Netflix original series Marvel’s The Defenders is now just a couple of months away from debuting on the streaming service, bringing together the four heroes – Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter) and Iron Fist (Finn Jones) – for the first time since each of their solo series premiered on Netflix. This week, a brilliant new poster for the show was unveiled, which you can check out below:
Premiering globally on August 18 at 12:01am PT, fans will see the four heroes going up against their most dangerous threat yet, with the destruction of New York City imminent if they don’t work together for the greater good. Burdened with their own personal challenges, will they be able to fight their demons to realise their potential when teamed together?
Sigourney Weaver joins the cast here as the villainous and mysterious Alexandra, whilst Elodie Yung returns as Elektra alongside Scott Glenn as Stick, Deborah Ann Woll as Karen Page, Elden Henson as Foggy Nelson, Carrie-Anne Moss as Jeri Hogarth, Rachael Taylor as Trish Walker, Eka Darville as Malcolm Ducasse, Simone Missick as Misty Knight and Jessica Henwick as Colleen Wing.
Marco Ramirez and Doug Petrie serve as executive producers alongside Marvel TV’s Jeph Loeb, with Marvel Television producing in association with ABC Studios for Netflix.