Director of hit TV shows Homeland and Dexter Michael Cuesta added to Daredevil: Reborn as team director. News will come in weeks Jill Blankenship and Grainne Godfree Joined the Disney+ series team as a writer. Cuesta will direct the first episode of the show, which is scheduled to air in spring 2024.

Cuesta joins Daredevil: Reborn team at the start of production. The 18-episode series will begin filming in New York City this March. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Cuesta will direct the pilot of the stand-alone series exclusively for the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Other directors are reportedly lined up for direct blocks of episodes.


The success of a show’s pilot is crucial because that episode will excite or connect with fans. So it’s no surprise that Cuesta directed the pilot Homeland, Primary, Blue blood and Dexter has taken over as director for the pilot of the upcoming vigilante series.

Charlie Cox as Daredevil in She-Hulk
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‘Daredevil: Reborn’: Cast, Mirror Release and Everything We Know So Far

What happens Daredevil: Reborn Is the plot in focus?

Meanwhile, Daredevil: Reborn the plot is being kept under wraps, but it still follows the previous format of the post-Matt Murdoch Daredevil series (Charlie Cox) as he tries to live the dual life of lawyer by day and vigilante hero by night. Kingpin will be the main antagonist of the show. However, Cox previously stated that he wanted the show to focus on Murdoch’s day-to-day life as a lawyer and Daredevil rather than a weekly show. Also, speaking of his cameo She-Hulk and Spider-Man: Far From HomeCox noted that Murdoch’s character was a bit lighter than the character on the Netflix show.

Along with Cox, the new Disney+ series will bring in cast members from other Marvel Cinematic Universe ties to Matt Murdoch’s Hell’s Kitchen. Vincent D’Onofrio Wilson Fisk reprises his role as the crime kingpin. D’Onoforio originally appeared as Fisk Hawkeyeand Jon Bernthal he returns after performing his role Punisher. Nikki M. James, Michael Gandolfini, Margarita Levieva and Sandrine Holt joins the cast.

The show is executive produced Matt Corman and Chris Ord. Corman and Ord will co-write with Godfree and Blankenship.

Daredevil: Reborn It will begin shooting in March of this year with a premiere in the spring of 2024.