Tag Archives: Luke Cage

First Impressions: Marvel’s Luke Cage (USA, 2016) may be the best Defenders series yet

Netflix are certainly not playing it safe with Luke Cage, their third collaboration with Marvel, nor are they tripping over themselves as they retread through the same universe as Daredevil and Jessica Jones. No, this one has all the ambition and polish of the other two but with the aim to make much more a statement, to lash out at real world issues and defiantly paint a portrait of a strong, black and powerful street-level superhero with as much muscle and grit in the visuals and text as Cage himself.... Continue Reading

Netflix and Marvel welcome Luke Cage and The Defenders to San Diego Comic Con

For the first time since Luke Cage emerged as Marvel and Netflix’s next original series, the cluster of stars forming the cast of the of the series took to the panel at Comic Con San Diego. Among the panel was Luke Cage to be Mike Colter, Alfre Woodard, Mahershala Ali, Theo Rossi, Simone Missick, Frank Whaley and Executive Producer, Cheo Hodari Coker.... Continue Reading

It looks like Captain America: Civil War won’t mark the first major tie-in to the Netflix Defenders after all

As we inch slowly, painfully, closer to the release of Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War, some armchair detective work by the team at comicbook.com has revealed what may be the first tentative link between the new film and Netflix’s growing collection of Marvel shows.... Continue Reading