Marvel's The Defenders, or simply The Defenders, is a Netflix television miniseries that features Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist joining together to form the Defenders.

It premiered on August 18, 2017.

Season Synopses

Season One

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Season One

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.


Starring Cast

Recurring Cast

Behind the Scenes

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The cast of The Defenders - Charlie Cox, Krysten Ritter, Mike Colter and Finn Jones - brought together for the first time at NYCC 2016

The series is a crossover of the Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist.

On April 15, 2016, the two showrunners of Season Two of Daredevil - Douglas Petrie and Marco Ramirez - were announced as showrunners for The Defenders.[1]

The production of the series started in October 2016, under the working title "Group Therapy". [2] Production of the series wrapped on March 19, 2017.




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