Netflix just released the first poster of Kilgrave from Marvel’s Jessica Jones. The character is played by David Tennant (Doctor Who, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire) in the series set to debut on November 20, 2015 at 12:01am PT. All 13 one hour episodes will be available at that time for those into binge-watching.
According to Netflix, Dr. Zebediah Kilgrave/Purple Man is an enigmatic figure from Jessica’s past. His reappearance will send shockwaves through the former super hero’s world. The cast is led by Krysten Ritter in the title role and includes Mike Colter (Luke Cage), Rachael Taylor (Trish Walker), Carrie-Anne Moss, Eka Darville, Erin Moriarty, and Wil Traval.
Dexter and Twilight screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg is the series’ showrunner and executive produces with Liz Friedman and Marvel’s Head of Television Jeph Loeb.
Jessica Jones is a suspenseful, edgy look into the life of Jessica Jones, one of the most popular new Marvel characters of the last decade, as she faces demons from within and without.
After a tragic ending to her short-lived Super Hero stint, Jessica Jones is rebuilding her personal life and career as a detective who gets pulled into cases in New York City.