Krysten Ritter attends the QVC 5th Annual Red Carpet Style event at The Four Seasons Hotel in February 2014.
Marvel's Jessica Jones will reportedly be played by the former B—— in Apartment 23.
Krysten Ritter will, according to Deadline, topline the forthcoming superhero series for Netflix.
Netflix and reps for Ritter have not yet responded to requests for comment.
Jessica Jones is the second of a four-series (+ 1 miniseries) deal in progress between Marvel and Netflix, who will debut Daredevil, starring Charlie Cox as the title character, early next year.
The character, meanwhile, will be the second female character to lead a Marvel TV project. Marvel's Agent Carter is set for a two-hour debut Jan. 6 on ABC.
Mike Colter (The Following) is rumored to be in the running for male lead for Luke Cage for the series, which will consist of a 13-episode first season.
Ritter is arguably best known as the former star of ABC sitcom Don't Trust the B—— in Apartment 23, but also has a resume that includes roles inBreaking Bad and will next be seen in Tim Burton's Big Eyes.
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