Following the incredible success of Daredevil and Jessica Jones, it appears Marvel intend to move ahead with their planned Iron Fist Netflix series, and have hired a writer to work on it. Writer Scott Reynolds’ previous work includes working on Jessica Jones, and now it appears he has moved on to work on Iron Fist aswell. As he has updated his Twitter info to list himself as a writer on the planned series.
Its unclear If he is signed on to work on just a few episodes, or if he will have a writing presence over the entire first season. It had previously been announced that Dexter writer, Scott Buck had been hired as show-runner.
This comes days after Luke Cage actor Mike Colter stated in an interview with Collider that Iron Fist has been cast and Marvel are waiting for the right time to make the announcement.
It is still unknown when we can expect Iron Fist to hit Netflix however it is expected that it will be released by late 2017 at latest.