Monday, March 27, 2023

Casting News - Lena Headey to Headline Netflix's 'The Abandons'; Arty Froushan Joins Disney+'s 'Daredevil: Born Again'

Casting News - March 27, 2023

Disney+'s Daredevil: Born Again and Netflix's The Abandons.

  • Lena Headey will play the lead role in the upcoming drama created by Kurt Sutter. She previously starred for eight seasons in HBO's Game of Thrones, receiving five Emmy Award nominations for her performance. She will next be seen in HBO's upcoming limited series The White House Plumbers.
  • She will play Fiona, a strong, devout matriarch who, unable to have her own children, took in four orphans to create her own family. Driven by a higher purpose - and a strong-willed Irish temper - her faith and love for her family trump all.
  • Arty Froushan has joined the cast of the upcoming starring Charlie Cox and Vincent D'Onofrio. He previously starred for two seasons in Amazon's Carnival Row. He also recurred on History's Knightfall, Cinemax's Strike Back and HBO's House of the Dragon.
  • No details were immediately announced about the character he will be playing.