Marvel has announced that James D'Arcy has joined the cast of the Agent Carter TV series.
Marvel.com has it that James D'Arcy will be playing Edwin Jarvis, Howard Stark's butler and an unexpected ally to Peggy Carter.
D'Arcy joins recent cast additions that include Chad Michael Murray as SSR Agent Jack Thompson and Enver Gjokaj as Agent Daniel Sousa.
It's said the trio help Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell) navigate her way through what may be her most dangerous mission yet.
The Agent Carter series will premiere in 2015 written by Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely.
It's 1946, and peace has dealt Peggy Carter a serious blow as she finds herself marginalized when the men return home from fighting abroad. Working for the covert SSR (Strategic Scientific Reserve), Peggy must balance doing administrative work and going on secret missions for Howard Stark all while trying to navigate life as a single woman in America, in the wake of losing the love of her life--Steve Rogers. Inspired by the feature films "Captain America: The First Avenger" and "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," along with the short "Marvel One-Shot: Agent Carter."