After a weekend filled with buzz for it’s newest offering, Luke Cage, Marvel Studios and Netflix announced the premiere date for their next joint venture, Iron Fist.
It will debut at 12:01 a.m. Pacific time on Friday, March 17, 2017.
This new undertaking stars Finn Jones as Danny Rand aka Iron Fist, a billionaire Buddhist monk that has been missing for years and recently returned to New York to reconnect with his past. He uses his kung-fu expertise to fight the crime. Jessica Henwick co-stars as Rand’s ally, Colleen Wing.
Iron Fist is the fourth in a line of shows building up to a team-up series entitled The Defenders, which also includes Daredevil, Jessica Jones and the aforementioned Luke Cage.
A teaser trailer was previously shown at San Diego Comic Con in July and both Marvel Entertainment and Netflix have posted on their respective Twitter accounts about the release date.