Shadowhunters: Max and Robert Lightwood cast along with new character Lydia Branwell

‘Shadowhunters’ casts Max and Robert Lightwood along with a new original character, Lydia Branwell.


Shadowhunters, meet the rest of the Lightwood family.

It was announced by Cassandra Clare and Executive Producer Ed Decter, that Max Lightwood will be played by Jake Fulton and Robert Lightwood will be played by Paulino Nunes in ‘Shadowhunters’. Joining the rest of the family Maryse, Alec, and Isabelle, played by Nicola Correia Damude, Matthew Daddario and Emeraude Toubia.

It was also announced by The Wrap that Stephanie Bennett has been cast as a new original character, Lydia Branwell.

Stephanie Bennett
Lydia is described as “a beautiful, no-nonsense young Shadowhunter who is an abrasive “badass.”  She has known terrible loss in her life, and she has become driven and harsh as a result — but under her hard shell lies considerable vulnerability.”

What do you think of the show introducing a new original Shadowhunter?

‘Shadowhunters’ is currently filming in Toronto and will debut with 13 episodes in early 2016.

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