|"Soliloquy of Chaos"|
|Writer(s):|| Akela Cooper|
|Original airdate:||September 30, 2015|
|Previous Episode:||"Now You're Mine"|
|Next Episode:||"You Know My Steez"|
"Soliloquy of Chaos" is the twelfth episode of season one of Luke Cage.
Misty digs deeper for the truth as the neighbourhood's power players throw the city into confusion.
- Mike Colter as Luke Cage
- Simone Missick as Misty Knight
- Theo Rossi as Hernan "Shades" Alvarez
- Erik LaRay Harvey as Willis Stryker/Diamondback
- Alfre Woodard as Mariah Dillard
- Rob Morgan as Turk Barrett
- Ron Cephas Jones as Bobby Fish
- Jacob Vargas as Priscilla Ridley
- Jacob Vargas as Domingo Colon
- Tijuana Ricks as Thembi Wallace
- Jaiden Kaine as Zip
- Sean Ringgold as Sugar
- Deborah Ayorinde as Candace Miller
- John Clarence Stewart as Alex
- P.J. Marshall as Mario Green
- Lee Sellars as Jake Smith
- Justin Swain as Bailey
- Edelen McWilliams as Kerry Duggan
- Roberto De Felice as Ernesto
- Edward Torres as Ricardo
- David Chen as Bryce
- Andrew Casanova as Michael
- Jose Angel Diaz as Willie Gomez
- Eddie Clark as John
- John Garrett Greer as Mikey
- Brad Fraizer as EMT
- Method Man as himself
- Sway Calloway as himself
- Heather B. as herself
- Reggie Reg as himself
Continuity and References to the Marvel Cinematic Universe
- Turk Barrett appears.
- Jackie Albini is mentioned.
- Cornell Stokes/Cottonmouth is mentioned.
- Maybelline "Mama" Mabel is mentioned.
- Romeo is mentioned.
- Claire Temple is mentioned.
- Soledad Temple is mentioned.
- Damon Boone is mentioned.
- Joel Spurlock is mentioned.
- Iron Man is mentioned.
- Wilfredo "Chico" Diaz is mentioned.
- Henry "Pop" Hunter is mentioned.
- Tone is mentioned.
- Kendrick Lamar is mentioned.
- Seagate Prison is mentioned.
- Spurlock's Mortuary is mentioned.
- Genghis Connie's is mentioned.
- Ryker's Island is mentioned.
- Soledad's is mentioned.
- Soliloquy of Chaos is a song from the album Daily Operation of the hip-pop duo Gang Starr.
- When Striker lectures Zip about Icarus, he mistakeningly assumes he is talking about the rapper Icarus Moth who at one point was featured with Kendrick Lamar for his song Breeze Thru.
- Stan Lee is the agent depicted on the "See a crime? Report it" poster on the shop's window that gets held up.
- Shades' full name is revealed to be Hernan Alvarez.
- Diamondback sports the same costume he wore in the original Luke Cage comic.
- Early in this episode Zip asks Diamondback "What's in the Box?" Diamondback tells him it is one of the seven deadly sins, when Zip asks which one he replies Wrath, this is a reference to the David Fincher film Seven.
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