Top Stories

Krysten Ritter Confirmed for Marvel's 'Jessica Jones' on Netflix!

Krysten Ritter Confirmed for Marvel's 'Jessica Jones' on Netflix!

It is official – Marvel has confirmed that Krysten Ritter will indeed play the title role in the Jessica Jones series heading to Netflix!

Krysten brings both the hard edge and the vulnerability the role demands,” said executive producer/showrunner Melissa Rosenberg, who previously created Dexter. “We can’t wait for fans to see her in action, coming to Netflix in 2015.”

Jessica Jones follows “a superhero suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, which leads to her hanging up her costume and opening her own detective agency, where she ends up helping people and assisting other superheroes.”

Krysten Ritter has the type of range, spanning the comic to the tragic, that makes for the stuff of the best Marvel heroes,” said Jeph Loeb, executive producer/Marvel’s head of television. “As Jessica Jones, Krysten will bring one of the most beloved new characters of the past decade to life in a way we know will delight her longtime fans and introduce her to many more.”

ARE YOU EXCITED to see Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones?

Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Getty, Marvel
Posted to: Jessica Jones, Krysten Ritter, Marvel

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Ricky Martin and fiance Jwan Yosef go shirtless in Mexico - TMZ
  • Justin Bieber is not moving to Amsterdam - Gossip Cop
  • Austin Butler shows off his buff biceps while leaving the gym - Just Jared Jr
  • Teen Mom's Amber Portwood slams MTV for editing of reunion show fight - Radar
  • Matt Damon speaks out against allegations of his new film being "whitewashed" - Lainey Gossip
  • Jennifer Lopez just added tons of new dates to her Vegas residency - The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here