8:39pm PT by Lesley Goldberg
Comic-Con: Watch the First Footage of Marvel's 'Iron Fist'
The wait is over.
The first footage for Marvel's upcoming Iron Fist has arrived.
Netflix and Marvel unveiled the teaser trailer Thursday at Comic-Con for their upcoming Finn Jones-led comic book series.
The Game of Thrones grad stars as Daniel Rand, aka Iron Fist. The character is described as handsome and sophisticated, independent and a loner. Rand fights against the criminal elements corrupting New York with his kung fu skills and ability to summon the power of the fiery Iron Fist. The series picks up with Rand returning to the Big Apple after having gone missing for several years.
Dexter's Scott Buck is on board to serve as showrunner on the drama, which marks the fourth of Marvel's five-series deal with Netflix. He'll join Daredevil, Jessica Jones and Luke Cage stars Charlie Cox, Krysten Ritter and Mike Colter, respectively, in the fifth series — The Defenders mini.
Marvel Television's Jeph Loeb announced Thursday at Comic-Con that the series will debut on Netflix in 2017.
Check out the footage, below.
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