Vincent D'Onofrio has been cast as The Kingpin in the upcoming Daredevil series on Netflix. Charlie Cox was recently cast as Daredevil and he now has his nemesis.
If you're unfamiliar with The Kingpin, aka Wilson Fisk, he is a pretty big supervillain crime boss. The character was previously played by Michael Clark Duncan in the 2003 film adaptation. The character has no superhuman powers or abilities, but he is very strong. He has even thrown people across the room and is skilled in forms of combat including sumo wrestling and jujutsu. He has even defeated Spider-Man and Captain America with his bare hands.
D'Onofrio is a television and film veteran. He has starred in Law & Order: Criminal Intent for the past decade and is most recognized for his roles in Men in Black, Full Metal Jacket, Ed Wood, and The Cell. He is also starring in Jurassic World.
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