Dexter, Six Feet Under and Nikki alum Scott Buck will be Iron Fist’s showrunner for Marvel/Netflix…
Following the news that Marvel’s future Netflix plans were pushing ahead in earnest post-Jessica Jones, Scott Buck has signed up as the showrunner of Iron Fist.
Mr Buck is perhaps best known for his work on Dexter. Hopping between the roles of executive producer and co-executive producer, he worked on over 60 episodes of the Showtime series, seventeen of which he wrote.
Buck has also worked - in various writing and producing capacities - on Six Feet Under, Nikki, Rome, Coach, and Will Ferrell-starring animated series The Oblongs. He sounds like a safe pair of hands to us.
If you’re unfamiliar with Iron Fist (real name Daniel Rand) from the comics, here’s Marvel’s brief plot summary for the Netflix series…
"Returning to New York