Netflix Orders A ‘Punisher’ Series From Marvel Studios

Marvel’s ‘The Punisher’ starring Jon Bernthal will get its own Netflix series, according to a report by Entertainment Weekly.

Netflix and Marvel are expected to make an announce later Friday. The report also states that writer and executive producer Steve Lightfoot will serve as showrunner.

Marvel’s ‘The Punisher’ will be Netflix’s sixth Marvel Cinematic Universe series.

EW also had the first teaser image for the new series:

Marvel's 'The Punisher'

And @netflix posted this quick teaser:

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