The actress’ Season 2 role is not being disclosed, but perhaps there’s a hint to be found in this statement from executive producer Jeph Loeb: “[Alice Eve’s] exceptional talent brings an intrigue and danger to her character unlike anyone else.”
Eve recently appeared in the Black Mirror Season 3 episode “Nosedive.”
Iron Fist Season 2 will premiere on a yet-to-be-announced date on Netflix, with new showrunner Raven Metzner (Sleepy Hollow) at the helm.
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* Orange Is the New Black star Laverne Cox will host Lifetime’s Kim Kardashian-produced makeup competition series Glam Masters, per The Hollywood Reporter. The actress will also serve as a judge alongside Kardashian’s longtime makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic, YouTube makeup expert Kandee Johnson and Marie Claire senior fashion editor Zanna Roberts Rassi.
* The premiere of the nature documentary series Planet Earth: Blue Planet II will air Saturday, Jan. 20 at 9/8c across BBC America, AMC, IFC, WE tv and SundanceTV. Watch a new trailer below:
* Will Smith will host National Geographic’s 10-episode event series One Strange Rock, from filmmaker Darren Aronofsky (mother!, Black Swan) and producer Jane Root (America: The Story of Us). The program, debuting in March 2018, takes viewers on an epic journey across the globe and into outer space. Check out a teaser: