13 Things You Didn't Know About Marvel's Jessica Jones

When you think of Marvel superheroes on the big or small screen, certain names come to mind: Spider-Man, Iron Man, Rocket Raccoon. If you're a Netflix viewer, you've heard one more name: Jessica Jones. Who is she? What does she do? Is she an Avenger? Why should you care about this Jessica Jones person? She's one of the most bada** superheroes in the business, and the most in-demand P.I. in all of Marvel.

Jessica is a relatively new character, but she's done a lot in her limited time. She's been an Avenger, a private eye, a solo hero, a wife, and a mother. She's strong, intelligent, snarky, tough, and won't take crap from anybody - even her husband, Luke Cage. Jessica is an innovative character who is unusual in a lot of ways, and this list will give you the primer you need.