Jessica Stroup And Tom Pelphrey Join Iron Fist As Beacham Siblings

ironfistVariety reports that Jessica Stroup and Tom Pelphrey have joined the cast of Marvel and Netflix's upcoming Iron Fist.

The pair will play Joy and Ward Meachum, the children of David Wenham's Harold Meachum; business partner to the late parents of Iron Fist Danny Rand. As the series beings, Danny returns to New York after a long absence and beings fighting crime with his superior fight techniques.

The site reports that Joy and Ward fear Danny's return will endanger their power positions at Rand Enterprises.

The series will be the fourth in Marvel's deal with Netflix, following Daredevil, Jessica Jones and September's Luke Cage. Iron Fist is expected to debut next year and will be followed by the four title characters joining forces in The Defenders.