Matthew Murdock is a blind lawyer who fights crime as the superhero Daredevil. Daredevil was blinded at a young age by radioactive chemicals that fell from an oncoming vehicle. Matt Murdock's father, Jack Murdock , was a boxer. However, in order to support Matt, he began working for a mobster. When Matt discovered this, he was unable to deal with the shame of it, and was blinded after carelessly crossing the road by an oncoming vehicle full of radioactive chemicals, in which was being smuggled through the city under the crime lord Kingpin 's orders. Subsequently, his father vowed revenge.
Daredevil Cartoons - Daredevil: The Man Without Fear
Before Daredevil starred in his own Netflix series , there were real plans back in the early s to have him star in a kid-friendly cartoon. However, the Saturday morning animated show never came to fruition thanks to one iconic cover by Frank Miller. The run completely deconstructed Daredevil as a character and introduced a noir sensibility and a much darker tone to the long-running Marvel hero. The run is responsible for introducing n umerous themes, characters, and elements that still exist in Daredevil comics today. However, Miller's run wasn't exactly for kids. The mature series had some gruesome moments.
Daredevil is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Daredevil was created by writer-editor Stan Lee and artist Bill Everett , with an unspecified amount of input from Jack Kirby. Daredevil's origins stem from a childhood accident that gave him special abilities.