"Daredevil's" Elektra Will Reflect Matt Murdock's Wild Side, Showrunner Says

Tue, December 29th, 2015 at 9:56am PST | Updated: December 29th, 2015 at 10:06am

Meagan Damore, Assistant Editor

Following the leak of a few low-res scans from their latest issue, Entertainment Weekly has officially released a hi-res photo of Elodie Yung's Elektra in "Daredevil" season two. Additionally, showrunner Doug Petrie weighed in on how the character stands against the show's protagonist, Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox).

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"She's just the best bad girlfriend you can possibly have," he explained, referring to the character's history as Daredevil's ex-lover. "She does everything wrong and attractive, she's [Matt Murdock's] id, the wild side. Matt is always taming his wild side. Elektra just lets it out. He's both repulsed and deeply drawn to that."

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Starring Charlie Cox, Elden Henson and Deborah Ann Woll, "Daredevil" season 2 is scheduled to arrive on Netflix in 2016.

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