The upcoming American web series The Punisher is all set to premier from 2017 in Netflix which is entirely based on Marvel Comic’s superhero stories. Set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), The Punisher Season 1 will share and feature the continuity with the films and television series of the same name. In fact, the respective series can also be said as a spin-off to Marvel’s Daredevil. Rendering upon action-crime-drama superhero web series will air it’s all the episodes together in 2017.
Created by Steve Lightfoot, The Punisher Season 1 is being Produced by Cindy Holland, Jim Chory, Jeph Loeb
and Steve Lightfoot. It has a superb star cast of Jon Bernthal essaying the role of Frank Castle or The Punisher with the support of Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Amber Rose Revah, Deborah Ann Woll, Daniel Webber, Ben Barnes, among others. Developed under the banner of Marvel Televisions and ABC Studios, The Punisher was ordered for production back in 2011 but later on got confirmed in April 2016 by Netflix.
The storyline of The Punisher Season 1 revolves around a Man named Frank Castle, who is haunted as well as hunted after his family is murdered. He soon becomes vigilant and famous in the criminal underworld named as The Punisher where aims to fight crime by hook or by crook. Use of his lethal methods is Castle’s speciality thus creating a fair image of Daredevil from the Marvel’s.
Scheduled to be released in early 2017, The Punisher Season 1 could be seen on Netflix, with a streaming service as it will air the 13-hour long series simultaneously rather than having serialised format so as to encourage binge-watching.