Serinda Swan, known for Graceland, will play play Medusa in the Inhumans IMAX TV series.
Read the official announcement below, and be sure check out Everything We Know About Inhumans.
The first two episodes of Inhumans kick off in IMAX followed by airing on the series airs on ABC this Fall.
SERINDA SWAN CAST IN 'MARVEL'S INHUMANS' SERIES ON ABC
The 'Graceland' actress to star as Medusa, Queen of Attilan!
Serinda Swan (â€śBallers,â€ť â€śGracelandâ€ť) will star as Medusa in the â€śMarvelâ€™s Inhumansâ€ť television series, the never-before-told epic adventure of the royal family. In this series, Medusa is the Queen of the Inhumans and wife of Black Bolt â€” his most trusted advisor, a fiercely resilient warrior who has the ability to move and control her hair the way most people use their hands and fingers.
It was previously announced that a version of the first two episodes of the new ABC series will premiere exclusively in IMAXÂ® theatres for a two-week window in September 2017, prior to the 8-episode network run.
â€śMarvelâ€™s Inhumans,â€ť were first introduced in Marvel Comics by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1965. Since that time, they have grown in prominence and become some of the most popular and iconic characters in the Marvel Universe.
â€śSerinda empowers Medusaâ€™s regal glory and still maintains a relatability that synced perfectly with the character,â€ť said Jeph Loeb, Head of Marvel Television and Executive Producer. â€śShe is nothing short of wonderful.â€ť
Added Executive Producer and showrunner Scott Buck, â€śSerinda Swan brings a regal elegance, as well as a sense of great inner strength and fierce determination to the role of Medusa. I couldnâ€™t be happier to have her as our Queen of Attilan.â€ť
Serinda will join recently announced Anson Mount (â€śHell on Wheelsâ€ť) who will play Black Bolt, the enigmatic, commanding King of the Inhumans, with a voice so powerful that the slightest whisper can destroy a city and Iwan Rheon (â€śGame of Thrones,â€ť â€śMisfitsâ€ť â€śViciousâ€ť) who will portray Maximus, a clever and charming Inhuman that is fiercely devoted to the people of Attilan, especially his brother, Black Bolt â€“though he harbors an intense desire to wear the crown himself.
â€śMarvelâ€™s Inhumansâ€ť is executive produced by Scott Buck (â€śDexter,â€ť â€śMarvelâ€™s Iron Fistâ€ť) along with Jeph Loeb (â€śMarvelâ€™s Daredevil,â€ť â€śMarvelâ€™s Jessica Jones,â€ť â€śMarvelâ€™s Luke Cageâ€ť) and Jim Chory (â€śMarvelâ€™s Daredevil,â€ť â€śMarvelâ€™s Jessica Jones,â€ť â€śMarvelâ€™s Luke Cageâ€ť) with Buck serving as showrunner. Roel Reine (â€śAdmiral,â€ť â€śBlack Sailsâ€ť) will direct the first two episodes. The series is co-produced by Marvel Television and ABC Studios.