Thursday, November 29, 2018

Netflix Cancels 'Daredevil' After 3 Seasons

Netflix has decided to cancel its original drama series Daredevil after three seasons, it was announced today. The cancellation marks the third Marvel series to be dropped by the streaming service in the last few months - joining Iron Fist and Luke Cage.

Netflix released the following statement: "Marvel's Daredevil will not return for a fourth season on Netflix. We are tremendously proud of the show's last and final season and although it's painful for the fans, we feel it best to close this chapter on a high note. We're thankful to our partners at Marvel, showrunner Erik Oleson, the show's writers, stellar crew and incredible cast including Charlie Cox as Daredevil himself, and we're grateful to the fans who have supported the show over the years. While the series on Netflix has ended, the three existing seasons will remain on the service for years to come, while the Daredevil character will live on in future projects for Marvel."

The drama's third season starred Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson, Joanne Whalley, Jay Ali, Wilson Bethel, Stephen Rider and Vincent D'Onofrio.

Erik Oleson served as showrunner for the third season. He executive produced with Drew Goddard, Allie Goss, Kris Henigman, Cindy Holland, Alan Fine, Stan Lee, Joe Quesada, Dan Buckley, Jim Chory and Jeph Loeb. ABC Studios and Marvel Television produced.