Upcoming action-drama Marvel’s Daredevil starring Charlie Cox will premiere on Netflix on April 10th at 5:01pm AEST.
Described as “a suspenseful, edgy and realistic look at the street-level hero, Matt Murdock, and his transformation into Daredevil” it will premiere with thirteen one-hour episodes.
Blinded as a young boy but imbued with extraordinary senses, 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.
Charlie Cox (Matt Murdock/Daredevil) is joined by an amazing cast including Vincent D’Onofrio (Wilson Fisk), Rosario Dawson (Claire Temple), Deborah Ann Woll (Karen Page), Elden Henson (Foggy Nelson), Ayelet Zurer (Vanessa Marianna), Bob Gunton (Leland Owlsey), Vondie Curtis Hall (Ben Ulrich), Toby Leonard Moore (Wesley) and Scott Glenn (Stick), among others.
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 the first of four live-action comic-book 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)