Daredevil: Born Again‘s Nikki James will reportedly be playing Kirsten McDuffie, a character from Marvel Comics who is known for being the assistant district attorney who has a somewhat close relationship to Charlie Cox’s Matt Murdock.
This report comes from a well-known Twitter user who goes by the username CanWeGetSomeToast, mostly known for sharing industry rumours about popular movies and tv shows, with this new report only being shared today.
The Twitter user’s tweet, regarding the report on Daredevil: Born Again‘s Nikki James, is captioned with “Sources from the set of Daredevil: Born Again have confirmed with me that Nikki James is playing Kirsten Mcduffie!”.
Who Is Marvel’s Kirsten Mcduffie?
Marvel Comics’ Kirsten Mcduffie is an assistant district attorney who is known for having a playful relationship with Matt Murdock, aka Daredevil and has even clocked on to Murdock’s secret identity in the past, even attempting to get him to confess his alter alias on various occasions.
What is interesting about this new report is that Mcduffie also played a romantic character to Matt Murdock in the comics, potentially meaning that Nikki James will be Cox’s official romantic interest throughout the Daredevil: Born Again series.
The cast and crew of Marvel Studios’ 2024 MCU series for Disney+ Daredevil: Born Again have not yet confirmed who Nikki James is playing in the show, with no comment on the new report being made, it is speculated that fans will have to wait for official details.
Daredevil: Born Again will be premiering on Disney+ sometime in 2024.