Nov 03, 2016 09:53 AM EDT

Iron Fist TV Series Updates: Everything You Should Know About

By Din Rose

The Iron Fist Netflix TV Series will be released on March 17, 2017, and there are heaps of things the viewers should know about beforehand. Furthermore, it will also be the last series designed to complete: The Defenders.

What is Iron Fist About?

According to iSportsTime, It will be a show about Danny Rand who has a deadly martial art of Kung fu. What's more, it is will also be the final installment of Netflix's Defenders; It is the Avengers-like series that will bring different show's heroes.

Who is Danny Rand?

Danny Rand, who will be played by Finn Jones, is the main character of the Marvel comic turned series. He is called, the Iron Fist, indeed he was also a master in Kung Fu martial arts. Moreover, He trained in the mysterious city of K'un-Lun where he was taken by the monks; He masterly learn the way of Buddhist, and later Iron Fist.

Soon after, Danny went back to New York where he used his newfound expertise to fight the criminal elements in the city. Also, he struggles in getting back to his old self as he reconnects with his past.

Nerdist described him as, "a billionaire New York Buddhist monk martial arts superhero,"

Who will play Danny Rand in the Iron Fist TV Series?

Being an Asian superhero, the choosing of the leading character didn't go along without controversy. When the Iron Fist characters were cast, Finn Jones---of HBO's Game of Thrones' Loras Tyrell was selected.

Marvel News revealed why he was chosen, Executive Producer and showrunner, Scott Buck said, "Finn is able to play all these levels in such an honest, revelatory way that as soon as I saw him I knew he was our Danny."

Further, Executive Producer/Head of Marvel TV, Jeph Loeb added, "Finn wonderfully blends confidence with vulnerability, making him the perfect choice as he struggles to find his place in the world,".

When will the series air?

In the nick of time, Iron Fist will air on Netflix this coming March 17, 2017. Nevertheless, a new trailer was just dropped during New York Comic-Con last October. It is to quench the thirst of viewers for more Rand adventures in New York. It offers a bit about his exploits in martial art training and in his homecoming in the city.

Accordingly, Netflix's miniseries, Iron Fist will be something to watch out for. The year is not yet up, there could more Danny Rand adventures Marvel-Netflix could come up for everybody. So, stay tuned and wait for more updates about this new superhero.

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