TV News: Fist, First, Knife, Berlin, Resistance

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Iron Fist
Marvel and Netflix have premiered new photos from the soon-to-launch second season of “Marvel’s Iron Fist”. The new shots are entirely of Alice Eve’s Typhoid Mary who will serve as a major antagonist in this batch of ten episodes which premiere next Friday on the streaming service. [Source: Instagram]

The First
Hulu has released the official trailer for its Sean Penn-led near-future drama series “The First” which follows a crew of astronauts attempting to become the first humans on Mars. The crew contends with peril and personal sacrifice as they undertake the greatest pioneering feat in human history.

Natascha McElhone, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Hannah Ware, James Ransone and Oded Fehr co-star in the series which debuts in full on the service on September 14th.

The Saturday Night Knife & Gun Club
Common is set to star in a TV series adaptation of B.P. Reiter’s novel “The Saturday Night Knife & Gun Club” for Lionsgate Television. Eric Eisner and Allan Loeb will executive produce and Andrew Farotte is set to write the pilot episode but no network has yet been attached to the project.

Common plays a tough, street smart ER doctor with a troubled past who leads his staff against brutal conditions, dwindling resources, bureaucracy, and corporate greed in order to save lives at an inner-city hospital. No network has yet been attached to the project. [Source: THR]

Dogs of Berlin
Netflix has released the trailer for their new German-language crime drama series “Dogs of Berlin,” the second German-centric Netflix series they’ve released to date following the acclaimed supernatural series “Dark”.

‘Dogs’ starts after the death of a renowned German-Turkish soccer player. Two very different cops each face off against the German underworld and must deal with their own criminal activities. The series kicks off December 7th.

Star Wars Resistance
Disney Channel has released a new poster for the upcoming animated series “Star Wars: Resistance” which takes place prior to the events of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”. Kazuda Xiono stars as a young pilot recruited by the Resistance and assigned by Poe and BB-8 to a top-secret mission to spy on the growing threat of the First Order. The series scores a one-hour premiere on October 7th.