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JESSICA JONES Trailer: Season 2 Set for More Action, More Mystery, and More Alcohol

Netflix (unsurprisingly) had quite a hit with Jessica Jones, Marvel's most reluctant superhero who drowns her guilt and PTSD in endless shots of whiskey and casual sex. That is, when she's not a kick-ass private detective, a job that (barely)...

Notes on Streaming: THE DEFENDERS, Marvel's Diminishing Returns

With its cinematic universe well established, Marvel looked to television to expand its screen presence. First came Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. on the ABC broadcast network in 2013. Later that year, we heard about their ambitious plan for four interconnected...

Destroy All Monsters: Consent And The Superhero In MARVEL'S JESSICA JONES

If the Marvel Netflix properties this year have demonstrated anything, it's that the movie series' perceived lack of bench-strength in the villain department might not be a matter of character, but rather of format. People like to pick on Lee...

MARVEL'S JESSICA JONES Trailer: This One Ain't About Heroes

After the success of Daredevil, Jessica Jones is the next offering from Marvel and Netflix in their "street-level" hero roster of shows.Premiering November 20 across all regions with Netflix, the show stars Krysten Ridder as a private investigator who was...

JESSICA JONES Teaser Doesn't Tease Very Much

For their second Marvel adaptation, Jessica Jones, Netflix has unveiled a first teaser that doesn't reveal much at all, which is a surprising strategy to take with a character who is far less familiar than Daredevil. When Netflix teased Daredevil, it...

David Tennant Will Villain It Up In Marvel And Netflix's JESSICA JONES

As Marvel Entertainment and Netflix jostle to dominate everything you will ever watch again there is some good news for you Whovians. THR is reporting that David Tennant, the tenth doctor from Doctor Who, will play the villain Zebediah Killgrave,...

2013 TV Talent That Flew Under The Radar

More so than any other recent year, 2013 is notable for the sheer breadth of quality television on the schedules. Because of this, you'd be forgiven for not noticing some of what flew under the radar.In writing this list, I've...

Marvel's DAREDEVIL Gets CABIN IN THE WOODS Director; JESSICA JONES Gets TWILIGHT Writer

Marvel is reportedly in negotiations with key creative forces for two of their upcoming TV series that will be available via the Netflix streaming service starting in 2015. Daredevil, which revolves around a blind attorney who fights crime in New...