It’s Comic Con 2016 people! Which means the latest and greatest trailers/news/promo’s in the movie and TV industry is flying in fast. First up is the great trailer for the spin-off series Luke Cage. Spinning-off from Jessica Jones of course. We weren’t expecting too much but boy did we enjoy the trailer. This might just be worth watching.
Here’s a quick recap on Luke Cage: After a sabotaged experiment leaves him with super strength and unbreakable skin, Luke Cage becomes a fugitive trying to rebuild his life in modern day Harlem, New York City. But he is soon 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.
Mike Colter leads a cast that also includes Simone Missick as Misty Knight, Frank Whaley as Rafael Scarfe, Mahershala Ali as Cottonmouth, Theo Rossi as Shades, Alfre Woodard as Mariah Dillard, and the return of Rosario Dawson as Claire Temple. Cheo Hodari Coker (Notorious, “NCIS: Los Angeles”) will serve as executive producer and showrunner of the anticipated series, Marvel’s Luke Cage. Coker is writing the first two episodes of the series that will premiere everywhere that Netflix is available on September 30.
Here’s the first trailer for Marvel Luke Cage TV Series:
Iron First also got a first trailer. Iron Fist?
Finally, there’s the teaser for the culmination of the Marvel and Netflix shows with The Defenders, bringing all four of the heroes (Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron First) together in one place. Douglas Petrie and Marco Ramirez will serve as showrunners for Marvel’s The Defenders, which will also debut in 2017. Here’s the trailer for the defenders: