Get ready to binge-watch this weekend. Jessica Jones debuts on Netflix on November 20 and as the Marvel universe continues to expand, bringing in new morally-complex characters and nightmare-inducing villains, fans are going to spend more than just a few hours in front of their TV screens. That means they'll also be spending a good deal of time staring at Krysten Ritter. The actress, best known for her short stints on Breaking Bad and Don't Trust the B in Apartment 23, takes center stage as the eponymous superhero. It's a role Ritter never quite expected, but one she she's said she felt "was the role that I'd been waiting for and wishing for my whole life." Click through the gallery to learn more about Ritter and her road to superhero stardom. (Instagram)
The actress takes center stage as the Marvel universe continues to grow with Jessica Jones, the brand-new Netflix series debuting on November 20.