First Look: The Cast of Marvel's Jessica Jones (PHOTOS)

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Marvel's Jessica Jones - Krysten Ritter

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Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter)

After the success of Netflix's Daredevil last year, the second live-action series from the Marvel comic books, Jessica Jones, is set to premiere on Friday, November 20.

Jessica Jones revolves around Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter, pictured here), a former superhero whose career came to a brief and tragic end. Now, she's heading up her own detective agency and taking on cases in New York City.

Netflix released some first-look photos of the amazing cast—take a look through our gallery. And watch the first teaser trailer below.

Marvel's Jessica Jones - Rachael Taylor, Krysten Ritter

Trish "Patsy" Walker (Rachael Taylor)

Role: Jessica's best friend and a former model who's now a radio host.

Marvel's Jessica Jones - David Tennant

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Kilgrave (David Tennant)

Role: A physican who became a spy, Kilgrave is the baddie of this series. He's a man from Jessica's past life who throws her new life for a loop.

Marvel's Jessica Jones - Carrie-Anne Moss, Krysten Ritter

Harper (Carrie-Anne Moss)

Role: Little is known about her character, other than that she's a powerful, authoritative figure who becomes Jessica's ally.

Marvel's Jessica Jones - Mike Colter

Luke Cage (Mike Colter)

Role: A mysterious man with superhuman strength and unbreakable skin who's considered a neighborhood hero. He changes the course of Jessica's life in the series. (Plus: the third Netflix series from Marvel will be Marvel's Luke Cage.)

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