Top 10 Need To Know Facts about Marvel’s Iron Fist
How much do we know about the lead character of Netflix’s latest superhero show Iron Fist? Did you know who else was cast as Iron Fist? There are a few of Game of Thrones actors on Iron Fist and even someone from Lord of The Rings. Which characters from other Marvel Netflix shows will appear in Iron Fist? Join WatchMojo as we count down our picks for the top 10 things you need to know about Marvel’s Iron Fist TV series.
Iron Fist (Daniel “Danny” Rand) is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by Roy Thomas and Gil Kane, Iron Fist first appeared in Marvel Premiere #15 (May 1974). The character is a practitioner of martial arts and the wielder of a mystical force known as the Iron Fist, which allows him to summon and focus his chi. He starred in his own solo series in the 1970s, and shared the title Power Man and Iron Fist for several years with Luke Cage, partnering with Cage to form the superhero team Heroes for Hire. The character has starred in numerous solo titles since, including The Immortal Iron Fist, which expanded on his origin story and the history of the Iron Fist.
Iron Fist has been adapted to appear in several animated television series and video games. Finn Jones portrays the character in the live-action television series Iron Fist developed for Netflix and is set to reprise the role in The Defenders.