A live-action adaptation of the manga Saint Seiya And the famous animated series Les Chevaliers du Zodiaque, broadcast at Club Dorothée, has a cast of veterans (Famke Janssen, Sean Bean, Mark Dacascos, etc.) and promising young actors. Among the latter: Madison Iseman, who portrays Sienna, the reincarnation of the goddess Athena, and Diego Tinoco, who plays the Phoenix Knight.
Madison Iseman as Sienna, the reincarnation of the goddess Athena
Born in 1997, Madison Iseman follows the school curriculum with her parents, auditioning to become an actress. In 2014, he appeared in an episode of Modern Family, then appeared in comedy and/or family series such as Henry Danger, Kirby Buckets, and The Real O’Neals. In 2016, he landed his first regular role in the sitcom Still The King. The young actress plays Charlotte, the daughter of the character played by Billy Ray Cyrus.
The following year, Madison illustrated the Dwayne Johnson-directed blockbuster Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. She plays Bethany, a popular and shallow high school girl trapped in Jack Black’s body. The film was a phenomenal success, spawning a sequel that was also very profitable and in which the actor reprized his role. He also appears in Goosebumps 2 and Annabelle – The House of Evil.
Her roles are increasing in importance, with Madison Isseman starring in the comedy Plus rien à f *** on Netflix, then in the clouds, where she answers to Stefan “Finn” Argus, the former hero of the series The Commute. This Disney+ movie follows the true story of Zach Sobiek, a teenage musician with a rare bone cancer who still finds the strength to inspire others. The Myrtle Beach native takes his girlfriend camping.
At home in thrillers and horror films, Madison plays a recurring character in Remember Last Summer, adapted from the 1997 hit film alongside Jennifer Love Hewitt and Freddie Prinze Jr. She then portrays one of the two sisters in Nocturne. The first film where a highly talented pianist makes a deal with the devil to win a classical music competition against his big sister.
In 2023, Madison Iseman steps into Sienna, the reincarnation of the goddess Athena, in the live-action blockbuster adapted from the acclaimed manga. Saint SeiyaKnights of the Zodiac.
Diego Tinoco is Nero, Knight of the Phoenix
Also born in 1997 to a Mexican father and an American mother of Colombian and Ecuadorian descent, Diego Tinoco moved with his family to California when he was eight years old. Very quickly interested in comedy, he took acting classes when he was in high school and acted in several plays. After high school, she attended California State University, where she earned a degree in fine arts. Then he goes to castings.
Diego found his first role in the short film “Rain of Hope” in 2015. The following year, he made a secret appearance in an episode of Teen Wolf. He has since been seen in another short film, the detective film Welcome to Valhalla. Next, he plays a teenager forced into gang life when his brother is released from prison in the comedy Netflix series On My Block, which runs from 2018 to 2021.
R#J after playing a supporting character in the romantic comedy-drama adapted from William Shakespeare’s famous novel. Romeo and JulietDiego Tinoco is chosen to slip into the skin of the Phoenix in Knights of the Zodiac. A particularly popular fan favorite, the silent and courageous phoenix knight is called Iki in the anime. In the live-action film directed by Tomasz Baginski, he is called Nero.
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