Jessica Henwick is a British actress, known for starring Bo in the BBC television series Spirit Warriors and Nymeria Sand in the HBO series Game of Thrones. In 2016 she was chosen as interpreter Colleen Wing in the television series Marvel’s Iron Fist, produced by Marvel Television and distributed by Netflix and an integral part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe together with Finn Jones, his colleague in the fantasy series, although the two do not have never met on the set.
For this series, the fourth of Marvel’s massive megadeal with Netflix, viewers meet Danny Rand, a billionaire Buddhist monk who returns to the Big Apple after 15 years. In the series there is also Rosario Dawson, who plays Claire Temple, whose appearance would make her the only actor to appear in four Netflix Marvel series.
Marvel’s Iron Fist, simply known as Iron Fist, is an American television series developed by Scott Buck for Netflix and based on the homonymous comic book Marvel Comics. The series is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), and is the fourth in a series of shows that will lead to crossover The Defenders. The series is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios, with Buck in the role of showrunner. Buck wrote the first two episodes of the series, directed by John Dahl. Miguel Sapochnik also directed an episode.
Regards the story, after being gone for fifteen years, Danny Rand’s back to New York City, determined to regain control of the company of family and ready to fight crime thanks to his mastery of kung-fu and ability to evoke the incredible power King of Iron Fist. Colleen Wing, the character played by Jessica Henwick, is an ally of Rand who runs a martial arts dojo.