The Defenders
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Creator(s): Douglas Petrie
Marco Ramirez
Number of Seasons: 1
Number of Episodes: 8
Running Time: 60 mins
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The Defenders is a Netflix series that is part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe that features the team up of Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist. The series was released on August 18, 2017.


'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.





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Season 1


Filming began in October 2016 in New York City. The series is being filmed back-to-back with Jessica Jones Season Two.


  • In the comics, the Defenders were founded by Doctor Strange, who received his own solo film in 2016.
  • Despite being set to feature in this series, Jessica Jones has not appeared as a member of The Defenders in the comics.
  • The end of Daredevil's second season may have been setup for The Defenders with the teams foe being The Hand with a now evil and extremely powerful Elektra Natchios.
  • Working title for filming of season one is "Group Therapy."


Filming, Promotion, and Concept Art

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External links

The Defenders on IMDB


Marvel Cinematic Universe
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Phase 2 Iron Man 3 | Thor: The Dark World | Captain America: The Winter Soldier | Guardians of the Galaxy
Avengers: Age of Ultron | Ant-Man
Phase 3 Captain America: Civil War | Doctor Strange | Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 | Spider-Man: Homecoming
Thor: Ragnarok | Black Panther | Avengers: Infinity War | Ant-Man and the Wasp | Captain Marvel
Avengers: Endgame | Spider-Man: Far From Home
Phase 4 Black Widow | The Falcon and the Winter Soldier | Eternals | Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
WandaVision | Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness | Loki | What If...? | Hawkeye
Thor: Love and Thunder
One-Shots The Consultant | A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor’s Hammer | Item 47 | Agent Carter
All Hail the King
TV Shows Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. | Agent Carter | Runaways
Netflix Series Daredevil | Jessica Jones | Luke Cage | Iron Fist | The Defenders | The Punisher
Pre-Production Other
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