Marvel-Netflix has found its DareDevil



Marvel Studios along with Netflix have officially announced the actor that will take up the mantle of the Man Without Fear. Actor Charlie Cox, most famously known for his role as Owen Sleater in the hit drama TV show Boardwalk Empire, will be Matt Murdock/DareDevil in the upcoming Netflix exclusive 13 episode series. Marvel’s DareDevil official synopsis reads:


Blinded as a young boy but imbued with extraordinary senses, Matt Murdock fights against injustice by day as a lawyer, and by night as the super hero Daredevil in modern day Hell’s Kitchen, New York City.”

Marvel studios have also announced that Steven S. DeKnight will join the series as showrunner and executive producer following the departure of screenwriter Drew Goddard, who will remain on as executive producer and wrote the first two episodes. Marvel’s DareDevil will be released in the fall of 2015.