Marvel’s Iron Fist is no more and won’t get a third season — at least on Netflix — as the company announced the cancellation today.
“Marvel’s Iron Fist will not return for a third season on Netflix,” said the Disney-owned comic giant and the streamer in a joint statement to Deadline today.
While the show was arguably the weakest link in Netflix’s Marvel lineup, reviews indicate that the second season somewhat redeemed the series and there was hope for a third season. However, given Disney’s soon to be launched streaming service, as well as the fact they own Marvel, it’s not all that surprising to see some Marvel and Star Wars related content pegged to be leaving Netflix.
“Everyone at Marvel Television and Netflix is proud of the series and grateful for all of the hard work from our incredible cast, crew
andshowrunners,” Marvel and Netflix added. “We’re thankful to the fans who have watched these two seasons, and for the partnershipwe’ve shared on this series. While the series on Netflix has ended, the immortalIron Fist will live on.”
Other Marvel series like Daredevil (which is seeing the third season release next week), Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and The Punisher seem to be safe on Netflix — for now. Given the vague “the
What do you think about the cancellation of Marvel’s Iron Fist on Netflix? Do you think it will make it’s way over to Disney’s new streaming service? Let us know in the comments below or on Google+, Twitter, or Facebook.Source: Deadline