Vegas alumna and The Matrix star Carrie-Anne Moss has joined the cast of Marvel’s A.K.A. Jessica Jones She will play a no-nonsense woman who could prove a powerful ally to Jessica (Krysten Ritter) – if Jessica doesn’t completely alienate her first. Along with Ritter, Moss joins previously cast David Tennant, Mike Colter and Rachael Taylor.
Spearheaded by Melissa Rosenberg, the 13-episode drama — the second in a four-series Netflix-Marvel deal — centers on Jessica Jones, a superhero suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, which leads to her hanging up her costume and opening her own detective agency, where she ends up helping people and assisting other superheroes. The series will premiere on Netflix in 2015.
Moss’ film credits include Paul W.S. Anderson’s Pompeii, The Matrix, Memento and Chocolat. Her other TV work includes Crossing Lines and Chuck.