When Marvel's Daredevil came to Netflix in 2015, remember how many rumors there were about The Defenders coming down the line? The data is presented as a index, benchmarked against the most-viewed Netflix original in the comparison, "Daredevil" season 2. All the characters feel just as real and compelling out as they do in their own series, and their disparate personalities bounce off one another exactly the way you'd want... with maybe one exception, depending on how much you enjoyed Iron Fist. You need to think this through. He was the last of the four heroes to be featured in a Netflix standalone series.
To varying degrees, I'm among the latter. The cast includes Charlie Cox, Krysten Ritter, Mike Colter, Finn Jones, Rosario Dawson, Elodie Yung, Elden Henson, and Sigourney Weaver. We know the four heroes don't begin off the bat as friends. will these two powerful heroes be able to settle their differences and get along? Weaver is certainly no stranger to badass characters, but they are often in heroic roles, and she already is captivating here playing a shadier figure than usual. Jessica, Matt and Luke are still tied to their NY neighbourhoods, Hell's Kitchen and Harlem respectively, while Danny remains steadfastly loyal mystical K'un-Lun. The actor also hints that a team-up between Iron Fist and Luke Cage might also happen in their own solo series.
In the early episodes, Alexandra's ultimate aim is murky. What a great introduction for everyone to meet. "She has a very formidable presence", Jones tells ABC Radio about the Alien series veteran. Or, we could just wait for four more seasons of Iron Fist... Unlike all of the other superhero movies, these heroes don't even want to be called heroes.
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It will feature Matt Murdock aka Daredevil, a blind lawyer who is a vigilante that fights crime by night.
Marvel and Netflix have found quite a bit of success with their joint endeavors such as Jessica Jones and Luke Cage. That is practically a plot pre-requisite in these stories. Jones is likeable, Iron Fist is not.
The character is excitable at times, but that makes sense.
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This is the final trailer for Defenders, which hits Netflix tomorrow.
Bernthal's Punisher may also appear, as could Vincent D'Onofrio as Wilson Fisk, better known as villain The Kingpin.
Having Weaver on board is a superplus for "The Defenders", and Ritter is always on fire. Episode one and two do at least end on sufficiently gripping hooks to keep you watching, but the pace is still really slow until episode three finally arrives.
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As her voiceover threatens both New York City and everyone that our heroes personally love, I legit shivered. So, when will these heroes (and others) be seen on Netflix? Charlie: "Sometimes superheroes seem God-like".