‘The Defenders’: New Teaser Highlights Stan Lee, Teases The Punisher

A new, minute long teaser for Netflix’s upcoming The Defenders has landed online, putting spotlight on the characters’ creator, Stan Lee.

Additionally, Jon Bernthal’s Punisher character was teased at the end of the footage, hinting at his role within The Defenders. 

With San Diego Comic-Con this weekend, expect to see a new, full length trailer for the show. However, for now, fans have this to chew on.

“Marvel’s The Defenders follows Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist. A quartet of singular heroes with one common goal – to save New York City. This is the story of four solitary figures, burdened with their own personal challenges, who realize they just might be stronger when teamed together.”

Marvel’s The Defenders stars Charlie Cox, (Matt Murdock/Daredevil), Krysten Ritter (Jessica Jones), Mike Colter (Luke Cage) and Finn Jones (Danny Rand/Iron Fist). Additional cast members include Academy-Award nominated actress Sigourney Weaver (Alexandra), Elodie Yung (Elektra), Scott Glenn (Stick), Deborah Ann Woll (Karen Page), Elden Henson (Foggy Nelson), Carrie-Anne Moss (Jeri Hogarth), Rachael Taylor (Trish Walker), Eka Darville (Malcolm Ducasse), Simone Missick (Misty Knight) and Jessica Henwick (Colleen Wing).

Season one hits Netflix on August 18.

Aric Sweeny
Aric Sweeny
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