Netflix has locked in the premiere date and released a brief clip announcing its eagerly anticipated “Marvel’s Iron Fist.” The series will premiere on March 17, 2017, at 12:01 a.m. PT in all territories where Netflix is available, the streaming service announced.
“The Netflix original series ‘Marvel’s Iron Fist’ is the fourth of four epic live-action adventure series (‘Marvel’s Daredevil,’ ‘Marvel’s Jessica Jones’ and ‘Marvel’s Luke Cage,’ which are now streaming, all leading up to the teaming of the main characters in ‘Marvel’s The Defenders’) to premiere only on Netflix. The drama will premiere with thirteen (13) one-hour episodes,” the announcement notes.
Netflix offered this description of “Marvel’s Iron Fist”: “Billionaire Danny Rand (Finn Jones) returns to New York City after being missing for years, trying to reconnect with his past and his family legacy. He fights against the criminal element corrupting New York City with his kung-fu mastery and ability to summon the awesome power of the fiery Iron Fist.”