The world of Marvel on not only our Cinema screens, but also on our TV screens is increasing, with the likes of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Agent Carter, now Daredevil is returning to our screens, forget the cinema version that starred Ben Affleck from 2003, this new take on the blind vigilante is darker than the movie’s overall feel.
Blinded as a young boy but imbued with extraordinary senses, Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox) fights against injustice by day as a lawyer, and by night as the Super Hero “Daredevil” in modern day Hell’s Kitchen, New York City.
Daredevil is a grounded, authentic, suspenseful and edgy action drama featuring a great cast that includes:
- Charlie Cox as Matt Murdock / Daredevil
- Vincent D’Onofrio as Wilson Fisk
- Rosario Dawson as Claire Temple
- Deborah Ann Woll as Karen Page
- Elden Henson as Foggy Nelson
- Vondie Curtis Hall as Ben Ulrich
- Scott Glenn as Stick
- Ayelet Zurer as Vanessa Marianna
- Bob Gunton and Leland Owlsey
- Toby Leonard Moore as Wesley
Marvel’s Daredevil is one of the best known properties of the street level heroes and will be the the first of four epic live-action adventure series (Marvel’s A.K.A. Jessica Jones, Marvel’s Iron Fist, and Marvel’s Luke Cage, all leading up to the teaming of the main characters in Marvel’s The Defenders) that delves into the backstory of how Matt Murdock evolves into Daredevil.
Marvel’s first original series on Netflix is Executive Produced by series Showrunner Steven S. DeKnight (“Spartacus”, “Buffy: The Vampire Slayer”, “Angel”) and Drew Goddard ( “Cabin in the Woods,” “Lost,” “Buffy The Vampire Slayer”, in addition to writing the first two episodes of Daredevil), along with Jeph Loeb (“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” “Smallville,” “Heroes”), who also serves as Marvel’s Head of Television. The series is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios for Netflix.
Season one of MARVEL’S DAREDEVIL will premiere with thirteen (13) one-hour episodes on April 10, 2015.
So what’s your thoughts on Daredevil? Are you getting excited to see the series?