Home Career News New “Daredevil: Born Again” Set Photos Confirm Jon Bernthal’s Punisher Return

New “Daredevil: Born Again” Set Photos Confirm Jon Bernthal’s Punisher Return

NEW YORK -JUNE 21: Netflix Daredevil mural in Williamsburg section in Brooklyn on June 21, 2014. Williamsburg is an influential hub of current indie rock, hipster culture, and the local art community (Leonard Zhukovsky/Shutterstock)

Key Takeaways:
: Born Again will mark the highly anticipated return of the Punisher, played by Jon Bernthal.
– New set photos show a much-loved gritty, intense take on the Punisher.
– The photos have reassured fans that the character's hard-R essence will be maintained in the MCU.
– The show will also star Charlie Cox as Daredevil, Deborah Ann Woll, and Elden Henson.

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Return of a Fan Favorite

In exciting news for the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), set photos from the upcoming Daredevil: Born Again hint at the glorious, no-holds-barred return of the Punisher. Jon Bernthal, celebrated for his role in the hit Punisher , will once again embody the character for this series. Fans couldn't be more thrilled.

Upholding the Punisher

Understandably, concern for the character's authenticity had arisen. Given the MCU's typically more family-friendly fare, there were fears of the Punisher's brutal mode of justice delivery being watered down. However, the raw intensity of Bernthal's Punisher seems unarguably intact in the newly set images. The photos depict a blooded, bruised Punisher, the very embodiment of the grittiness fans cherish him for.

The MCU has been gradually embracing a more mature content scope with productions like Echo and Moon Knight. Even so, a level of hard-hitting, Punisher-esque rawness had not been embraced. Yet, Bernthal's portrayal promises a continuation of the character's darker, violent tone.

Fans React

Fans took to Twitter to express their excitement and relief towards the character's continuity. Tweets celebrating Marvel's decision and lauding the return of the much-loved Punisher flooded the social media platform.

Hold Off on Speculations

Punisher's role in Daredevil: Born Again, however, remains shrouded in mystery. There is much anticipation surrounding possible interactions between Bernthal's Punisher and Charlie Cox's Daredevil. Not to mention the thrilling prospects of taking on Vincent D'Onofrio's character, Kingpin. As fans hold their breath for an official statement regarding the Punisher's arc in the upcoming series, the speculation continues to grow.

Directors Delve Deep into Daredevil Lore

Daredevil: Born Again is under the creative guide of showrunner Dario Scardapane and lead directors Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead. Preparing for the monumental , they're tuning into every possible Daredevil resource. This includes popular comics and the previous series, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of the Daredevil universe.

As Moorhead said, “We're just making our stew of nice and thick”, it offers another reassurance that MCU is leaving no stone unturned to spellbind the audience with the forthcoming series.

Anticipated Release

The upcoming series, which will be debuting on Disney+ in 2025, will a star-studded line-up. This includes Cox, Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson, Vincent D'Onofrio, Michael Gandolfini, Sandrine Holt, and Wilson Bethel. The series will comprise 18 , divided into two separate halves, each with nine episodes.

The new leak of Bernthal's set photos from Daredevil: Born Again has indeed sparked a fresh wave of anticipation and excitement among fans. It promises to be a thrilling ride packed with action, suspense, and fantastic performances. As the studio gears up to produce satisfying and well-made MCU Phase 5 projects, the return of the Punisher seems like a high-impact starting point.



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