Marvel announced more names who will be joining the cast of The Inhumans on ABC.
Isabelle Cornish (Australia Day) will play Medusa’s younger sister Crystal, who has the power to control the elements. She’s impetuous and independent and deeply devoted to her family.
Eme Ikwuakor (Concussion) will be Black Bolt’s hoofed cousin, Gorgon, who can generate destructive seismic waves with single stomp from his powerful legs. Gorgon tends to settle things more diplomatically than fight.
Mike Moh (Empire) will be the amphibious Triton, Black Bolt’s cousin who gifted athletically and survive underwater
Sonya Balmores (Soul Surfer) will be Auran, the head of the Attilan’s Royal Guards, who’s fiercely loyal to her king and takes no guff from anyone.
Elln Woglom (Californication) will also be coming in as an undisclosed character, who appears to be the audience’s eyes for the adventure. Her character will be working at a private aerospace company with a passion for the interstellar.
Lastly, we’ll be seeing Lockjaw, their faithful 2,000 canine companion with the ability to teleport.
These new additions will join Iwan Rheon (Game of Thrones) as Maximus, Anson Mount (Hell on Wheels) as Black Bolt, Ken Leung (Lost) as Karnak, and Serinda Swan (Graceland) as Medusa.
“We’re thrilled with this cast. Eme, Isabelle, Mike, Sonya, and Ellen round out an incredible array of talent that will finally bring the Royal Family of the Inhumans to IMAX and ABC,” said Executive Producer Jeph Loeb.
“With Eme, Isabelle, Mike, Sonya, and Ellen portraying the rest of our leading roles, we have a strong cast that is going to add tremendous depth to our Royal Family,” added Executive producer and showrunner, Scott Buck.
Originally created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1965, The Inhumans have been long been building up on the ABC show Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
The first two episodes will The Inhumans will screen in IMAX on September 1 with the show to continue on ABC on September 26.
With FOX’s Legion already running and progress being made on The Inhumans, it appears Marvel’s finally embracing superhero teams on TV. How do you like the casting choices so far?