“Defenders” - will there be a season 2

The Netflix service has not yet decided on the extension of one of its most popular series “Defenders” for the 2nd season, the release date of the series of which is unknown, the actors and the plot have been announced, the trailer has not yet been released. In the new season, completely new characters may appear who will perform feats together with other heroes.

Project rating: KinoPoisk - 6.8, IMDb - 7.4.

The defenders


Genre: fantasy, action, fantasy, action, adventure

Producer: C.J Clarkson, Phil Abraham, Farren Blackburn and others.

Season 2 release date: is unknown

Release date: Charlie Cox, Kristen Ritter, Mike Colter, Finn Jones, Elodie Jung, Jessica Henwick, Scott Glenn, Sigourney Weaver, Rosario Dawson, Wei Ching Ho and others.

Several famous New York heroes come together to defeat the crime of the city.


The series united several heroes: Daredevil, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones and Iron Fist, who are fighting side by side with the criminal figures of New York.

If the second season does come out, they will tell us exactly how the heroes come to their senses after the war with a hand, and how they solve other minor problems. However, all the characters will have to reunite due to a new threat hanging over New York.

There is a theory that in the new season, heroes need to confront their friend Luke Cage, who has now become a villain.

Director and shooting


  • C.J Clarkson (Dexter, Virtuosos, Banshees, Vinyl, Accessory, Heirs);
  • Phil Abraham (Daredevil, Soprano Clan, Duel, Orange - The Hit of the Season, Jack Ryan);
  • Fairren Blackburn (Luther, Daredevil, Doctor Who, The Musketeers, Innocent).


  • Brian Bendis (Spider-Man: Through the Universes, Jessica Jones, Superpowers);
  • Bill Everett (Daredevil, Luke Cage, The Great Spider-Man);
  • Michael Geidos ("Jessica Jones").


  • Dan Buckley (Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Spider-Man, Iron Fist);
  • James Chory (Punisher, Heroes, Life as a Show, Cloak and Dagger);
  • Alison Angel (OA, Daredevil, Iron Fist).


  • Jonathan Chibnell (White Collar, Jessica Jones, Daredevil, Modified Carbon);
  • Miklos Wright (Southland, Alien Woman, Crazy for Love, Iron Fist);
  • Michael N. New (Torchwood, Daredevil, Jail, Iron Fist).

Kristen Ritter said that viewers may not see the continuation of the crossover:

"I had a great time filming Defenders, and it was a very rewarding experience, I would really like to star in the crossover again. However, show runners do not plan for season 2."

Marvel Television CEO Jeff Loeb confirmed that the sequel to the series is currently not in production, but plans may change when Marvel finishes working on his other series. Jeff also hinted that, in a possible sequel, a new cast may appear and, accordingly, completely different characters:

“There are many Avengers, and thanks to this, you can make sure that there can be many Defenders as well. Nobody ever called them“ Defenders ”- they did not carry the small letter“ D ”on their belts and they did not have their headquarters. These were four different heroes to which many other characters have joined. "

If the release date of the 2nd season will be set, then no earlier than 2020.

Actors and roles

In the 1st season of the series starred:

  • Charlie Cox as Matt Murdoch (Stardust, Daredevil, Universe of Stephen Hawking, Casanova, Stone of Destiny, King of Thieves);
  • Kristen Ritter as Jessica Jones (Kill Bono, Big Eyes, Mona Lisa Smile, Once Upon a Time in Vegas, Jessica Jones, Hero);
  • Mike Colter as Luke Cage (Baby in a Million, Men in Black 3, Volunteers, Skin, Breakthrough, Sunset of Civilization);
  • Finn Jones as Danny Rand (Iron Fist, Game of Thrones, The Adventures of Sarah Jane, Texas Chainsaw Massacre: Leather Face);
  • Elodie Jung as Elektra ("The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo", "Gods of Egypt", "Narcopolis", "Daredevil");
  • Jessica Henwick as Colleen Win (Iron Fist, Game of Thrones, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Event Thickness, Novelty);
  • Scott Glenn as Stick (Silence of the Lambs, Writers of Liberty, Training Day, Defective Detective, Castle Rock, Left Behind);
  • Sigourney Weaver as Alexandra Reid (Alien, Avatar, Ghostbusters, Politicians, Monster's Voice, Racca);
  • Rosario Dawson as Claire Temple (Seven Lives, Sin City, On the Hook, Uncontrollable, Someone Cool, Strange City);
  • Wei Ching Ho as Madame Jiao (Iron Fist, Daredevil, Happiness, Best, Orange - Hit of the Season).

Interesting Facts

Did you know that:

  • In this series, the founders of the Defenders are Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist. However, in the original comics, the Defenders were formed by The Incredible Hulk, Dr. Strange, Silver Surfer and Namor Submariner.
  • Mike Colter and Finn Jones announced their desire to create a series based on yet another Marvel comic strip “Heroes for hire”, where their heroes are engaged in small business and at the same time save lives.
  • In the series there is a reference to the anime project "Bleach" - in one of the episodes with Electra in the background you can see Renji Abarai.

Fans still hope that the creators will extend the series “Defenders” for season 2, the release date of the series of which has not been announced, the actors and the plot are known, the trailer has not yet been released. Perhaps the project will still be extended, but another cast will appear in it.

Watch the video: Defenders Season 2 Update. . ITS NOT GOOD (April 2020).