New Netflix TV show ‘Iron Fist’ is filming today near Macy’s in Elmhurst

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Elmhurst shoppers shouldn’t be too surprised if they suddenly find themselves surrounded by Marvel comic characters coming to life.

The upcoming TV show “Iron Fist,” which brings a classic Marvel comic series to life, has been filming in New York City for the past month. Today, the show’s cast and crew will be near the Elmhurst Macy’s department store at 90-01 Queens Blvd. to film some of its scenes, reports On Location Vacations website.

The show synopsis reads: “After his family meets a tragic fate while on expedition in China, young Rand is adopted by the people of the mystical lost city of K’un-Lun, where he’s taught a magical fighting style. Returning to New York City after being missing for years, Daniel Rand fights against the criminal element corrupting New York City with his incredible kung-fu mastery and ability to summon the awesome power of the fiery Iron Fist.”

Daniel Rand is portrayed by Finn Jones of “Game of Thrones” fame. The show has been developed by Scot Buck.

Thirteen hour-long episodes will be released simultaneously next year on Netflix, allowing us all to binge watch them.

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