|Original airdate:||September 30, 2015|
|Previous Episode:||"Suckas Need Bodyguards"|
|Next Episode:||"Blowin' Up the Spot"|
"Manifest" is the seventh episode of season one of Luke Cage.
Mariah's political career comes under fire, and Cottonmouth picks up information that could put Luke on the run.
- Mike Colter as Luke Cage
- Mahershala Ali as Cornell Stokes/Cottonmouth
- Elijah Boothe as Young Cornell Stokes/Cottonmouth
- Simone Missick as Misty Knight
- Theo Rossi as Hernan Alvarez/Shades
- Erik LaRay Harvey as Willis Stryker/Diamondback
- Rosario Dawson as Claire Temple
- Alfre Woodard as Mariah Dillard
- Megan Miller as Young Mariah Dillard
- Danny Johnson as Benjamin Donovan
- Latanya Richardson Jackson as "Mama" Mabel Stokes
- Ron Cephas Jones as Bobby Fish
- Jacob Vargas as Domingo Colon
- Karen Pittman as Priscilla Ridley
- Sonja Sohn as Betty Audrey
- Curtis Cook as Peter "Pistol Pete" Stokes
- Edwin Freeman as Young Henry "Pop" Hunters
- Jaiden Kaine as Zip
- MJ Rodriguez as Sister Boy
- Ephraim Sykes as Donnie
- John Clarence Stewart as Alex
- Justin Swain as Bailey
- Dawn-Lyen Gardner as Megan McLaren
- David Healy as Reporter #1
- Robin Payne as Reporter #2
- Jeremiah Craft as Dave Griffith
- D-Nice as himself
Continuity and References to the Marvel Cinematic Universe
- Willis Stryker/Diamondback is introduced.
- Benjamin Donovan appears.
- Daredevil is mentioned.
- Captain America is mentioned.
- Justin Hammer is mentioned.
- Rafael Scarfe is mentioned.
- Joel Spurlock is mentioned.
- Dante Chapman is mentioned.
- Connie Lin is mentioned.
- Matt Murdock is mentioned.
- Salvador Colon is mentioned.
- Buggy Stokes is mentioned.
- Henry "Pop" Hunters is mentioned.
- James Lucas is mentioned.
- Seagate Prison is mentioned.
- The Destruction of the Genghis Connie's is mentioned.
- Hammer Industries logo is shown.
- "Manifest" is a song from the album No More Mr. Nice Guy of the hip-pop duo Gang Starr.
- Only episode of the season to contain all seven regular cast members.
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