Netflix Joins The Super Hero Bandwagon

Netflix_SuperHero_Series_2013Netflix is officially entering the superhero business after the online streaming site announced that it is teaming up with Marvel for four live-action series that will debut in 2015. All of the series will lead up to one big miniseries event titled “The Defenders.”

The four heroes who landed their own series are Daredevil, who was famously played by new Batman Ben Affleck in a film adaptation, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist and Luke Cage, with their respective shows launching in that order. The first series, centering on Daredevil, will launch in 2015 with 13 episodes.