Daredevil: Born Again - Season 1

Coming soon

Disney Plus

Spring

Synopsis

Daredevil: Born Again Season 1 brings back the titular hero to face his long-time adversary Wilson Fisk. Fisk, also known as Kingpin, is one of the most chilling and violent rivals that Daredevil has ever faced. In Born Again Season 1, Kingpin remerges as the main menace for the Devil of Hell’s Kitchen. Kingpin is a relentless force of violent rage seeking revenge and retaliation against Daredevil. Blinded since he was a young boy, the vigilante must rely on his heightened senses to fight the criminal element everywhere to see in New York City. The stoic superhero must rely on the help of the few people that he trusts to defeat the threat of Kingpin.

What to know

Daredevil: Born Again Season 1 is an upcoming superhero television series produced for Disney+ by Marvel Studios. Born Again is a soft reboot of the Netflix show Daredevil, created by Drew Godard, that ran for three seasons. Remarkably, Born Again Season 1 will run for an unprecedented 18 episodes making it the longest television show produced by Marvel Studios. As a standalone series, it is the eleventh installment of Phase Five of the MCU. Matt Corman and Chris Ord are credited as the creators of the show.

Having surprised fans with some small cameo appearances, Charlie Cox is finally back in the role of Daredevil/Matt Murdock. The fan-favorite provides strong continuity with the previous seasons alongside the infamous villain dogging his every step. Wilson Fisk/Kingpin is played once again by the inimitable Vincent D’Onofrio, who mastered the cool rage of this New York City crime boss over three seasons. The stage is set for them to continue their feud that may even begin as early as their slated appearances in the Marvel television series Echo, a spinoff from Hawkeye.

Where to stream

Daredevil Born Again Season 1 will be released on Disney+ in Spring 2024. The first three original seasons are also available to watch now on Disney+.

Production: Timeline, news & updates

  • November 29, 2018: After three wildly successful seasons at Netflix, the television series Daredevil was cancelled by the streaming platform. The cancellation statement from Marvel, who owns the rights to the character, hinted that there could be a return for Daredevil down the line. (Source: Deadline)
  • October 20, 2021: In an interview much-loved actor Charlie Cox, who portrayed Daredevil, teased a return of the character suggesting that it would have to be a reimagining of what came before.(Source: SiriusXM)
  • December 16, 2021: Vincent D’Onofrio makes an important cameo appearance as Wilson Fisk in the season finale of Hawkeye.(Source: comicbook)
  • December 17, 2021: To fans' delight, Charlie Cox reprises the role of Matt Murdock for a brief cameo appearance in Spider-Man: No Way Home.(Source: Insider)
  • May 19, 2022: Matt Corman and Chris Ord are confirmed to be writing and executive producing a new Daredevil series at Disney+.(Source: Variety)
  • July 7, 2022: Charlie Cox and Vincent D’Onofrio are both confirmed cast members of the upcoming television series Echo. This suggests that their onscreen rivalry would pick up again before a new season of Daredevil. (Source: The Hollywood Reporter)
  • July 23, 2022: At San-Diego Comic Con 2022, Marvel Studios announced Daredevil: Born Again. The show is confirmed to be featuring the two main returning actors. It is also slated to be an 18-episode season set for a 2024 release date. (Source: Marvel)
  • August 3, 2022: Production for the show is scheduled to begin on May 8, 2023 in New York City.(Source: Production Weekly)
  • September 11, 2022: Charlie Cox describes that new series will be as something entirely new. He tells Screen Rant: "My instinct is based on the name of the show; it's called Born Again. The fact that Kevin talks about it as being a season one, rather than a season four, my feeling is this is a whole new deal." (Source: Screen Rant)

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Cast

Charlie Cox
Matt Murdock / Daredevil
Vincent D'Onofrio
Wilson Fisk / Kingpin

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