The Punisher is an American web television series created by( or for) Netflix. It was created by Steve Lightfoot and is based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. It is set in Marvel’s Universe and is a spin-off of Marvel’s daredevil.
The production team, however, included Marvel Television and ABC Studios. The series is based on the genre of Action, Conspiracy thriller, and Crime drama basically. As of now, the series has got two seasons.
All episodes of the first season of the series were released on November 17, 2017, on Netflix. Later on, the series got renewed for a second season and all the episodes of the second season were released on January 18, 2019.
The series is seen revolving around Frank Castle who uses lethal methods to fight crime as the vigilante “The punished”.
After exacting exact revenge on those responsible for the death of the family ( as shown per the second season of Daredevils), the first part shows the former Frank Castle( Force Recon Marine) who is popularly known as ” the punisher” known throughout the New York City, who is seen uncovering a large conspiracy beyond and behind the accident that was done to him and his family.
The cast in both the previous seasons had – Jon Bernthal ( playing Frank Castle/ Punisher), Ebon Moss- Bachrach( playing David Lieberman/ Micro), Ben Barnes ( as Billy Russo/ Jigsaw), Amber Rose Revah ( as Dinah Madani), Daniel Webber ( as Lewis Wilson). There were several new characters and guest characters that were introduced in the series that played a crucial role and made the series a better one.
But the latest news that has been released on behalf of the production team, Marvel series and the director himself is that Netflix has canceled the third season of the series. The streaming platform(i.e Netflix) has also called off several other Marvel series like – Daredevils, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, which kind of denoted that this show won’t be streaming or be continuing further.