The Daily Quirk caught up with Shadowhunters stars Harry Shum Jr. and Matthew Daddario at this year’s New York City Comic-Con and we’re bringing you an exclusive interview! Shadowhunters, based on the best-selling book series by Cassandra Clare, follows Clary Fray (Katherine McNamara) as she discovers she is not who she thinks she is after crossing paths with a mysterious “shadowhunter” named Jace (Dominic Sherwood).
In Shadowhunters, Shum Jr. plays Magnus Bane, an eccentric warlock who becomes entangled in Clary’s search for answers. Daddario stars as Alec Lightwood, the adoptive brother and demon fighting partner of Jace. Watch the the video below to find out what attracted Shum Jr. and Daddario to the to the roles, and what fans can expect when show premieres on ABC Family in January 2016!