• Just Who Is Shadow and Bone's General Kirigan, and What Is His Connection to The Darkling?

    1 month ago - By Pop Sugar

    In a world where there's a section of impenetrable darkness called the Shadow Fold, a name like The Darkling doesn't exactly bring to mind someone heroic. Despite having an interesting relationship with protagonist and sun summoner Alina Starkov and being utterly charming, he's still the villain of the Shadow and Bone book series. For Netflix's upcoming adaptation , showrunner Eric Heisserer ultimately decided to give The Darkling a new moniker : General Kirigan.
    Played by Ben Barnes on the Netflix series , The Darkling is a powerful Grisha, aka a person who can manipulate matter at its...
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