No Right Answer: Superhero That Most Deserves a TV Series

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Snowblindblitz:
The Doom Patrol.

Capitalizes on the love of "weird" shows, like Fringe and Supernatural.

Plus, Doom Patrol is more interesting then, oh, most super heroes.

You win over my idea. I wanted either Dr. Strange or Constantine for the same reason, but I think you have the better idea. They can do the same thing, plus provide the fun of an ensemble of characters. If you don't like 1, you may like another (an idea behind most super hero group comic books).

But Ms. Marvel? Does anyone else think that is a good idea? What on Earth was that guy thinking?

Uh, I'm pretty sure there's a big roadblock towards a Daredevil movie being made - Fox owns the movie rights, at the very least. Not sure about the TV rights, though - Sony has the rights to make movies of Spider-Man, but they lost the TV rights, which Marvel has.

If you want a Miss Marvel TV show you have to explain what's so good about her (past, powers, villains). Given that the only reason to give her a show was that she's a female Avenger I'd have to say that there isn't any compelling reason to give her a TV show.

Why is Daredevil a judge rather than a lawyer? This greatly changes his character because as a judge he can do whatever he considers right, while a lawyer has to get evidence to convince the judge and jury to do something. I doubt many people would approve of a judge ignoring the law simply because he's decided that one side should win. Also Electra was boring so Daredevil would be better without her. A hero doesn't need a love interest.

I'd say a Daredevil show would be better because you can have several episodes about prosecuting minor criminals, rather than fighting supervillians. Something you can't do in a Miss Marvel show.

uanime5:
If you want a Miss Marvel TV show you have to explain what's so good about her (past, powers, villains). Given that the only reason to give her a show was that she's a female Avenger I'd have to say that there isn't any compelling reason to give her a TV show.

Why is Daredevil a judge rather than a lawyer? This greatly changes his character because as a judge he can do whatever he considers right, while a lawyer has to get evidence to convince the judge and jury to do something. I doubt many people would approve of a judge ignoring the law simply because he's decided that one side should win. Also Electra was boring so Daredevil would be better without her. A hero doesn't need a love interest.

I'd say a Daredevil show would be better because you can have several episodes about prosecuting minor criminals, rather than fighting supervillians. Something you can't do in a Miss Marvel show.

So
Ms. Marvel is a military trained professional woman. She hardly has love interests in the comic(except for a couple of infamous times under a couple of bad writers over 2 decades ago) because she is a professional woman who doesn't really have an interest in a relationship right now.

Furthermore, she's a great jumping-on point for the spacey aspects of marvel since her background involves absorbing a Kree Power Crystal which gave her the inherited powers of one of their guardians. Being human, she took the powers back to earth and fought for her people here. Her power selection, at first, was pretty standard. You had your super-strength, and your flight, and, oh yeah, she was really fast. This changed though as it became evident that what she was really doing in all of those situations was instantly converting energy, and that her power is probably limited by her mind more than anything else. She also started taking on memories from the aliens who had her crystal before her.

Ms. Marvel is a pretty cool character, and would be a refreshing female character because she isn't atypical. That being said, the sheer cosmic nature of her kind of needs a movie, and you could easily fit her into a movie by eschewing out stereotypical crap like love interests(which Chris was apparently just assuming we HAVE to do.), and daddy issues, and getting into "she is a female commando bad-ass with powers" right away. Kind of G.I.Jane but way cooler.

That being said, I think Daredevil works wonderfully for a TV show. You sound like someone who has only seen the movie(which I don't think is terrible, but wasn't good at all.) Jennifer Garner did a terrible job on Elektra. First off, she wasn't even a little Greek, she didn't come off as mysterious or exotic(two things that Elektra definitely is), and she didn't have that cold streak when it comes to revenge. Elektra is more than just a standard love interest, but unfortunately that is all she got to amount to in the original Daredevil movie(did you say something about an Elektra movie? That would be cool, too bad one has never been made. NO! None has been made! Seriously, none!) The only problem I have with Elektra is the old "why the hell did you bring her back" problem. She was written to die, it was actually kind of important to the story, but ninja magic can just bring her back any old time she goes off to die now.

Also, no, Matt Murdock's character would be completely different as a judge. As a Lawyer he doesn't have to play up anyone, as he isn't in an elected seat. Judges are elected, not just professionally hired. Murdock stays a lawyer so he can stay close to the worst parts of New York, and keep an eye on the heavy corruption and trafficking going on under everyone's noses. I do agree that his story would work great as a TV show rather than a movie. Elektra could come in more subtly as this beautiful greek girl who has chemistry with Matt. You could give Foggy, and Ben Urich more development time. Kingpin can be the guy behind the guys that Matt has to bring down, and there'd be a long story uncovering what Kingpin is doing. Eventually Daredevil's two-pronged attack on Kingpin's empire would take it's toll, and Kingpin would be arrested at the end of the 2nd season(with Elektra taking up the first season, and dying in the season finale), and then Kingpin would show off how deep his empire goes by running everything from his cell.

In the meantime you could establish other members of Daredevil's rogue's gallery, like Typhoid Mary, and the Hand Ninjas, who would then be prepped for movie appearances as one of the big baddies in the Marvel U. You could probably throw him Gorgon too, since he is currently the head of the Hand. Daredevil would be the perfect jumping on point for such things, since Wolverine is in legality hell, and they ACTUALLY DID GET THE RIGHTS TO DAREDEVIL BACK!!!!!(I saw a post saying it was owned by Fox, but Daredevil is one of the lisences that Disney managed to fenagle back into their seat, so the could totally run with this.

They could also do either Marvel Knights, or Heroes for Hire pretty easily WITH Daredevil since both groups involve Daredevil at least some of the time(he lead the Marvel Knights, and has been on and off as a Hero for Hire), and Kingpin is a major hitter for either group, since your power level is pretty low.(no asgardian gods or anything like that)

DD all the way. MS Marvel is a joke and one of Marvel's many shameful clones.

I think Daredevil would be great because of Kingpin. You have two sides to their battle. Daredevil foiling his plans by night and building a case against him by day. The more intense Daredevil's struggle gets the more conflicted he could become. Knowing Daredevil could hurt him in the short term but Matt Murdoch could ruin his life for ever.

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