Daredevil Season 3: The characters by Marvel Comics has been extremely fascinating as well as overwhelming for all the comic book fanatics, and witnessing them through a web television series is an absolute treat to the eyes for the fandom. Likewise, Drew Goddard's endeavour Daredevil has also successfully attracted several viewers as it widely focuses on the character of Matthew Matt Murdock who is popularly known as The Devil of Hell's Kitchen and named as Daredevil by the media.
The American web television series which is streamed on Netflix acquired innumerable positive responses from the viewers, both the instalments of the series were so engrossing that the fans were left in an awe by the end of every episode. Actor Charlie Cox who depicts the character of Daredevil acquired immense recognition with his acting prowess and could very well establish the exact requirement of the scenarios which were needed to be witnessed by the viewers. Nevertheless, Matt's miraculous ways of fighting against all odds were witnessed from his childhood itself but lost his eyesight while helping an old man.
Daredevil Season 2 concluded on March 18, 2016, with the episode “A Cold Day in Hell’s Kitchen” where Daredevil is witnessed having a faceoff with his own life. Matt realizes that he should keep his life separate from the society and the people who are close to him. He was also seen throwing away Nobu from a great height with an urge of killing him. Noby was involved in a combat fight with Elektra and Daredevil obviously did not want to see Elektra dead. But we are quite aware of the fact that Daredevil does not believe in killing a person or a convict but on seeing his intentions for Nobu can we predict that Daredevil can kill someone if that person tries to harm someone close to him?
However, Matt became more powerful when he grew up and eventually had two avatars, a blind lawyer during the day time and a masked crime-fighter during night. And the main person behind Matt's training was Stick as he made inbuilt perfectionism in him while fighting against the corrupt minds.
The second installment of Daredevil kick-started on March 18, 2016, and the season depicted the return of Elektra Natchios which made Matt's world upside down and Karen figuring out jaw-dropping facts about the Punisher was also extremely shocking for the viewers. And the most intriguing part of the season was when Elektra had a combat with Nobu Yoshioka where she was killed by her opponent. Nobu Yoshioka was hired by Stick in order to defeat Elektra as she was brainwashed by her lover Daredevil not to get back to Stick's organization Hand. And with such intense scenarios both the entries of Daredevil were highly appreciated by the viewers.
Daredevil Season 3 Release Date/Air Date
After delivering two victorious seasons of the web television series, the fans wanted the showrunners to kick-start with the production of Daredevil Season 3 as soon as possible. They wanted to witness more of Matt Murdock's character and all the intense happenings of the series. Nevertheless, the show's impressive ratings urged the makers of Daredevil to mull over the thought of coming up with the next season in the series but the filming, as well as the official release date of Daredevil Season 3, has not been confirmed yet. However, speculations regarding the happenings of the third entry have already started pouring in and the fans are anxiously waiting for the showrunners to make an official announcement regarding its release date. Reports say that Daredevil S03 has all the possibilities to kick-start in 2018 but the fandom needs to wait for that. But Daredevil Season 3 is happening for sure.
The star cast is a key factor in any web television series, they play a big role is establishing each and every scenario with extreme excellence which urges the viewers to have a connection with the characters. Likewise, the entire star cast of Daredevil has done utmost justice to the characters portrayed by them and the creator of the show Drew Goddard has successfully won millions of hearts by escalating the potency level of the plot line with the delivery of every episode by keeping the fandom intrigued towards the happenings of each episode throughout. Nevertheless, reports say that Elektra will make a comeback in Daredevil Season 3, but she was dead in the previous season according to the viewers so what exactly is kept in store for the fandom in Daredevil Season 3? Well! That can only be said when the seasons kicks-off.
Daredevil Season 3 Expected Cast
- WILSON FISK
- Karen page
- Foggy nelson
- CLAIRE TEMPLE
- VANESSA FISK
Portrayed by Charlie Cox Daredevil is the most important character of the web television series as the plot line widely focuses on him. He lost his eyesight during his childhood while saving an old man and decided to fight against all the odds and the criminal minds in the New York City after his father's murder. Also known as Matthew Matt Murdock, the intriguing character has two avatars of a blind man and a masked crime-fighter. Daredevil was trained by Stick and was hired by him to work for his organisation Hand, but eventually backed out of Stick's entity as his principle was not to kill the criminals but to injure them. Daredevil's world was turned upside down when his long lost lover Elektra came back to his life, who was killed in a combat with Nobu Yoshioka for going against Stick due to Daredevil.
An assasin who was also trained under the vigilance of Stick and eventually fell for Matt when Stick was trying his utmost to bring him back to the Chaste. Elektra came back to Matt's life after ten long years and was later revealed as the Black Sky who was supposed to head the organisation of assassins Hand. Elektra's support towards Daredevil's decision of not going back to Stick's organisation caused her own death as she was defeated in a confrontation with Nobu Yoshioka who was hired by Stick to defeat her. But it is said that Elektra might return back in Daredevil Season 3. Nevertheless, the character of Elektra is portrayed by Elodie Young.
Depicted by Vincent D'Onofrio Wilson Fisk is one of the antagonists of the Daredevil series and was widely seen in the first season but was put behind the bars by Daredevil due to his unacceptable deeds. Fisk committed his very first murder at the age of twelve and was a big drug peddler in the Hell's Kitchen. Fisk had a mentality of having a great physical power to triumph the underworld. Therefore, he trained himself in various forms of bodybuilding as well as combats.
The personal assistant of Nelson and Matt's law firm Karen Page is the key person to bring out all the pieces of evidence against Wilson Fisk. Nevertheless, Karen met Frank Castle while working for Nelson and Matt and helped him defend in the court and she joined the New York Bulletin to write about Castle right after Matt and Nelson fell apart.
The co-founder of the law firm Nelson and Murdock Foggy is the closest friend of Matt and has worked together on intense cases to give justice to the wrongly convicted people. Nelson and Matt's friendship was not affected even after the other avatar of Matt was revealed but their friendship started taking a rocky path after Nelson started feeling that Matt's other life is invading into the cases that were handled by them. However, the character of Nelson is essayed by Elden Henson.
Another important character of the series Punisher is also known as Frank Castle. He was highly affected by the death of his family and decided to discard everyone with a criminal mind in the New York City. But his ways of punishing the convicts were not liked by Daredevil as he didn't believe in killing everyone. And despite Nelson and Murdock trying their utmost Punisher was sentenced to lifetime imprisonment.
Of late, Netflix has announced a spin-off series on Punisher/Frank Castle which will be titled Marvel’s The Punisher. The series is still in "very early development, " but Netflix has confirmed that the Jon Bernthal will play Punisher Steve Lightfoot will serve as showrunner. The web streaming service has also announced that Woll will be reprising her role as Karen Page in the upcoming series. Apart from this one of the most exciting things to look forward to in The Punisher is that Tyler Bates is composing for the TV show. Bates had previously composed for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.
Created by Netflix, The Punisher is being produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios. Besides Jon Bernthal reprising the role from Daredevil, other cast members include Ben Barnes as Billy Russo as Castle’s best friend, Ebon Moss-Bachrach as Micro, Amber Rose Revah as Dinah Madani, Deborah Ann Woll as Karen Page, Daniel Webber as Lewis Walcott, Jason R. Moore as Curtis Hoyle, Paul Schulze as Rawlins, Jaime Ray Newman as Sarah Lieberman and Michael Nathanson as Sam Stein. Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio will be guest starring the show. The Punisher is scheduled to release in 2017, but we don’t have a proper release date yet.
Depicted by Rosario Dawson Claire Temple is a nurse at the Metro General Hospital who takes care of Daredevil whenever he is injured on a mission to fight against the criminal minds. A fight against hand gave rise to an aftermath due to which Claire had to forcefully leave Metro General Hospital and went back to Harlem where she had an encounter with Luke cage yet again.
Essayed by Ayelet Zurer Vanessa Fisk is the wife of Wilson Fisk as they have been separated now. She was known for her loyalty towards him despite having an idea about his criminal mind and promised to stay with him when Wilson was being arrested by the FBI. But Daredevil's interference caused a distance between them.
A merciless associate, as well as a financier of Wilson, Owl played an important role for Fisk to rebuild the Hell's Kitchen. Owl also controlled Fisk's money so that the FBI finds it difficult to figure out. He did have a great pride regarding his work and venerated Fisk to a larger extent but Owl never had a blind faith in him and made sure he has a plan B if Fisk ever betrayed him.
A blind martial arts master who trained Daredevil as well as Elektra and the founder of the assassin clan Hand. His ideologies of dealing with the criminal minds differ from Daredevil in every aspect, as he believes in killing the convicts, while Daredevil believes in injuring them. Therefore, Daredevil did not want to come back to Hand and also brainwashed Elektra to go against Stick due to which Stick hired Nobu Yoshioka for killing Elektra in a combat fight.
Daredevil Season 3 Spoilers and Speculations
After the grand success of both the instalments of Daredevil the fandom has been anxiously waiting for the production of Daredevil Season 3 to kick-start. Nevertheless, the speculations have already started pouring in and it seems that the third entry of the web television series would have a lot in store for the viewers. Reports say that Elektra might make a comeback in Daredevil Season 3, but according to the fans, she was already dead in the previous season. So what is exactly going to happen in the next instalment? As we all know that how Punisher helped Wilson Fisk to come out of the prison in season 2, and now the rumour which is doing the rounds is that Wilson Fisk will be seen widely in Daredevil S3.
We had already mentioned about Bullseye’s return in Daredevil Season 3, but the question which has been raised right now is which actor will be playing the character of Bullseye in the upcoming installment? Collin Farrell had portrayed Bulleye in the 2003 movie; therefore, rumors have now surfaced that the actor will be once again seen depicting the role of the antagonist.
- The viewers witnessed Matt Murdock disclosing about himself to Karen Page but her reaction wasn’t shown to the fans and now they are anxiously waiting to see how Karen would actually react to the truth which she was unaware of. And despite the revelation it has been speculated that Karen and Mat would try their utmost to work out their relationship and on the other hand, it has also been said that their relationship might be lived short as Karen would be seen getting panic stricken due to Matt’s safety and vision in the night. And if Karen happens to leave Matt it will surely break quite a lot of hearts.
- Apart from Matt hiding about his real self from Karen, even he was unaware of something related to Karen’s deed. And despite being close to Matt and Foggy, she wished not to open up about killing a negative character just to flee away from an uncontrollable situation. And both of them being dishonest to each other have created a distance between Karen and Matt.
- Another heart breaking thing which might take place in Daredevil Season 3 is the demise of Karen which has been speculated recently. Therefore, all those who were excited to see Karen reacting to Matt’s revelation might b left with a dispirited heart now.
- Matt was seen visiting Wilson Fisk in the prison at the middle of Daredevil Season 2 and Fisk stated that he will be making Matt’s life a living hell. According to the 1986 comic book, the kingpin has made several attacks on Matt’s life due to which due to which he soon steps into depression and mental illness. Therefore, the same thing might take place in Daredevil Season 3 as well. The comic also depicted how Karen opens up about the identity of Daredevil to Kingpin.
- The comic book of Daredevil did depict Electra restoring to life. Therefore, her appearance in Daredevil 3 is quite legit but recent reports suggest that the ninja clan, Hand may resurrect Elektra for a completely new assignment in the third installment of Daredevil. So does that mean Elektra can be seen in negative character in Daredevil Season 3?
Reports have also pointed out that Wilson Fisk may also take the help of Bullseye in Daredevil Season 3 in order make Matt’s life hell.
The inclusion of Bullseye in the third season of Daredevil is definitely going the raise the potency. And even Charlie Cox agreed in an interview that Daredevil Season 3 is going to be quite incomplete without a possible faceoff between Bullseye and daredevil.
And with such anticipations and revelations, Daredevil Season 3 is once again going to be a victorious installment.
- If looked deep into the speculations then it has also been said that the character of Bullseye will be featured in Daredevil Season 3 as the new antagonist. However, the curiosity buds of the fans have already been tickled with such revelations and now they are anxiously waiting to get more insight into the happening of Daredevil Season 3 which is expected to stream on Netflix in 2018.
Daredevil Season 3 Trailer
The previous season of Daredevil ended with a cliffhanger which has made the viewers more impatient. The intense fight between Elektra and Nobu Yoshioka escalated the potency level of it with every blink of an eye and the demise of Elektra left quite a few fans with a dispirited heart. And now if the news of Elektra coming back to Daredevil Season 3 is actually true then the viewers might get to witness several jaw-dropping scenarios. Anything can take place after Elektra's return which might have all the possibilities to turn the table. Wilson Fisk's return after spending a long time in the prison can also focus on some happenings which might be shocking for the viewers to witness. While Bullseye getting introduced as the new villain would surely have a lot in store for the viewers. But let's not jump to a conclusion until and unless the speculations which are doing the rounds are officially confirmed by the showrunners.
There are quite a few fan made trailers available online but Netflix has not come out with the original trailer for Daredevil Season 3. The viewers are extremely impatient right now and they have been waiting for the makers of the show to announce the kick-start of the filming of Daredevil Season 3.
The immense popularity of the web series gained tremendously good ratings and has been still fetching innumerable positive responses. The happenings of the series are so intriguing that it has all the possibilities to keep the viewers hooked on to the plot line throughout. And with such great responses the makers of the show would definitely escalate the potency level of the plot line of Daredevil Season 3.