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Jessica Jones 

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Following the tragic end of her brief superhero career, Jessica Jones tries to rebuild her life as a private investigator, dealing with cases involving people with remarkable abilities in New York City.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 6 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
...  Jessica Jones 26 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Trish Walker 25 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Malcolm Ducasse 22 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Jeri Hogarth 21 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Kilgrave 12 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Alisa Jones 11 episodes, 2018
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Ever since her short-lived stint as a superhero ended in tragedy, Jessica Jones has been rebuilding her personal life and career as a hot-tempered, sardonic private detective in Hell's Kitchen, New York City. Plagued by self-loathing and a wicked case of PTSD, Jessica battles demons from within and without, using her extraordinary abilities as an unlikely champion for those in need... especially if they're willing to cut her a check. Written by obtomkenobi

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Carrie-Anne Moss signed on to the series after reading the first two scripts, having been pitched the character by Jeph Loeb and Melissa Rosenberg. See more »

Quotes

Jeri Hogarth: You're coming across as paranoid.
Jessica Jones: Everyone keeps saying that. It must be a conspiracy.
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The opening credits are a blurred sequence (from Jessica's point of view) of neighborhoods with silhouetted characters carrying out private activities. See more »

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AKA a brilliant show with a truly menacing and memorable villain.
20 November 2015 | by See all my reviews

If for nothing else, watch Jessica Jones for David Tennant's performance as Kilgrave. He is better than any other Marvel movie or TV villain ever seen before. He is truly terrifying but oddly hypnotizing. He can make you do whatever he tells you to. Not only does David Tennant's charisma make this believable, but the writers use it in a lot of cool ways. As a villain, he's right up there with Heath Ledger's Joker.

Krysten Ritter (Jesse's girlfriend from season 2 of Breaking Bad) plays the lead. It's great to see a Female Marvel lead, and she delivers a wonderfully understated performance. The show starts off as a gritty detective show with dry humour and not much of Tennant. However, as the show goes along, it evolves into something much cooler. It gets darker but also funnier, and Tennant's involvement becomes larger.

In conclusion, Jessica Jones is a very binge-able show with a memorable villain and a great lead that doesn't need much prior knowledge despite tying into the Marvel universe. In my opinion, it's even better than Daredevil.


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