Marvel Entertainment has confirmed an additional three cast members for its upcoming event series “The Defenders” on streaming giant Netflix.
Production has just begun on the eight episode series and will be joined by “Jessica Jones” actress Rachael Taylor reprising her Trish Walker role, Scott Glenn reprising his Stick role from “Daredevil,” and of course Rosario Dawson once again returning as nurse Claire Temple.
They join a cast that includes Charlie Cox as Matt Murdock/Daredevil, Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones, Mike Colter as Luke Cage, Finn Jones as Danny Rand, Elden Henson as Foggy Nelson, Deborah Ann Woll as Karen Page, Eka Darville as Malcolm, Carrie-Anne Moss as Jeri Hogarth, and Simone Missick as Misty Knight along with Sigourney Weaver as the villain.
Marco Ramirez and Doug Petrie serve as showrunners and executive producers along with Drew Goddard, Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory. A lte 2017 premiere is being targeted.