Luke Cage

Luke Cage Once a feared gang member Luke Cage grew up surrounded by crime. Framed for a crime he did not commit, Cage soon lands in prison where a group of radical scientists offer him his freedom if he agrees to become a guinea pig for medical experiments. Luckily, the experiments give him superhuman strength and toughness instead of cancer. Taking the name Power Man, Luke returns to the streets as a mercenary for hire.
We learned today that Mike Colter has either bagged the role of Luke Cage or he's on the verge of sealing the deal. Now, Terry Crews, a fan-favourite choice for the role has responded to this latest rumour...
Marvel haven't issued a press release just yet, but the trades are reporting that Breaking Bad actress Krysten Ritter has been chosen to play Jessica Jones in the upcoming Netflix series. It also sounds like they've found their Luke Cage in the form of Mile Colter. Read on for details!
Just as another name has been added to the shortlist of actresses up for the role of Jessica Jones, Marvel and Netflix are also said to be eyeing a third actor for Luke Cage; relative newcomer Cleo Anthony! Hit the jump for details and a look at the man who might be Luke Cage...
Idris Elba already plays Heimdall in the THOR movies, but he's made no secret about wanting to take on a leading role elsewhere in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Well, despite a lot of speculation, it clearly won't be as Luke Cage because the actor reveals that someone else has already been chosen...
While speaking to IGN about his love of superheroes, the Amazing Spider-Man 2 actor reveals that he was approached to play Luke Cage, aka Power Man, "back in the day". Foxx also speaks about what drew him to comic book characters at an early age.
We've heard from Brooklyn Nine-Nine and The Expendables 3 star Terry Crews about his interest in playing Luke Cage a number of times in the past, but now that Marvel and Netflix have given the character his own series, the actor makes it clear that he still wants the role...
Bryan Singer is recording blu-ray/dvd commentary for the X-Men: Days of Future Past home video release. Rapper 50 Cent says he wants to play a Marvel super villain. And new promo art featuring Stephen Amell as the Arrow.
Luke Cage is one of several Marvel comics series in development at Netflix, and actor Mars Crain has announced his desire to play the coveted role in a cool sizzle reel.
At the recent Paley Fest panel for Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., head of Marvel TV Jeph Loeb confirmed that the 13-episode, Matt Murdock|Daredevil series will begin shooting in NYC this July.
He's been a fan favourite choice for a very long time, and now Brooklyn Nine Nine star Terry Crews once again shares his thoughts on playing Luke Cage, this time in the planned limited series which will debut on Netflix sometime in 2015. Is he still interested? Read on for details...
Who would win between Halo's Master Chief and Captain America? Find out this February. A Tintin sequel is still happening says Jamie Bell. And the difference between Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Netflix's Daredevil, Luke Cage, Iron Fist and Jessica Jones shows.
Talking at the 41st Annual UBS Global Media and Communications Conference, Disney CFO Jay Rasulo has talked briefly about the decision to team with Netflix for The Defenders as well as reflecting on the acquisitions of both Marvel and Lucasfilm. Do they have anyone else in their sights?
The Flash, Hourman, Constantine, Daredevil, Luke Cage, Iron Fist and a Walking Dead spinoff are just a few of the television shows currently in development. Which one is your most anticipated?
A live-action version of Luke Cage is coming in one of Netflix's planned series', but Idris Elba won't reveal whether he'll be playing him! He does however confirm that he once spoke to Marvel about the character, dismisses Jurassic World rumours and again shows his enthusiasm to play 007...
You may have noticed it in front of Thor: The Dark World or even tonight's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode, but check out Marvel Studios' first very own logo & fanfare up-close and in its original quality!
Some fans were more than a little disheartened to learn that Daredevil, Luke Cage, Iron Fist and Jessica Jones would be heading to Netflix instead of their local theatre, but the good news is that the door is still open for that to happen should the series' prove to be a success.
And that's not all: These Netflix shows will eventually lead to The Defenders miniseries! But that won't be for quite a while, as the shows don't kick off until 2015. Read on for more details in the full press release.
The Expendables actor has been a firm fan-favorite for the role of "Power Man" for quite some time now, but while chatting to Blackfilm.com about his first animated flick, Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2, Crews says that he's "trying to take myself outta that running"..
As we know, Marvel head honcho Kevin Feige recently stated that he'd love to have Johnson come aboard the MCU. Now the former WWE champ has acknowledged this on Twitter, and of course has a very specific character in mind that he'd like to play..
Is Luke Cage going to be in Whedon's SHIELD?
Chad Coleman, Tyreese on AMC's The Walking Dead expresses a strong desire to play Luke Cage for Marvel Studios. He even gives us a brief taste of what his Luke Cage would sound like and delivers his infamous catchphrase, "Sweet Christmas."
Phase Two of the Marvel Cinematic Universe doesn't officially begin until May 3rd's Iron Man 3 but lets analyze how much we know about Marvel's Phase Three. Is there room for Black Panther?
This fan-made effort is pretty damn good indeed, and apparently even fooled a few people around April 1st. Check out the - as of last night former - WWE champion as the hero for hire himself after the jump. Would you like to see this happen for real?
The pilot writer says AKA Jessica Jones is probably not fit for network television given its adult themes. There will obviously be changes from the source material but it will stay true to its dark roots....possibly on cable television.
Ant-Man, Doctor Strange and a new Hulk movie are all set to be featured in Marvel's Studios' "Phase Three" after 2015's The Avengers 2. But what other character(s) do you want to see get a film then? Here's your chance to cast your vote.