When Netflix cancelled its cache of Marvel TV collection in late 2018/early 2019, followers have been bummed to lose the entire Defenders — however they have been devastated by the thought of Daredevil disappearing from our screens. Thankfully, three years on, Marvel has lastly introduced the Hero of Hell’s Kitchen again into the fold, with Charlie Cox returning as Matt Murdock in final December’s Spider-Man: No Way Home.
Since then, Daredevil has hopped over from Netflix to Disney Plus, supplying the present with a bunch of recent followers and likewise strengthening its ties to the MCU going ahead. But simply what’s it concerning the Hornhead that makes him so widespread? Cox has a tackle that, as he defined in a brand new promo video shared by the Mouse House streaming service.
“People love superheroes and what makes Daredevil special is that this character has to struggle and sacrifice a lot in order to be impactful,” Cox defined. “And I think viewers relate to how difficult making the right decisions in life can be sometimes.”
Cox makes a robust case right here, because it’s positively Matt’s darker and extra mature character arc that units him aside from the remainder of the MCU’s costumed crime-fighters. This is why there’s some apprehension over the character coming again for brand spanking new adventures on Disney Plus, as followers are cautious of his grittier edges being sanded down to suit the extra normal Marvel Studios mildew.
At this level, although, there’s nonetheless no official information on whether or not a Daredevil revival might occur, though promo movies like this one solely serve to remind us that Cox is now a part of the franchise’s toybox once more. We’re also pretty sure that he’ll be again, seemingly alongside Vincent D’Onofrio’s Kingpin, within the upcoming Echo collection. It’s suspected that this present could act as a backdoor set-up for a DD season 4.
Wherever he goes from right here, hopefully Marvel will recapture precisely what’s made Charlie Cox’s character so widespread up to now. Catch all three seasons of Daredevil on Disney Plus now.