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8/18/17 (Fr.)3:01 AMNETFLIX(#101-108) Complete First Season






MARVEL'S THE DEFENDERS (NETFLIX)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
8/18/17 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (8 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 8/18/17; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from Netflix's press release, January 2018) Marvel’s The Defenders follows Daredevil AKA Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter) and Iron Fist AKA Danny Rand (Finn Jones), 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 reluctantly realize they just might be stronger when teamed together. The series is executive produced by showrunner Marco Ramirez (Marvel’s Daredevil Season 2 , Fear the Walking Dead), Douglas Petrie (Marvel’s Daredevil, American Horror Story ), Jeph Loeb (Marvel’s Daredevil, Marvel's Jessica Jones, Marvel's Luke Cage, Marvel’s Iron Fist), and Jim Chory (Marvel’s Daredevil, Marvel's Jessica Jones, Marvel's Luke Cage, Marvel’s Iron Fist). The action-filled drama brings the four members of the street-level hero team known as The Defenders to the screen. Marvel’s The Defenders is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios for Netflix. All 8 original episodes of Marvel’s The Defenders will premiere exclusively on 18t h August, 2017 on Netflix. The cast also features Academy Award ® and Emmy ® nominee Sigourney Weaver (Avatar , Alien), Elodie Yung (Marvel’s Daredevil, Gods of Egypt), Jessica Henwick (Marvel’s Iron Fist , Game of Thrones), Rosario Dawson (Marvel’s Luke Cage, Sin City), Rachael Taylor (Marvel’s Jessica Jones, Transformers), Eka Darville (Marvel’s Jessica Jones), Elden Henson (Marvel’s Daredevil, Hunger Games , Deborah Ann Woll (Marvel’s Daredevil, True Blood), Scott Glenn (Marvel’s Daredevil, The Leftovers), Carrie-Anne Moss (Marvel’s Jessica Jones, The Matrix Trilogy) and Simone Missick (Marvel’s Luke Cage).
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Carrie-Anne Moss as Jeri Hogarth
· Charlie Cox as Matt Murdock
· Deborah Ann Woll as Karen Page
· Eka Darville as Malcolm Ducasse
· Elden Henson as Foggy Nelson
· Elodie Yung as Elektra
· Finn Jones as Daniel Rand
· Jessica Henwick as Colleen Wing
· Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones
· Mike Colter as Luke Cage
· Rachael Taylor as Trish Walker
· Rosario Dawson as Claire Temple
· Scott Glenn as Stick
· Sigourney Weaver
· Simone Missick as Misty Knight
CREW INFORMATION:
· Alan Fine as EP
· Douglas Petrie as CRTR/EP
· Drew Goddard as EP
· Jeph Loeb as EP
· Joe Quesada as EP
· Marco Ramirez as CRTR/EP
· S.J. Clarkson as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Stan Lee as EP
GENRE(S):
· based on a comic book
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· ABC Studios
· Marvel Television