Comic book TV series Marvel's Jessica Jones has been renewed for a third season by Netflix the streaming service has confirmed. The news comes a little more than a month after the second season launched on March 8, International Women's Day.
Season 2 revolved around Jessica (Krysten Ritter) digging deeper into her mysterious past and the origin of her powers while she's still haunted by Killgrave/The Purple Man (David Tennant), whom she killed at the end of last season. Reviews for the sophomore effort were definitely favorable, but not as positive as they were the first time around. Season 2 of Marvel's Jessica Jones holds an 87% on Rotten Tomatoes compared to the 92% on Season 1.
The show is executive produced by showrunner Melissa Rosenberg along with Marvel’s Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory. Marvel’s Jessica Jones is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios for Netflix. The cast also features Rachael Taylor as Trish Walker, Carrie-Anne Moss as Jeri Hogarth and Eka Darville as Malcolm Ducasse. Jones's character was created for Marvel Comics by writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Michael Gaydos.