Elodie Yung is a French television and film actress. She is best known for her role as Elektra Natchios in the second season of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Netflix series Daredevil and will reprise her role in the Netflix miniseries The Defenders. She graduated from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and also has a master’s degree in law from the University of Paris. She has practiced karate for over ten years.
Following her film debut as female lead Tsu in Les fils du vent, she played the gang lord Tao in District 13: Ultimatum. Yung returned to TV for the first three seasons of the successful police series, Les Bleus with Clémentine Célarié. Yung appeared in the 2011 film The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo as Miriam Wu, a romantic interest of Lisbeth Salander. In 2013, she appeared on the silver screen as a ninja Jinx in G.I. Joe: Retaliation. She starred in the film Gods of Egypt, as the goddess Hathor.
She will return as Elektra in the Netflix series The Defenders later this year.