Comic book fans, both blind and sighted, are asking Netflix to provide audio descriptions for "Daredevil," a show about a blind superhero.

The blind superhero that the blind can't enjoy

Comic book fans, both blind and sighted, are asking Netflix to provide audio descriptions for "Daredevil," a show about a blind superhero.

Netflix's original series Daredevil, which stars a blind superhero, was originally hard for blind audience members to understand. The series was released without audio description that would make it accessible to the visually-impaired. TV broadcasters are required to release such descriptions for some content, but Netflix, as an internet streaming service, faces no such requirement.

After Fan Pressure, Netflix Makes 'Daredevil' Accessible To The Blind

Netflix's original series Daredevil, which stars a blind superhero, was originally hard for blind audience members to understand. The series was released without audio description that would make it accessible to the visually-impaired. TV broadcasters are required to release such descriptions for some content, but Netflix, as an internet streaming service, faces no such requirement.

Jessica Jones rewrote the superhero rulebook – Can Daredevil's second series match its success? The blind superhero is back in action for a great season two opener - but is the series already behind the times, wonders Huw Fullerton

Jessica Jones rewrote the superhero rulebook – can Daredevil's second series match its success?

Jessica Jones rewrote the superhero rulebook – Can Daredevil's second series match its success? The blind superhero is back in action for a great season two opener - but is the series already behind the times, wonders Huw Fullerton

Netflix makes a blind superhero accessible to blind audiences - The Washington Post

Netflix makes a blind superhero accessible to blind audiences

See the swag lady on the left? That Deborah Ann Woll, the amazing Karen Page in Daredevil. See the cool guy on the right? That's her husband, E. J.  He is a fan of Daredevil and has a degenerative disease that causes blindness. It was a very important role for Deborah because of having a blind superhero on TV.  Her husband dressed as Matt Murdock for the premiere red carpet, with the Daredevil symbol beneath his shirt.  What an amazing story :)) #RepresentationMatters !!

See the swag lady on the left? That Deborah Ann Woll, the amazing Karen Page in Daredevil. See the cool guy on the right? That's her husband, E. J. He is a fan of Daredevil and has a degenerative disease that causes blindness. It was a very important role for Deborah because of having a blind superhero on TV. Her husband dressed as Matt Murdock for the premiere red carpet, with the Daredevil symbol beneath his shirt. What an amazing story :)) #RepresentationMatters !!

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Isaac Brynjegard-Bialik (American) "The Menorah" ~ Artist’s Statement: The Knesset Menorah is itself a history text, with scenes carved, detailing the history of the Jewish people. In “The Menorah,” cut-up scenes and speech bubbles from Daredevil comics stand in lieu of these stories; the story of this blind superhero who faces continual trials and challenges serves as a parallel to the high and low points of our people’s narrative.

Isaac Brynjegard-Bialik (American) "The Menorah" ~ Artist’s Statement: The Knesset Menorah is itself a history text, with scenes carved, detailing the history of the Jewish people. In “The Menorah,” cut-up scenes and speech bubbles from Daredevil comics stand in lieu of these stories; the story of this blind superhero who faces continual trials and challenges serves as a parallel to the high and low points of our people’s narrative.

For those of you who are living under a box, Netflix released it’s Daredevil series early this month.  Just like other Netflix series, I naturally had to binge watch it.  Took me a few days, but it was amazing.  Alright, that’s not the point - the point is Daredevil and his workout.  Charlie Cox…

For those of you who are living under a box, Netflix released it’s Daredevil series early this month. Just like other Netflix series, I naturally had to binge watch it. Took me a few days, but it was amazing. Alright, that’s not the point - the point is Daredevil and his workout. Charlie Cox…

Fan's to Netflix: Make Daredevil Accessible to the Blind

The blind superhero that the blind can't enjoy

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