The team-up is coming after two seasons of "Daredevil" and one season each of "Iron Fist", "Luke Cage", and "Jessica Jones". The series makes use of Elektra (Elodie Yung) as The Black Sky, as a physical enforcer and action highlight, but has so far only hinted at origins and capabilities of the mysterious antagonist Alexandra (Sigourney Weaver), and her cohorts in the The Hand leadership.
Power Man and Iron Fist Meet for the First TimeHere, we see Danny and Luke facing off. Defenders has been a long time in the making, and it's hard to believe it's nearly here.
Weaver is the embodiment of refined elegance here, but she also projects an air of menace so thick it's not hard to see why Den of Geek guessed that she might be playing one of Marvel's versions of the Devil.
After what seems like an eternity since we plowed through the nightmarish Iron Fist, The Defenders is finally here, tomorrow, to wash it all away.
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And while we've known that this moment was going to arrive, the evil force that will bring our heroes together still remains a mystery.
Earlier this week, it was announced that David Tennant would return as the villain Kilgrave in the upcoming second season of Marvel's Jessica Jones. "NY is so densely populated ..." As her voiceover threatens both New York City and everyone that our heroes personally love, I legit shivered.
Marvel TV and Netflix are still keeping huge chunks of information regarding the narrative specifics of The Defenders tightly under wraps, but fans are assured that whatever the team goes through in the special ensemble show will help progress their individual journeys moving forward.
While these superheroes must come together to defeat Alexandra Reid, the trailer reveals some moments where they're not getting along too well.