clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Marvel’s Defenders gets a new teaser, hits Netflix on August 18th

New, 15 comments

The Defenders assemble

Netflix’s Iron Fist may have landed to lackluster reviews, but the streaming service is already looking toward its next big superhero show with a new teaser video for Marvel’s The Defenders, according to our friends at Polygon. The drama will have Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Danny Rand — each of whom have standalone Netflix shows — band together to battle an unknown foe played by Sigourney Weaver.

The brief clips see the four Defenders together in an elevator (Daredevil looking particularly fetching in a business suit / burlap sack combo), before Krysten Ritter’s Jessica Jones notices the camera and punches it into oblivion. As a preview of the show, it’s thin; as a chance to see the heroes together, it does its job.

Netflix also confirmed that the show will be out on August 18th, through a New York Bulletin newspaper website that is hidden in the IP address in the corner of the video.