On Friday, November 3, 2023, the trailer for Marvel Studios’ Echo was released. The trailer foregrounds the relationship between returning characters Maya Lopez (Alaqua Cox) aka Echo, first introduced in Hawkeye, and her adoptive father Wilson Fisk (Vincent D’Onofrio), aka the Kingpin of Crime. Following the events of Hawkeye, Echo is pursued by the Kingpin’s criminal empire.  According to the official series description, “When the journey brings her home, she must confront her own family and legacy.” 

Vincent D’Onofrio as Wilson Fisk/Kingpin and Darnell Besaw as young Maya Lopez in Marvel Studios' ECHO, releasing on Hulu and Disney+. Kingpin holds Maya's hand as they walk past an unmanned ice cream cart.

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Marvel Studios’ Echo

In addition to the return of Echo and Kingpin, Echo will also see the return of Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox), aka Daredevil. Both Daredevil and Kingpin debuted in the first season of Daredevil

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Originally available for streaming on Netflix but now on Disney+, Daredevil kicked off Marvel Television’s Defenders shows. These were known for depicting graphic violence and gore. Echo looks to continue this tradition, with several gruesome hits in the trailer alone and it’s even garnered Marvel Studios first TV-MA rating. Let’s just say the guy who Echo throws through the “Make America Skate Again” wall in the trailer is probably going to be feeling it in the morning, you know?

Echo official poster. It features Maya Lopez (Alaqua Cox) in the foreground beside a motorcycle. It is sunset. Behind her is the outline of Kingpin (Vincent D'Onofrio), who has a hole in his head.

Echo‘s cast also includes Zahn McClarnon, who reprises the role of Maya’s father. Rounding out the cast are Graham Greene, Chaske Spencer, Tantoo Cardinal, Devery Jacobs and Cody Lightning.

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Echo will be available for streaming on both Disney+ and Hulu on January 10, 2024. And all five episodes will be available on Hulu through April 9, 2024. As noted by the press release, this makes it the first Marvel Studios streaming series to simultaneously debut all of its episodes. Will you be streaming the series when it arrives early next year? Be sure and let Geek Girl Authority know in the comment section.

 Check out the Echo trailer with Choctaw subtitles here.


Avery Kaplan