“This city is no place for the Iron Fist”
With less than a month to go until the show debuts, streaming giant Netflix have just unveiled a brand new featurette for their upcoming series Iron Fist. The featurette which can be viewed below, focuses on the titular character of Danny Rand, a man who returns home to New York after have been missing for 15 years. The highly anticipated upcoming series marks the fourth collaboration between Netflix and Marvel Television.
“There’s a force that runs through the universe” says star Finn Jones”The fire of the fist, and Danny can Ignite it”
Fifteen years after being presumed dead in a plane crash, Danny Rand (Finn Jones) mysteriously returns to New York City determined to reclaim his birthright and family company. However, when a long-destined enemy rises in New York, this living weapon is forced to choose between his family’s legacy and his duties as the Iron Fist.
Game of Thrones actor Finn Jones stars as the titular hero alongside Jessica Henwick as Colleen Wing and Jessica Stroup as Joy Meachum. Rosario Dawson, Wai Ching Ho, Simone Missick and Carrie-Anne Moss are set to reprise their roles from previous Marvel Netflix series as Claire Temple, Madame Gao, Misty Knight and Jeri Hogarth respectively. Marvel’s Iron Fist premieres March 17, 2017 exclusively on Netflix.
Jones will reprise his role as Danny Rand/Iron Fist when The Defenders airs on the streaming service later this summer.