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Luke Cage (Netflix series)

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Luke Cage
Creator(s): Cheo Hodari Coker[1]
Number of Seasons: 1
Number of Episodes: 13
Running Time: 60 mins
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Luke Cage is an upcoming Netflix series that is part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It is slated to premiere on September 30, 2016.


A street-fighting ex-con battles crime on the streets of New York as the Super Hero, Luke Cage.


Main Cast

Recurring Cast



Season 1


In March 2016, Paul McGuigan confirmed he directed the pilot and second episode of the series.[2]


  • Luke Cage made his first appearance in Jessica Jones.
  • Lance Gross and Cleo Anthony had screen tests for Luke Cage before Mike Colter was cast.
  • Dulé Hill was rumored for the role of Luke Cage, he denied knowledge of the role.
  • Luke Cage was originally introduced in 1972 and was originally intended as a stereotype representing the rise of black blaxsploitation at the time with the releases of Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song and Shaft.
  • Every episode title of the series is named after a Gang Starr song.
  • The character's "steel hard" skin has been retconned as "titanium hard" skin.
  • This will be Marhershala Ali's second Netflix series. His first was House of Cards.
  • The teaser trailer was shown at the end of the second season of Daredevil.


Promotion, Filming and Concept art






External links

Luke Cage on IMDB


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Phase 2 Iron Man 3 | Thor: The Dark World | Captain America: The Winter Soldier | Guardians of the Galaxy
Avengers: Age of Ultron | Ant-Man
Phase 3 Captain America: Civil War | Doctor Strange | Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 | Spider-Man: Homecoming
Thor: Ragnarok | Black Panther | Avengers: Infinity War | Captain Marvel | Avengers 4
One-Shots The Consultant | A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor’s Hammer | Item 47 | Agent Carter
All Hail the King
TV Shows Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. | Agent Carter
Netflix Series Daredevil | Jessica Jones | Luke Cage | Iron Fist | The Defenders | The Punisher
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