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The ‘Jessica Jones’ Season 2 Trailer Dives Deeper Into Jessica’s Past & It. Is. DARK.

After a two-year wait, the trailer for Marvel's Jessica Jones Season 2 has been released, and Netflix is holding nothing back. The preview to the dark, twisted follow-up is backed by a haunting melody that promises a difficult road for the troubled a…
By Alexis Rhiannon

'Jessica Jones' Season 2 Will Continue The Sexual Assault Conversation In An Important Way

The first official sneak peek of Jessica Jones Season 2 proves that the series continues to remain ahead of the curve when it comes to tackling and spotlighting issues that are important to women. It's a narrative that feels particularly timely now, …
By Nina Bradley

Have A Feeling? There's A Netflix Marvel Show For That

If there's one thing that the onslaught of superhero programming has taught us, it's that there's something for everyone. That's the beauty of choice. According to a recent Netflix press release, one in eight Marvel Television viewers was new to, or …
By Leah Thomas

Krysten Ritter On 'Jessica Jones' Season 2's Bold New Direction

Part of Jessica Jones' appeal in its first season was its breakneck speed: we hurtled along with our heroine on a rollercoaster journey from one crisis to the next. But according to star Krysten Ritter's clues about Jessica Jones Season 2, audiences …
By S. Atkinson

'The Defenders’ Fashion Detail You Missed Brings The 4 Marvel Heroes Together

The four street-level heroes who make up this super team appeared first in their own solo pieces before meeting up to kick ass in The Defenders, coming to Netflix Aug. 18. An essential part of merging the worlds of Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage…
By Leah Thomas

These ‘Defenders’ Easter Eggs Will Delight Your Inner Geek

Finally, after four Marvel comics heroes rose up on Netflix in new adaptations, they are finally colliding in a highly-anticipated team-up series. For those who have stuck with Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist there are plenty of hi…
By Leah Thomas

Jessica Gets A New Sketchy Client In 'The Defenders'

When The Defenders first finds Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), she's back to her old tricks: getting Trish out of trouble (this time, it's an impounded car rather than a mind-controlling sadist, luckily), taking on cases as she likes, and passing out…
By Rosie Narasaki

Jessica & Matt Could Get Steamy In ‘The Defenders’

For the most part, Marvel's television series have been compliant to comic book canon, but in The Defenders, there could be a few changes to these established characters and how they interact with one another. While the Aug. 18 premiere of The Defend…
By Kayla Hawkins

Sigourney Weaver's 'Defenders' Villain Has Her Own Moral Code

When The Defenders debuts Aug. 18, fans will finally see the epic Marvel team-up Netflix has been building toward for years. The show unites Hell's Kitchen anti-heroes Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, Daredevil, and the recently inducted Iron Fist around a …
By Dana Getz

So Many Solo Series Stand Between You & 'The Defenders' Season 2

After the post-credits scene of 2008's Iron Man teased the formation of the Avengers, moviegoers had to wait four years for the Marvel Cinematic Universe to lay the foundation for that climactic superhero team-up. Netflix subscribers have been waitin…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Recap The Adventures Of Jessica Jones Pre-'Defenders'

Through four original series, Marvel's Netflix catalog has been building to one big superhero team-up. The Defenders is premiering Aug. 18, bringing Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, Matt Murdock, and Danny Rand together in one common fight. With the crossov…
By Rosie Narasaki

'The Defenders' Could Jumpstart A New Marvel Romance

The Marvel series Netflix has been building toward since Daredevil premiered in 2015 is finally here. The Defenders premieres on Aug. 18, and all of Netflix's reluctant heroes are back. Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and the Iron Fist are finall…
By Caroline Gerdes

Luke & Jessica Aren’t Completely Over Each Other In ‘The Defenders’

While Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, Matt Murdock, and Danny Rand's solo shows have occasionally crossed over, The Defenders, premiering Aug. 18, will be the first time all four heroes are together, battling Sigourney Weaver's villainous character Alexand…
By Kayla Hawkins

Kilgrave Will Return To Haunt Fans In 'Jessica Jones' Season 2

SPOILERS are ahead for Jessica Jones Season 1. Ultimately, every superhero has to defeat his or her arch-nemesis — but it still came as a surprise to some viewers when Jessica Jones killed Kilgrave at the end of Season 1. David Tennant quickly became…
By Jefferson Grubbs

'Jessica Jones' Season 2 Gets An Intriguing New Addition

Iron Fist may have been Netflix's most controversial (and least critically successful) comic book series to date, but this news should put some luster back in the streaming service's Marvel universe: two-time Academy Award nominee Janet McTeer is joi…
By Jefferson Grubbs

There's A Jessica Jones Shoutout In 'Iron Fist'

When Netflix first announced its miniature Marvel universe, part of the appeal was the promise that it would eventually create its own small-screen version of The Avengers. Now that Iron Fist has premiered, The Defenders isn't far off, and the final …
By Jack O'Keeffe

Claire Temple Jumps Right Into ‘Iron Fist’

Let's drop all pretenses — Netflix's Marvel universe is really the story of Claire Temple, a nurse destined to cross paths with super-powered New Yorkers and ultimately become the greatest hero of them all. When each new series drops, I go into "Clai…
By Leah Thomas

The 'Iron Fist' Easter Eggs Set Up 'The Defenders'

With the debut of Iron Fist and its fourth hero, Marvel fans know the drill with Netflix shows at this point. You know they're going to talk about "the Incident" and tease their dated comic book costume with some kind of ironic quip. The Iron Fist Ma…
By Leah Thomas

This Marvel Trivia Will Make A Hero Out Of You

Do you have what it takes to join the Avengers or the Defenders? Consider this Marvel trivia your first test.
By Samantha Rullo

Krysten Ritter Is Writing A Psychological Thriller

The star of Jessica Jones has been a busy bee during her Netflix series' filming break, and now she's all set to make her publishing debut. Krysten Ritter's debut novel, Bonfire, is a psychological thriller, and it's coming to a bookstore near you la…
By Kristian Wilson