Marvel has found its Iron Fist: Finn Jones, known for his role as Ser Loras Tyrell in Game of Thrones, has been cast in the titular role in the upcoming Netflix series, reports EW.
Jones, who plays one of the best fighters in Westeros, will now show his skills as the martial arts master and mystery force wielder, Iron First. This will be Netflix’s fourth Marvel series after Daredevil, Jessica Jones and the upcoming Luke Cage. Scott Buck of Dexter will serve as showrunner.
The 27-year old English actor will also be part of The Defenders miniseries on Netflix which will unite all the above mentioned superheroes. Iron Fist will air later this year, while Marvel’s next premiere will be the season 2 of Daredevil on March 18.