Marvel's Iron Fist Casts Top of the Lake Star as Harold Meachum

We now know a little more about who might be on the receiving end of Marvel’s Iron Fist.

David Wenham (Top of the Lake, 300) has joined the cast of the Netflix series as ruthless corporate titan Harold Meachum, the man who (in comic-book lore, at least) played a role in the death of protagonist Danny Rand’s father, the streaming service announced Monday.

Meachum was partners with Danny’s parents at the time of their deaths, and will continue to play a role in the character’s future, according to a Netflix release.

Wenham joins the previously announced Finn Jones and Jessica Henwick, who will play Danny Rand/Iron Fist and martial arts expert Colleen Wing, respectively.

Marvel’s Iron Fist follows Danny’s return to New York City after being missing for years. He fights against the criminal element corrupting New York City with his kung-fu mastery and ability to summon the awesome power of the fiery Iron Fist.

Excited about Wenham’s casting? Looking forward to bingeing Marvel’s Iron Fist? Drop a comment below!

Comments are monitored, so don’t go off topic, don’t frakkin’ curse and don’t bore us with how much your coworker’s sister-in-law makes per hour. Talk smart about TV!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

3 Comments
  1. bj says:

    I’ve seen him in a lot of Aussie shows. He’s a first rate actor.

  2. Scribe says:

    Faramir!