Steven S. DeKnight Replaces Drew Goddard as Showrunner for Marvel’s Daredevil Series

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In a second change of guard this holiday weekend, Marvel has announced that Steven S. DeKnight will step in as Executive Producer and Showrunner for Marvel’s Daredevil series. He takes over for Drew Goddard, who is voluntarily stepping aside to devote more time on writing and prepping Sony’s “The Amazing Spider-Man” spin-off film, “The Sinister Six.”

DeKnight worked with Goddard on the Joss Whedon shows “Buffy: The Vampire Slayer” and “Angel,” so it should be a smooth transition. He also worked the series “Spartacus. Goddard, who also wrote the first two episodes, will stay on the series as an Executive Producer.

Marvel’s Daredevil is set to debut on Netflix in 2015.

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About Michelle Snow

Michelle Snow is a huge fan of Disney, Marvel, and Star Wars in films and TV, as well as the Disney parks. She's also an award-winning writer who has written several guidebooks on Orlando. Follow her on Twitter @zengrrl. Her blog, CitySurfing Orlando covers Orlando and the theme parks. Her favorite rides at the Disney parks are Star Tours, Big Thunder Mountain, and Indiana Jones Adventure, and she is anxiously awaiting Star Wars Land to become real. She collects anything to do with Snow White, Grumpy, Tinkerbell, and Stitch. She also has an unhealthy obsession with Jedi and Iron Man.
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