When Charlie Cox debuted in Netflix in the role of Daredevil, aka mad Murdock, the comic fans went crazy. Netflix’s Daredevil became one of the best shows since 2015, and it ran successfully for three seasons.
After season 3, fans became extremely excited about Daredevil season 4. It was clear that Charlie Cox would reprise the titular role in the show. But what about its release date? Are you in love with Netflix’s Daredevil? Then read till the end to know when the next installment of this show is coming to the screen.
Daredevil: A Little Flashback
Daredevil revolves around the blind lawyer cum vigilante Matt Murdock. He works in Hell’s Kitchen and is often seen working for interesting cases and defending superheroes and those who need justice. In the night, he becomes Daredevil, the acrobatic hand-to-hand combatant hero who fights crime from that place.
In the third season, fans get to see the birth of Bullseye. FBI agent Benjamin Poundexter is inside an O.T in an unknown location. He is undergoing an operation after the accidental crush of his spines. Poundexter came in between the flight of Wilson Fisk, aka the Kingpin and Daredevil, became a victim of the intense fight.
His operating doctor is none other than Dr. Oyama, also known as Lord Dark Wind. He is the creator of Cognium steel (also known as adamantium in X-men). Poindexter nerds Cognium steel to repair his spine. Suddenly, a Bullseye symbol zooms in Poundexter’s eye. Hence, it clears that Bullseye is back, and he will become the main villain of the series once again.
But, the cliffhanger and Matt’s deal with Fisk for protecting the latter’s wife, Vanessa, also create a cliffhanger. Fisk is leaving for prison while Matt spares him and promises to protect his family. Besides that, Matt also has his friends and estranged mother and sister back in his life. Overall, season 3 left a lot of plot holes and an opening for season 4.
Is Daredevil Season 4 happening?
Well, Daredevil Season 4 is happening. But, everything changed after Matt Murdock got his official introduction in MCU. Daredevil is now an official part of the MCU universe, and marvel is keen on taking the show forward!
Matt comes to Peter Parker after the young superhero’s identity is leaked among the masses in the movie. The blind lawyer was seen in “Spiderman: No way Home“.
Moreover, Kingpin also made his debut in MCU with Hawkeye.
With these two characters getting an official introduction in the MCU and Netflix suddenly canceling the show, each thing fell in its place. Marvel is at present planning to launch their take on Daredevil!
MCU head Kevin Feige shared some details about their plan with CinemaBlend in December 2021. He stated, “If you were to see Daredevil in upcoming things, Charlie Cox, yes, would be the actor playing Daredevil. Where we see that how we see that, when we see that, remains to be seen.”
Hence it is clear that Daredevil will return with his own stint in the MCU. But, Feige did not clearly state what they are planning for the future.
While Marvel has already impressed with some exciting OTT series like WandaVision, Loki, and Hawkeye, a series on Daredevil seems possible and coming within a year. But, being Marvel, they can also launch a movie if they want to! Or, Marvel may also do a soft reboot of the story!
But, as Feige confirms their take on Daredevil, it is clear that the Netflix show has ended, and Marvel will carry the baton of Daredevil from now on!
So, one thing is clear, Fans’ favorite Daredevil will surely return. It is unknown whether it returns as Daredevil Season 4 or in a new format! But, one thing is sure, Matt Murdock and his friends and enemies will return on the silver screen!
Possible release date of Daredevil season 4
Marvel is now in charge of the stories and release of shows or movies related to Daredevil. They are yet to make any official statement on the Daredevil season 4 release date.
The series is probably in the planning stage or pre-production stage(nothing is sure!). Hence, nothing may show up on the screen this year. Therefore, if any new show or series releases, that will happen in 2023!
Daredevil Season 4 cast
Kevin Feige already confirmed that Charlie Cox would reprise his role as Daredevil. Cox has become synonymous with this superhero character with his unique yet intriguing acting skill and charisma. He has made Daredevil a household name comic lovers in the web show. Due to this, Marvel is not planning to replace him with anyone else.
Fans also got to see Elden Henson as Foggy Nelson in Spiderman: No Way Home. Hence, he will probably reprise his role as well.
Besides that, Vincent D’Onofrio reprised his role as Kingpin in the Hawkeye series. He will also reprise his role in future MCU Daredevil ventures.
You can also expect to see Deborah Ann Wool (Karen Page), Jay Ali (Rahul Nadeem), Wilson Bethel(Bullseye), Jon Bernthal (Punisher) and others reprising their roles. But, Marvel can also introduce new faces and characters in their take of Daredevil.
Daredevil season 4 plot
It is now official that MCU will represent Daredevil in their way. So, there may not be any official Season 4 as well.
Marvel also did not confirm any possible plots till now. So, the story can take on where it left off in Daredevil season 3. Or, Marvel may introduce a new fresh story for its fans!
Until now, nothing is sure, and fans have to wait for any official news announcement. Over the years, Marvel has introduced characters in a charismatic way and made their movies and web shows entertaining and interesting.
Hence, you have to wait to check how Marvel decides to run the story. Till then, stay tuned with us to know more!