Cassandra Clare has announced that Nicola Correia Damude will play Alec and Isabelle’s mother ‘Maryse Lightwood’ in Shadowhunters.
So excited to be joining the cast of Shadowhunters as Maryse Lightwood! Thanks for the amazing welcome Shadowhunter Family! #Shadowhunters
— Nicola CorreiaDamude (@NicolaNCD) July 16, 2015
The show did not announce the casting for Maryse, as to why, Cassandra said this:
It seems there will be more casting news in weeks to come. Are you excited? Who do you think will be cast next?
‘Shadowhunters’ premieres in early 2016.