Boardwalk Empire's Charlie Cox Cast As Netflix's Daredevil

Charlie Cox Daredevil

The hunt for the next Marvel superhero has come to an end.

Charlie Cox, last seen playing Owen Slater on HBO’s Boardwalk Empire, has nabbed the title role in Netflix’s upcoming Daredevil series, our sister publication Variety is reporting.

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Ordered for 13 episodes, Daredevil is one of four Marvel characters being given a solo series on Netflix, along with Luke Cage, Iron Fist and Jessica Jones.

Daredevil was last portrayed by Ben Affleck on the big screen in 2003.

Sound off, Marvel fans: Is Cox a solid choice for Daredevil? Drop your thoughts in a comment below.