Diaper duty is about to give Hell’s Kitchen a whole new meaning for Charlie Cox!
On Sunday, the English star of Marvel’s hit Netflix series Daredevil announced he and his girlfriend are expecting a baby “very soon” while in attendance at Fan Expo Canada in Toronto.
“My girlfriend [was] pretty amused when I said I was going to Toronto a couple weeks beforehand, by the way,” Cox, 33, told panel moderator and Marvel Entertainment chief creative officer Joe Quesada when the latter brought up the baby news.
“And I went, ‘So, keep your legs closed,’ ” Cox added.
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Cox, who plays blind attorney-by-day, vigilante-by-night Matt Murdock on the show, is notably private about his personal life.
But he definitely found a way to make Quesada’s announcement work in his — and his future addition’s! — favor.
“I kind of feel like I’m putting you on the spot here,” he told the moderator, “but one of the things [my girlfriend] said to me before I left was, ‘If you see Joe, you have to convince him to do a Baby Daredevil drawing for us.’ “
— Jen Juneau