SDCC 2017: Showrunner Marco Ramirez and Jessica Henwick Talk Marvel’s The Defenders


SDCC 2017: Showrunner Marco Ramirez and Jessica Henwick Talk Marvel’s The Defenders
Posted by Wilson Morales

August 11, 2017

During San Diego Comic-Con 2017, Marvel and Netflix brought on stage the cast of Marvel’s The Defenders – Marco Ramirez (Showrunner), Finn Jones (Iron Fist), Mike Colter (Luke Cage), Krysten Ritter (Jessica Jones), Charlie Cox (Daredevil), Jessica Henwick (Colleen Wing), Debra Ann Woll (Karen Page), Elodie Yung (Elektra), and Sigourney Weaver.

After the panel discussion at Hall H, the cast participated in roundtable interviews with select press, including

Marvel’s The Defenders follows Matt Murdock/Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter) and Danny Rand/Iron Fist (Finn Jones), 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.

The series follows the releases of Marvel’s Daredevil, Marvel’s Jessica Jones, Marvel’s Luke Cage and Marvel’s Iron Fist.

Additional cast members include Sigourney Weaver (Alexandra), Elodie Yung (Elektra), Scott Glenn (Stick), Deborah Ann Woll (Karen Page), Elden Henson (Foggy Nelson), Carrie-Anne Moss (Jeri Hogarth), Rachael Taylor (Trish Walker), Eka Darville (Malcolm Ducasse), Simone Missick (Misty Knight) and Jessica Henwick (Colleen Wing).

Marvel’s The Defenders is executive produced by Marco Ramirez and Doug Petrie along with Marvel TV’s Jeph Loeb. The series is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios for Netflix.

The Defenders premieres globally on Netflix on August 18, 2017 at 12:01am PT.

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Roundtable Interviews with Showrunner Marco Ramirez and Jessica Henwick

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