Marvel’s The Defenders
Premiere Date: Friday, August 18 on Netflix.
Official Series Logline: Marvel’s The Defenders follows Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist. A quartet of singular heroes with one common goal – to save New York City. This is the story of four solitary figures, burdened with their own personal challenges, who realize they just might be stronger when teamed together.”
Cast: Charlie Cox as Matt Murdock/Daredevil, Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones, Finn Jones as Danny Rand/Iron Fist, Mike Colter as Luke Cage, Élodie Yung as Elektra Natchios and Sigourney Weaver as Alexandra.
Producers: Douglas Petrie (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Daredevil), Marco Ramirez (Da Vinci’s Demon, Daredevil), Jim Chory (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Iron Fist) and Jeph Loeb (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Iron Fist).
Things To Know: Unlike the previous Marvel comic book shows on Netflix, The Defenders will only be eight episodes rather than thirteen.