Sherwood, who was featured in Taylor Swift‘s „Style” video, will play Jace. Narcissistic and lethally gorgeous, Jace is a determined and expert Shadowhunter as well as a skilled soldier in a war against demons. After his father is killed, Jace makes it his life mission to seek revenge on the man responsible. Jamie Campbell Bowerplayed Jace in the 2013 feature film Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.
Constantin Film will produce, and Ed Decter (Helix, Unforgettable, The Client List) is on board to serve as showrunner and executive producer. McG is on board to exec produce and direct the first episode. Shadowhunters is being eyed as a 13-episode drama with a premiere date not yet determined; additional casting is expected to be announced at a later date. Production will begin in May in Toronto.
Sherwood is repped by WME, WIshlab and Lichter Grossman as well as Curtis Brown Group in the U.K.