In November 2013, Netflix and Marvel Television announced a five-season deal for four Marvel Super Heroes: Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist. The deal involves the broadcast of four 13-episode seasons that culminate in a mini-series called The Defenders. Broadcasting began on April 10, 2015 with Daredevil.
Other Marvel Cinematic Universe Productions
In addition to the original Marvel programming, Netflix also streams reruns of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. as part of their service. It also streamed The Avengers for a brief time. As of 2016, Netflix has all exclusive streaming rights to Disney productions, which includes the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and currently streams Doctor Strange, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Thor: Ragnarok, and Black Panther. The current deal is set to expire in 2019 when the films begin streaming on Disney+.
- On January 1, 2016, the Netflix Twitter account was taken over by "Jessica Jones".