side in Born again. “We know it’s going to be 18 episodes and that’s kind of mind blowing to me. What I’m hoping is that it gives us more time to really live in the characters and spend more time in Matt Murdock’s world as a lawyer.” Cox said. “You know, having all the cool stuff about the superhero Daredevil, but actually living in his world and basing the show on the day-to-day life of someone who has a profession as a lawyer, could be really interesting. It could be a lot of fun.
Echo is expected to premiere on Disney+ in the summer of 2023, while Daredevil: Born Again it is scheduled for a fall 2024 release.