Cast Is Revealed
Luke Cage is a Marvel-ous Series!
Luke Cage premise is a story of a sabotaged experiment that leaves Luke Cage with super strength and unbreakable skin. He becomes a fugitive who attempts to rebuild his life in modern day New York City. But soon he is pulled out of the shadows and must fight a battle for the heart of his city forcing him to confront a past he had tried to bury.
Created by Archie Goodwin and John Romita, Sr., Luke Cage is one of the most popular street level heroes in the Marvel Universe.
View the trailer and enjoy this new superhero series September 30.
Cast of Marvel’s Luke Cage
- Mike Colter as Luke Cage: He’s a neighborhood hero in New York. Luke Cage is a darker, grittier, than Iron Man or Thor.
- Mahershala Ali as Cornell “Cottonmouth” Stokes: The owner of the Harlem’s Paradise nightclub who deals in illegal operations he’s a God-father type villain and is the other “hero” in the story.
- Alfre Woodard as Mariah Dillard: Not a criminal herself but a local politician and the cousin of Stokes she wants to see a change brought to the neighborhood.
- Simone Missick as Misty Knight: Is a police detective that believes in the justice system. She’s not a girlfriend, wife or sidekick but a strong confident stand alone character.
- Theo Rossi as “Shades” Alvarez: A relentless, menacing, slick and manipulative, street smart criminal with ties to the past.
- Frank Whaley as Rafael Scarfe: The hard nosed detective who is Misty Knights partner.
Luke Cage is scheduled to be released on September 30, 2016 and fans of comics are looking forward to this new 12 episode season of Marvel’s Luke Cage.