Simply in time for Jessica Jones to go off the air, the sequence has launched a hunky new love curiosity for its ass-kicking heroine. As a result of, after all.
The present has returned for a 3rd and ultimate outing, which sees Jessica dealing with off in opposition to a really terrifying serial killer who manages to stab her within the stomach inside the first episode. Not precisely the kind of man you need dealing with your kitchen knifes, you recognize? Erik, however, is completely prepared and keen to make use of these knives to make you the most effective burger you have ever had . . . and doubtlessly additionally blackmail you for 1000’s of . It is actually a toss-up with him. Nonetheless, since Jessica is not pure, straight-up evil, Erik is ready to put his evil-sensing superpower to relaxation, and the pair make a surprisingly good couple (not as sizzling as Jessica and Luke Cage or as wholesome as Jessica and Oscar, however we’ll take it).
Erik is not a brand new character within the Marvel universe, both; he really exists within the comics. In print, he is extra generally referred to as Thoughts-Wave, however he isn’t as charming as his onscreen counterpart is. As an alternative, he is a villain who makes use of ESP to mess with those that do not have telepathic presents, and he drives an armored automobile referred to as the Suppose Tank that focuses on robbing banks. Though he would not actually cross paths with Jessica Jones within the comics, he does find yourself as a foe for each the Punisher and Daredevil.
So, who’s the actor answerable for providing you with a brand new Marvel crush? Benjamin Walker, 36, who is probably finest recognized for taking part in the title function within the 2012 movie Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. If you happen to went to see the American Psycho adaptation on Broadway in 2016, you may also have caught him taking part in Patrick Bateman. If neither of these titles are ringing a bell, although, by no means worry – forward you will see all the opposite thrilling roles he is delivered to life over time.