After fans welcomed him into the Marvel TV Universe as a supporting character in Jessica Jones, it’s time for Luke Cage (Mike Colter) to headline his own show. Yesterday at Comic-Con, Marvel and Netflix introduced Colter and his fellow Luke Cage castmates to a thunderous ovation before unveiling the first teaser for the upcoming series.
Check out the Luke Cage Comic-Con teaser below.
With a supporting cast that also includes Mahershala Ali as Cornell Stokes, Alfre Woodard as Mariah Dillard, Theo Rossi as Shades, Frank Whaley as Scarfe, and Simone Missick as Misty Knight, Luke Cage will debut on September 30, exclusively on Netflix.
After a sabotaged experiment leaves him with super strength and unbreakable skin, Luke Cage (Mike Colter) becomes a fugitive who attempts to rebuild his life in modern day Harlem, 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.