Deadline.com reports that Natalie Gumede, best known for starring as Ashley in the “Doctor Who Christmas Special”, has landed the role of Mercy Graves for the second season of the DC Universe original series “Titans”.
The official character description reads: Mercy Graves is the ruthless, cunning, right hand and bodyguard to the notorious Lex Luthor – serving her boss with unquestioned loyalty. Her connection to the Luthors runs deep, as Mercy has been a friend of the family and in Lex’s life since they were young.
The character of Mery Graves was first introduced in the 1996 “Superman: The Animated Series”, she then made her comic book debut three years later in an issue of “Detective Comics”.
Look for the second season of “Titans” to stream on the DC Universe digital service some time later this year.