Marvel's The Defenders Revealed in First Official Images

The superhero team-up is set to hit Netflix in the summer.


The first official images from Netflix's Marvel team-up show The Defenders have been released. The series will see Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist join forces, and these images arrives via Entertainment Weekly. Check them out below:

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EW also released a promotional video for the upcoming show, which includes interviews with the cast and footage of the photoshoot. Watch it here.

The Defenders stars Charlie Cox (Daredevil), Krysten Ritter (Jessica Jones), Mike Colter (Luke Cage), and Finn Jones (Iron Fist). They will be joined by a variety of characters from the individual Netflix shows, including Daredevil's Foggy Nelson (Elden Henson) and Karen Page (Deborah Ann Woll), Jessica Jones's Jeri Hogarth (Carrie-Anne Moss), and Luke Cage's Misty Knight, played by Simone Missick.

Sigourney Weaver was previously confirmed as The Defenders' main villain, while Daredevil showrunners Marco Ramirez and Doug Petrie will oversee the show. Although an official premiere date is yet to be announced, EW reports that it will hit the streaming service this summer.

In terms of other Marvel Netflix shows, the first season of Iron Fist will be released on March 17, while The Punisher will debut later in 2017. The Punisher will see Jon Berthal reprise his role from the second season of Daredevil, with Woll also expected to appear. A third season of Daredevil and second for both Jessica Jones and Luke Cage are also in the works.

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